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History of the Egyptian Religion, part III: The Wisdom Literature
It may seem that religion in ancient Egypt was mainly concerned with preserving the status of kingship and of a powerful priesthood. However, at all levels of society relationship with a deity through prayers and offerings on a daily basis was of great...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
King James Bible: Mark, Chapter 7
Chapter 7 7:1 Then came together unto him the Pharisees, and certain of the scribes, which came from Jerusalem. 7:2 And when they saw some of his disciples eat bread with defiled, that is to say, with unwashen, hands, they found fault. 7:3 For the Pharisees,...
New Testament >> Mark
King James Bible: Luke, Chapter 12
Chapter 12 12:1 In the mean time, when there were gathered together an innumerable multitude of people, insomuch that they trode one upon another, he began to say unto his disciples first of all, Beware ye of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy....
New Testament >> Luke
King James Bible: Romans, Chapter 1
Chapter 1 1:1 Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God, 1:2 (Which he had promised afore by his prophets in the holy scriptures,) 1:3 Concerning his Son Jesus Christ our Lord, which was made of the seed of...
New Testament >> Epistle to the Romans
King James Bible: II Corinthians, Chapter 9
Chapter 9 9:1 For as touching the ministering to the saints, it is superfluous for me to write to you: 9:2 For I know the forwardness of your mind, for which I boast of you to them of Macedonia, that Achaia was ready a year ago; and your zeal hath provoked...
New Testament >> II Corinthians
King James Bible: Ephesians, Chapter 5
Chapter 5 5:1 Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children; 5:2 And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour. 5:3 But fornication, and all uncleanness, or...
New Testament >> Ephesians

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Thou Shalt Surely Die (Covetousness) - Tony Alamo Christian
(Covetousness). Pastor Tony Alamo The Alamo Christian Nation Volume 21600. (Continued on page 2).
INSIDE TRACK: Curbs on covetousness: Envy can make capitalism
Curbs on Covetousness: Envy can make Capitalism more Efficient and Help to Restrain Executive Pay. Financial Times, Feb 5, 2002. By CHRIS GILES.
Envy/Jealousy/Covetousness Definition Discontent aroused by
Envy/Jealousy/Covetousness. Definition. Discontent aroused by another.
Lord, Change My Attitude - Member Book - pp.53-54 - LifeWay
We go back to the desert to look at the attitude of coveteousness. Watch and listen for what covetousness does in a believer's life. Video Notes.
Covetousness, 'Unkyndenesse', and the 'Blered' Eye in Piers
Alastair Bennett. In Piers Plowman and 'The Canon's Yeoman's Tale', the sin of covetousness ... covetousness using the imagery of the 'blered' eye.

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CAL THOMAS: Democrats campaigning on covetousness
Covetousness is destructive, not to the person who is its object, but to the person doing the coveting. Does someone who envies, or covets, improve his station in life? Why won't Mr.
On the economic power of ransom
Viking Chief Tore Hund and his successful resistance against Christian conversion
Live Wisely
Jesus Asked, 'Where Is Your Faith?'
They direct that rulers should be men 'who rule in the fear of God, able men, such as fear God, men of truth, hating covetousness." In January, I wrote the following: "Can we talk politics?

Suggested Web Resources

Covetous | Definition of Covetous by Merriam-Webster
Define covetous: feeling or showing a very strong desire for something that you do not have and especially for something that…covetous in a sentence.
Covetousness | Define Covetousness at
inordinately or wrongly desirous of wealth or possessions; greedy. 2. eagerly desirous.
Topical Bible: Covetousness
Covetousness is a very grave sin; indeed, so heinous is it that the Scriptures class it among the very gravest and grossest crimes (Ephesians 5:3). In Colossians ...
Covetousness - Definition and Meaning, Bible Dictionary - Bible study
Covetousness Definition and meaning from Bible Dictionary. COVETOUSNESS kuv'-et-us-nes: Has a variety of shades of meaning determined largely by the ...
Covetousness - definition of covetousness by The Free Dictionary
Feeling, expressing, or characterized by a strong or immoderate desire for the possessions of another: "At least three European empires had extended covetous ...

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