PART 1, 11.
HEBREWS XII. 4.
Marriage is honorable in all, and the bed undefiled; but whoremongers
and adulterers God will judge
1 TIMOTHY VI. 6, 7, 8.
Godliness with contentment is great gain; for we brought nothing into
the world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out; and having food
and raiment, let us be therewith content
2 SAMUEL XVII. 23.
And when Ahithophel saw that his counsel was not followed, he saddled
his ass, and arose, and gat him home to his house, to his city, and put
his household in order, and hanged himself, and died, and was buried in
the sepulchre of his father
The Law of Honor.
Luke xvi. 15.
For that which is highly esteemed amongst men is abomination in the
sight of God
PROVERBS XX. 7.
The just man walketh in his integrity
Prudence in the Conduct of our Temporal Concerns.
PROVERBS xxx. 8, 9.
Give me neither poverty nor riches ; feed me with food convenient for
me, lest I should be full and deny thee, and say, Who is the Lord ?
or lest I be poor and steal
The Misapplication of Example.
1 CORINTHIANS xv. 33.
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