Matthew 6:19-21

Lay Up Treasures in Heaven

19 x "Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where y moth and rust 1 destroy and where thieves z break in and steal, 20 x but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.

  1. Cross References
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    Luke 18:22
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    1 Timothy 6:9 - 10
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    1 Timothy 6:17 - 19
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    Hebrews 13:5
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  2. Cross References
    James 5:2 - 3
    Your riches have rotted and your garments are moth-eaten.
  3. Cross References
    Matthew 24:43
    But know this, that if the master of the house had known in what part of the night the thief was coming, he would have stayed awake and would not have let his house be broken into.
  4. Cross References
    Matthew 6:19
    Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal.
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