And Achan answered Joshua, and said, Indeed
I have sinned against the LORD God of Israel, and thus and thus have I done: ... When I saw
among the spoils a goodly Babylonish garment
, and two hundred shekels of silver, and a wedge
of gold of fifty shekels weight, then I coveted them, and took them
; and, behold, they [are] hid
in the earth in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.
1 Samuel 15:9
But Saul and the people spared Agag, and the best
of the sheep, and of the oxen, and of the fatlings
, and the lambs, and all [that was
] good, and would not utterly destroy them: but every thing [that was
] vile and refuse, that they destroyed utterly.
1 Samuel 15:21
But the people
took of the spoil, sheep and oxen, the chief of the things which should have been utterly destroyed, to sacrifice unto the LORD thy God in Gilgal.
2 Kings 5:20
, the servant of Elisha the man of God, said, Behold, my master
hath spared Naaman this Syrian, in not receiving at his hands that which he brought: but, [as
] the LORD liveth, I will run after him, and take
somewhat of him.
For it might have been sold for more than three hundred pence
, and have been given
to the poor. And they
murmured against her.
not this ointment sold for three hundred
pence, and given
to the poor? ... This he said, not
that he cared for the poor; but because
he was a thief, and had the bag
, and bare what was put therein.
2 Peter 2:15
Which have forsaken
the right way, and are gone astray, following the way of Balaam
] of Bosor, who loved the wages