Archive for 'Avarice'

Greed Grasps, Generosity Gains

Luke 12:13-21 Eph 2:1-10 / Ps 100:1-5 Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for though one may be rich, a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions. (Luke 12:15) All wealth in life is an illusion, Gold here on earth is in heaven dross; If our faith lies […]

The Plight of the Rich

Mark 10:17-27 Sir 17:19-24 / Psa 32:1-2,5-7 It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the Kingdom of God. (Mark 10:25) What worth are all the world’s treasure If in the end I lose my soul? Strive for the prize beyond measure: […]

The Evil of Avarice

Luke 12: 13-21 Rom 4:20-25 / Lk 1 Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for though one may be rich, a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions. (Luke 12:15) All wealth in life is an illusion, Gold here on earth is in heaven dross; If your faith […]

A Lesson in Avarice

Luke 12: 13-21 Rom 4:20-25 / Lk 1:69-75 Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for though one may be rich, a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions. (Luke 12:15) All wealth in life is an illusion, Gold here on earth is in heaven dross; If your faith […]