Bible verses about: God's Ownership of Everything
Looking for more? Go to the Library topic for: God's Ownership of Everything
The earth is the LORD’s, and all its fullness,
The world and those who dwell therein.
‘The silver is Mine, and the gold is Mine,’ says the LORD of hosts.
For every beast of the forest is Mine,
And the cattle on a thousand hills.
I know all the birds of the mountains,
And the wild beasts of the field are Mine. “If I were hungry, I would not tell you;
For the world is Mine, and all its fullness.
And he blessed him and said:
"Blessed be Abram of God Most High,
Possessor of heaven and earth;
"Will a man rob God?
Yet you have robbed Me!
But you say,
"In what way have we robbed You?"
In tithes and offerings.
You are cursed with a curse,
For you have robbed Me,
Even this whole nation.
Bring all the tithes into the storehouse,
That there may be food in My house,
And try Me now in this,"
Says the LORD of hosts,
"If I will not open for you the windows of heaven
And pour out for you such blessing
That there will not be room enough to receive it.
'And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes,
So that he will not destroy the fruit of your ground,
Nor shall the vine fail to bear fruit for you in the field,'
Says the LORD of hosts;
And all nations will call you blessed,
For you will be a delightful land,”
Says the LORD of hosts.
And all the tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land or of the fruit of the tree, is the LORD"s. It is holy to the LORD.
“Behold, I have given the children of Levi all the tithes in Israel as an inheritance in return for the work which they perform, the work of the tabernacle of meeting.
you shall dispossess the inhabitants of the land and dwell in it, for I have given you the land to possess.
Who has preceded Me, that I should pay him?
Everything under heaven is Mine.
1 Corinthians 9:13-14
Do you not know that those who minister the holy things eat of the things of the temple, and those who serve at the altar partake of the offerings of the altar? Even so the Lord has commanded that those who preach the gospel should live from the gospel.
Now therefore, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, then you shall be a special treasure to Me above all people; for all the earth is Mine.
"You shall not steal.
‘The land shall not be sold permanently, for the land is Mine; for you are strangers and sojourners with Me.
Indeed heaven and the highest heavens belong to the LORD your God, also the earth with all that is in it.
Honor the LORD with your possessions,
And with the firstfruits of all your increase;
So your barns will be filled with plenty,
And your vats will overflow with new wine.
nor bag for your journey, nor two tunics, nor sandals, nor staffs; for a worker is worthy of his food.
Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us, to Him be glory in the church by Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and ever. Amen.
Daily Verse and Comment
Looking for More?
Receive Biblical truth in your inbox—spam-free! This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal study, and gives valuable insight into the verses that make up the Word of God. See what over 145,000 subscribers are already receiving.