Luke 12:21

So is he that layeth up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So is he that laieth vp treasure for himselfe, and is not rich towards God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"So is the man who stores up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So is he that layeth up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that is what comes to the man who gets wealth for himself, and has not wealth in the eyes of God.
- Basic English Bible

Thus is he who lays up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.
- Darby Bible

So is he that layeth up treasure for himself, and is not rich towards God.
- Webster's Bible

So is it with him who amasses treasure for himself, but has no riches in God.
- Weymouth Bible

So is he who lays up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God."
- World English Bible

So is he that tresourith to hym silf, and is not riche in God.
- Wycliffe Bible

so [is] he who is treasuring up to himself, and is not rich toward God.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 12:21


12:21 Rich toward God - Namely, in faith, and love, and good works.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 12:21


Lu 12:21 So [is] he that layeth up treasure for himself. He is guilty of folly in the eyes of God. Wisdom requires that we should lay up treasure in heaven.

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