God & Money

Leaders don’t pray to God for money. They simply ask for His grace to solve problems. By solving problems, the money comes — Israelmore Ayivor

“Money is neither my god nor my devil. It is a form of energy that tends to make us more of who we already are, whether it’s greedy or loving” — Dan Millman

"Money cannot be the God of life" — Bernie Sanders

"Greece owes Europe some money. Europe owes Greece Western civilization. Call it even?" God spoof Twitter Account

"The vast majority of Americans would not say that their God is Money – they'd say their God is Love." — Marianne Williamson

The best way to make happy money is to make money your hobby and not your god — Scott Alexander

Every man of ambition has to fight his century with its own weapons. What this century worships is wealth. The God of this century is wealth. To succeed one must have wealth. At all costs one must have wealth
Oscar Wilde

The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough — Heinrich Heine

He who makes money pleases God — Muhammad

Make money your God, and it will plague you like the devil — Henry Fielding

God makes, and apparel shapes: but ’tis money that finishes the man — Thomas Fuller

The only reason people are nice to me is because I have more money than God
Ouiser Boudreaux in Steel Magnolias

But remember the Lord your God, for it is he who gives you the ability to produce wealth — Deuteronomy 8:18

Christmas day is a day of joy and charity. May God make you very rich in both — Phillips Brooks

The worship of the Golden Calf of old has returned in a new and ruthless guise in the idolatry of money and the dictatorship of an impersonal economy lacking a truly human purpose
Pope Francis

Man commits idolatry whenever he honors and reveres a creature in place of God, whether this be gods or demons (for example, satanism), power, pleasure, race, ancestors, the state, money, etc.
Catechism of the Catholic Church

No one can serve two masters. Either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and Money. Matthew 6:24

The blessing of the LORD brings wealth, and he adds no trouble to it — Proverbs 10:22

May your money perish with you, because you thought you could buy the gift of God with money! Acts 8:20

Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” — Hebrews 13:5

To the man who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge and happiness, but to the sinner he gives the task of gathering and storing up wealth to hand it over to the one who pleases God. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind. Ecclesiastes 2:26

when God gives any man wealth and possessions, and enables him to enjoy them, to accept his lot and be happy in his work–this is a gift of God. Ecclesiastes 5:19

God gives a man wealth, possessions and honor, so that he lacks nothing his heart desires, but God does not enable him to enjoy them, and a stranger enjoys them instead. This is meaningless, a grievous evil. Ecclesiastes 6:2

God gave me my money. I believe the power to make money is a gift from God – to be developed & used to the best of our ability for the good of mankind. Having been endowed with the gift I possess, I believe it is my duty to make money & still more money & to use the money I make for the good of my fellow man according to the dictates of my conscience. — John D. Rockefeller

In the City they sell and buy, and nobody ever asks them why. But since it contents them to buy and sell, God forgive them! They might as well — Humbert Wolfe

[God] loves you, and He needs money! He always needs money! He’s all-powerful, all-perfect, all-knowing, and all-wise, somehow just can’t handle money! — George Carlin

Mammon, n.: The god of the world’s leading religion — Ambrose Bierce

God is on everyone’s side – and in the last analysis, he is on the side with plenty of money and large armies
— Jean Anouilh

Thank God for poverty That makes and keeps us free And lets us go our unobtrusive way, Glad of the sun and rain, Upright, serene, humane, Contented with the fortune of a day — William Bliss Carman, The Word at Saint Kavin’s

There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread — Mahatma Gandhi

To a man with an empty stomach food is God — Gandhi

No man can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach — Woodrow T. Wilson

Capitalism is religion. Banks are churches. Bankers are priests. Wealth is heaven. Poverty is hell. Rich people are saints. Poor people are sinners. Commodities are blessings. Money is God — Miguel D. Lewis

Every man of ambition has to fight his century with its own weapons. What this century worships is wealth. The God of this century is wealth. To succeed one must have wealth. At all costs one must have wealth
Oscar Wilde

If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name at a Swiss bank. — Woody Allen

The Declaration of Independence, the words that launched our nation 1,300 words. The Bible, the word of God 773,000 words. The Tax Code, the words of politicians 7,000,000 words and growing! — Steve Forbes

God bless our brave billionaires in these trying times. — Howard Karger

If the Lord loveth a cheerful giver, how he must hate the taxpayer! — John Andrew Holmes

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