When Jesus heard this, he said to him, "You still lack one thing. Sell everything you have and give to the poor,1 and you will have treasure in heaven.2 Then come, follow me."23
When he heard this, he became very sad, because he was a man of great wealth.
Jesus looked at him and said, "How hard it is for the rich to enter the kingdom of God!325Indeed, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God."26
Those who heard this asked, "Who then can be saved?"