And he said unto them, 'Observe, and beware of the covetousness, because not in the abundance of one's goods is his life.'
and those wishing to be rich, do fall into temptation and a snare, and many desires, foolish and hurtful, that sink men into ruin and destruction,
for where your treasure is, there will be also your heart.
'And his lord said to him, Well done, servant, good and faithful, over a few things you wast faithful, over many things I will set you; enter into the joy of your lord.
render, therefore, to all their dues; to whom tribute, the tribute; to whom custom, the custom; to whom fear, the fear; to whom honour, the honour.
Those rich in the present age charge you not to be high-minded, nor to hope in the uncertainty of riches, but in the living God, who is giving to us all things richly for enjoyment; --
for because of this also pay you tribute; for servants of God they are, on this very thing attending continually;
Without covetousness the behaviour, being content with the things present, for He has said, 'No, I will not leave, no, nor forsake you,'