Are good and prosperity or misery and destitution the lot of the godly?? View all View original

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Good and propsperity

Proverbs 12:21 View context

There shall no evil happen to the just: but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.

Psalms 37:28 View context

For the LORD loveth judgment, and forsaketh not his saints; they are preserved for ever: but the seed of the wicked shall be cut off.

Psalms 37:32-33 View context

The wicked watcheth the righteous, and seeketh to slay him.

The LORD will not leave him in his hand, nor condemn him when he is judged.

Psalms 37:37 View context

Mark the perfect [man], and behold the upright: for the end of [that] man [is] peace.

Psalms 1:1 View context

Blessed [is] the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.

Psalms 1:3 View context

And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.

Genesis 39:2 View context

And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian.

Job 42:12 View context

So the LORD blessed the latter end of Job more than his beginning: for he had fourteen thousand sheep, and six thousand camels, and a thousand yoke of oxen, and a thousand she asses.

Misery and destitution

Hebrews 11:37-38 View context

They were stoned, they were sawn asunder, were tempted, were slain with the sword: they wandered about in sheepskins and goatskins; being destitute, afflicted, tormented;

(Of whom the world was not worthy:) they wandered in deserts, and [in] mountains, and [in] dens and caves of the earth.

Revelation 7:14 View context

And I said unto him, Sir, thou knowest. And he said to me, These are they which came out of great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.

2 Timothy 3:12 View context

Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution.

Luke 21:17 View context

And ye shall be hated of all [men] for my name's sake.