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A Wand'rer's Blessing or The Ungrateful Wayfarer's Poem

I once a wayfaring did go.
Upon the earth, all things to know.
And covetousness did o’ertake
And sought my soul to bend and break. 305 more words


Lust of the Flesh ,Lust of the Eyes and Pride of Life.

 For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes and the pride of life, is not of the Father but is of the world.   567 more words


Covetousness, lust of the eyes, and desire

I find it hard to draw a clear line between covetousness, a defect of character exhibiting desire for good things that belong to other people, and simple desire for good things. 225 more words


Beware of Covetousness

And He said to them, “Take heed and beware of covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of the things he possesses.” – Luke 12:15, NKJV.

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The Desire of the Lazy #531

25  The desire of the lazy man kills him, for his hands refuse to labor. 26  He covets greedily all day long, but the righteous gives and does not spare. 125 more words

Material And Wealth

Wed., July 8, 2015

Luke 12:15
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself. -Abraham Lincoln

LESSON: Material and wealth are things the works run after. 253 more words