Abraham complained to Abimelech because of a water well, which Abimelech’s servants had violently taken away.
Moreover you shall provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God: men of truth, hating unjust gain; and place such over them, to be rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens.
“Because of the oppression of the weak and because of the groaning of the needy,
I will now arise,” says Yahweh;
“I will set him in safety from those who malign him.”
he who doesn’t lend out his money for usury,
nor take a bribe against the innocent.
He who does these things shall never be shaken.
The wicked borrow, and don’t pay back, but the righteous give generously.
"Behold, this is the man who didn’t make God his strength,
but trusted in the abundance of his riches,
and strengthened himself in his wickedness."
Better is a little with righteousness, than great revenues with injustice.
Whoever mocks the poor reproaches his Maker. He who is glad at calamity shall not be unpunished.
The plans of the diligent surely lead to profit; and everyone who is hasty surely rushes to poverty.
Whoever loves wisdom brings joy to his father; but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.
The king by justice makes the land stable, but he who takes bribes tears it down.
Let him drink, and forget his poverty,
and remember his misery no more.
She opens her arms to the poor;
yes, she extends her hands to the needy.
The earth mourns and fades away. The world languishes and fades away. The lofty people of the earth languish.
For you always have the poor with you, and whenever you want to, you can do them good; but you will not always have me.
No servant can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to one, and despise the other. You aren’t able to serve God and mammon a."
The Pharisees, who were lovers of money, also heard all these things, and they scoffed at him.
Your gold and your silver are corroded, and their corrosion will be for a testimony against you, and will eat your flesh like fire. You have laid up your treasure in the last days.
Behold, the wages of the laborers who mowed your fields, which you have kept back by fraud, cry out, and the cries of those who reaped have entered into the ears of the Lord of Armies a.
You have condemned, you have murdered the righteous one. He doesn’t resist you.