Bible Cross References
Proverbs 19:6
Everyone tries to gain the favor of important people; everyone claims the friendship of those who give out favors.
Proverbs 19:7
Even the relatives of a poor person have no use for him; no wonder he has no friends. No matter how hard he tries, he cannot win any.
Proverbs 14:20
No one likes the poor, not even their neighbors, but the rich have many friends.
Luke 15:13-15
After a few days the younger son sold his part of the property and left home with the money. He went to a country far away, where he wasted his money in reckless living.
He spent everything he had. Then a severe famine spread over that country, and he was left without a thing.
So he went to work for one of the citizens of that country, who sent him out to his farm to take care of the pigs.
the poor
Proverbs 10:15
Wealth protects the rich; poverty destroys the poor.
Job 6:15-23
But you, my friends, you deceive me like streams that go dry when no rain comes.
The streams are choked with snow and ice,
but in the heat they disappear, and the stream beds lie bare and dry.
Caravans get lost looking for water; they wander and die in the desert.
Caravans from Sheba and Tema search,
but their hope dies beside dry streams.
You are like those streams to me, you see my fate and draw back in fear.
Have I asked you to give me a gift or to bribe someone on my behalf
or to save me from some enemy or tyrant?
Job 19:13-17
God has made my own family forsake me; I am a stranger to those who knew me;
my relatives and friends are gone.
Those who were guests in my house have forgotten me; my servant women treat me like a stranger and a foreigner.
When I call a servant, he doesn't answer--- even when I beg him to help me.
My wife can't stand the smell of my breath, and my own brothers won't come near me.