Biblical Concept: Rich, the


Good rich


Proverbs 10:4, diligent

1 Timothy 6:18, do good

James 1:10, humiliation

1 Chronicles 29:28, King David


Bad rich


Proverbs 18:11, imagination

Proverbs 18:23, answers roughly

Proverbs 22:16, oppresses

Proverbs 28:6, crooked

Proverbs 28:11, wise in his own eyes

Ecclesiastes 5:12, not . . . sleep

Jeremiah 5:27, deceit

Jeremiah 9:23, boast

Micah 6:12, violence

Habakkuk 2:6, loans

Luke 12:16-21, not rich toward God

Luke 16:19-22, splendor every day

James 2:6, oppress . . . drag you into court

Revelation 3:17, wretched

Psalm 49:6, trust in their wealth . . . boast

Psalm 52:7, evil desire

Proverbs 11:16, violent

Ezekiel 28:4-5, heart is lifted up because of your riches

Daniel 11:2, strong through his riches


Spiritual riches


1 Samuel 2:7, The LORD makes poor and rich

Proverbs 10:22, blessing of the LORD that makes rich

2 Corinthians 6:10, poor yet making many rich

2 Corinthians 8:9, through His poverty might become rich

Ephesians 2:4, rich in mercy

James 2:5, rich in faith

Revelation 2:9, poverty (but you are rich)

Revelation 3:18, that you may become rich

1 Chronicles 29:12, Both riches and honor come from Thee

2 Chronicles 1:11-12, I will give you riches and wealth and honor (to Solomon)

Proverbs 3:16, In her left hand are riches and honor

Proverbs 8:18, Riches and honor are with me

Proverbs 14:24, crown of the wise is their riches

Proverbs 22:4, fear of the LORD Are riches, honor and life

Proverbs 24:4, by knowledge . . . precious and pleasant riches

Ecclesiastes 5:19, God has given riches and wealth

Isaiah 61:6, You will eat the wealth of nations, And in their riches you will boast

Romans 2:4, riches of His kindness and forbearance and patience

Romans 9:23, the riches of His glory

Romans 10:12, abounding in riches

Romans 11:12, riches for the world

Romans 11:33, depth of the riches

Ephesians 1:7, riches of His grace

Ephesians 1:18, riches of the glory

Ephesians 2:7, riches of His grace

Ephesians 3:8, riches of Christ

Ephesians 3:16, riches of His glory

Philippians 4:19, His riches in glory in Christ Jesus

Colossians 1:27, riches of the glory of this mystery

Hebrews 11:26, greater riches than the treasures of Egypt

Revelation 5:12, receive power and riches

Colossians 3:16, word of Christ richly dwell within you

Titus 3:6, richly through Jesus Christ




Proverbs 21:17, loves wine and oil will not become rich

Proverbs 28:20, makes haste to be rich will not go unpunished

Ecclesiastes 10:6, rich men sit in humble places

Ecclesiastes 10:20, do not curse a rich man

Matthew 19:23-24, hard for a rich man to enter the kingdom

Luke 6:24, woe to you who are rich

Luke 18:22-25, he was extremely rich

1 Timothy 6:9, want to get rich fall into temptation

1 Timothy 6:17, rich in this present world

James 1:11, rich man in the midst of his pursuits will fade away

James 5:1, Come now, you rich

Revelation 18:19, rich by her wealth

Psalm 39:6, He amasses riches

Psalm 62:10, If riches increase, do not set your heart upon them

Proverbs 11:4, Riches do not profit in the day of wrath

Proverbs 11:28, He who trusts in his riches will fall

Proverbs 22:1, more desired than great riches

Proverbs 27:24, riches are not forever

Ecclesiastes 4:8, his eyes were not satisfied with riches

Ecclesiastes 5:13-14, riches being hoarded . . . riches were lost

Ecclesiastes 6:2, God has given riches

Jeremiah 9:23, let not a rich man boast of his riches

Matthew 13:22, deceitfulness of riches choke the word

Mark 4:19, deceitfulness of riches

Luke 8:14, they are choked with worries and riches

James 5:2, Your riches have rotted




Psalm 49:16, Do not be afraid when a man becomes rich

Proverbs 13:7, pretends to be rich . . . pretends to be poor, but has great wealth

Proverbs 14:20, those who love the rich are many

Proverbs 22:2, rich and the poor have a common bond

Proverbs 22:7, The rich rules over the poor

Isaiah 30:23, rain for the seed . . . rich and plenteous

Isaiah 53:9, He was with a rich man in His death

1 Corinthians 4:8, you have already become rich

1 Kings 10:23, Solomon . . . in riches and in wisdom

Proverbs 13:8, The ransom of a man's life is his riches

Proverbs 30:8, Give me neither poverty nor riches