Bible verses about money and greed - Money can be bad or good, it totally depends on you how you use it. Money can buy anything that you want in this world a better house, a better car, or a perfect vacation trip but they say money can't buy happiness and I agree with that.


bible verses about money
Bible verses about money

I have seen people having enough money still are not happy and satisfied and one who hasn't got enough money lives their life enjoying. Having money doesn't make anyone rich, a person should be rich from his heart, and from the help, he does for others that what makes a person rich in real.


Well, the Bible also tells us that money is not the root of all evil but the love for money is.
It's good to have money because without money you can't survive in this world, but the greed for money can turn out evil. Let's see what Bible verses say about money and greed. 



    Bible Verses About Money

    Bible teaches us a lot about money, how money can change your perspective and makes you complete a different person. It's good to work hard and earn hardcore money it will make your life better and gives you everything you want (worldly things) but do not forget to thank God always for the blessings that you are blessed with. 


    What God says about money lets see some famous Bible scriptures about money and I pray as you read these verses God will also work in your life and give you wisdom and knowledge about this money matter things.

    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money

     Do not wear yourself out to get rich; do not trust your own cleverness.
    ~Proverbs 23:4


     Those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction.
    ~1 Timothy 6:9


     Honor the Lord with your wealth, with the firstfruits of all your crops.
    ~Proverbs 3:9


     Then he said to them, “Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; life does not consist in an abundance of possessions.
    ~Luke 12:15


     His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master’s happiness!
    ~Matthew 25:21


     Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.
    ~Hebrews 13:5 


    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money

     Jesus said to him, "If you would be perfect, go, sell what you possess and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me.
    ~Matthew 19:21


     Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out, a treasure in heaven that will never fail, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys.
    ~Luke 12:33


     And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
    ~Romans 8:28


    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money

     And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.
    ~Philippians 4:19


     Therefore do not be anxious, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For the Gentiles seek after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them all. But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. 
    ~Matthew 6:31-33


     No one can serve two masters. Either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and Money.
    ~Matthew 6:24


    Bible Verses About Money And Greed

    It's a fact once we start making money we get addicted to money because that money actually helps us to fulfill our needs. As a human being our wishes will never get concluded, the more money you make the more your needs get increasing and the cycle goes throughout the lifetime.

    Nowadays people are so busy making money that sometimes it seems like they have forgotten everything, they have like no time for their families, friends or even for God just to say thank you. Well, money is not the root of all evil but greed for the money can make you evil sometimes. 

    What the Bible says about greed for the money?  

    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money

     One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want. 
    ~Proverbs 11:24


     An inheritance gained hastily, in the beginning, will not be blessed in the end.
    ~Proverbs 20:21

     Everyone comes naked from their mother’s womb, and as everyone comes, so they depart.
    They take nothing from their toil that they can carry in their hands.
    ~Ecclesiastes 5:15


     Those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction.
    ~1 Timothy 6:9


     For from the least to the greatest of them, everyone is greedy for unjust gain; and from prophet to priest, everyone deals falsely.
    ~Jeremiah 6:13


    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money
     Those who gather wealth by lying are wasting time. They are looking for death.
    ~Proverbs 21:6


     You ask and do not receive, because you ask wrongly, to spend it on your passions.
    ~James 4:3


     But among you, there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God’s holy people.
    ~Ephesians 5:3


     You shall not covet your neighbor’s house. You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor.
    ~Exodus 20:17


     Your conduct must be free from the love of money and you must be content with what you have, for he has said, “I will never leave you and I will never abandon you.” So we can say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper, and I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?
    ~Hebrews 13:5

    Bible Verses About Money Management


    How to manage your money?  Are you also not good at managing your money? Well, I am not going to give you any financial advice about money management but I want to share the Bible verses about money management that can actually help you to understand the management stuff through His words of wisdom.

    You can note down these Bible scriptures and meditate on them, and pray to God to give you knowledge and wisdom.

    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money

     Divide your portion to seven, or even to eight, for you do not know what misfortune may occur on the earth.
    ~Ecclesiastes 11:2 


     Precious treasure and oil are in a wise man’s dwelling, but a foolish man devours it.
    ~Proverbs 21:20


     You shall remember the Lord your God, for it is he who gives you the power to get wealth, that he may confirm his covenant that he swore to your fathers, as it is this day.
    ~Deuteronomy 8:18


     Put your outdoor work in order and get your fields ready; after that, build your house.
    ~Proverbs 24:27


     In all things, I have shown you that by working hard in this way we must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he himself said, ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.
    ~Acts 20:35


     But godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment. 
    ~1 Timothy 6:6


    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money

     Honor the Lord with your wealth and with the firstfruits of all your produce.
    ~Proverbs 3:9


     Wealth gained hastily will dwindle, but whoever gathers little by little will increase it.
    ~Proverbs 13:11


     But if anyone does not provide for his relatives, and especially for members of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.
    ~1 Timothy 5:8


    Bible Verses About Love Of Money

    Be Contentment, this is what the Bible has put it together with money because if you are not content in your life with whatever you have then nothing can make you happy no matter how much money you are making.

    If your content in your life and thankful to whatever you have then the happiness that lies inside you is the only real happiness and satisfaction that everyone wants in their life.

    So money is temporary and so is love. Be contented in your life and enjoy what you have even little-little happiness makes a have the power to change your life.


     For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evils. It is through this craving that some have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many pangs.
    ~1 Timothy 6:10


    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money

     But if anyone has the world's goods and sees his brother in need, yet closes his heart against him, how does God's love abide in him.
    ~1 John 3:17


     A  good man leaves an inheritance to his children's children, but the sinner's wealth is laid up for the righteous.
    ~Proverbs 13:22


     But the worries of the world, and the deceitfulness of riches, and the desires for other things enter in and choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
    ~Mark 4:19


     Sell your possessions, and give to the needy. Provide yourselves with moneybags that do not grow old, with a treasure in the heavens that does not fail, where no thief approaches and no moth destroys.
    ~Luke 12:33


    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money
     The wicked borrows but does not pay back, but the righteous is generous and gives.
    ~Psalm 37:21


     Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.
    ~Hebrews 13:5


     Do not toil to acquire wealth; be discerning enough to desist. When your eyes light on it, it is gone, for suddenly it sprouts wings, flying like an eagle toward heaven.
    ~Proverbs 23:4-5


    bible verses about money
    Bible verses about money


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