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Torrey's Topical Textbook

Covetousness

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  • Comes from the heart
    Mark 7:22,23

  • Engrosses the heart
    Ezekiel 33:31; 2 Peter 2:14

  • Is idolatry
    Ephesians 5:5; Colossians 3:5

  • Is the root of all evil
    1 Timothy 6:10

  • Is never satisfied
    Ecclesiastes 5:10; Habakkuk 2:5

  • Is vanity
    Psalm 39:6; Ecclesiastes 4:8

  • IS INCONSISTENT
    • In saints
      Ephesians 5:3; Hebrews 13:5
    • Specially in ministers
      1 Timothy 3:3

  • LEADS TO
    • Injustice and oppression
      Proverbs 28:20; Micah 2:2
    • Foolish and hurtful lusts
      1 Timothy 6:9
    • Departure from the faith
      1 Timothy 6:10
    • Lying
      2 Kings 5:22-25
    • Murder
      Proverbs 1:18,19; Ezekiel 22:12
    • Theft
      Joshua 7:21
    • Poverty
      Proverbs 28:22
    • Misery
      1 Timothy 6:10
    • Domestic affliction
      Proverbs 15:27

  • Abhorred by God
    Psalm 10:3

  • Forbidden
    Exodus 20:17

  • A characteristic of the wicked
    Romans 1:29

  • A characteristic of the slothful
    Proverbs 21:26

  • Commended by the wicked alone
    Psalm 10:3

  • Hated by saints
    Exodus 18:21; Acts 20:33

  • To be mortified by saints
    Colossians 3:5

  • Woe denounced against
    Isaiah 5:8; Habakkuk 2:9

  • Punishment of
    Job 20:15; Isaiah 57:17; Jeremiah 22:17-19; Micah 2:2,3

  • Excludes from heaven
    1 Corinthians 6:10; Ephesians 5:5

  • Beware of
    Luke 12:15

  • Avoid those guilty of
    1 Corinthians 5:11

  • Pray against
    Psalm 119:36

  • Reward of those who hate
    Proverbs 28:16

  • Shall abound in the last days
    2 Timothy 3:2; 2 Peter 2:1-3

  • Exemplified
    • Laban
      Genesis 31:41
    • Achan
      Joshua 7:21
    • Eli's sons
      1 Samuel 2:12-14
    • Samuel's sons
      1 Samuel 8:3
    • Saul
      1 Samuel 15:9,19
    • Ahab
      1 Kings 21:2-4
    • Gehazi
      2 Kings 5:20-24
    • Nobles of the Jews
      Nehemiah 5:7; Isaiah 1:23
    • Jewish people
      Isaiah 56:11; Jeremiah 6:13
    • Babylon
      Jeremiah 51:13
    • Young man
      Matthew 19:22
    • Judas
      Matthew 26:14,15; John 12:6
    • Pharisees
      Luke 16:14
    • Ananias &c
      Acts 5:1-10
    • Felix
      Acts 24:26
    • Balaam
      2 Peter 2:15; Jude 1:11

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Covetousness'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/c/covetousness.html. 1897.

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