24 "1No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to one and despise the other. You cannot * serve God and 2wealth.

References for Matthew 6:24

    • m 6:24 - Gr "mamonas," for Aram "mamon" (mammon); i.e. wealth, etc., personified as an object of worship

      The Cure for Anxiety

      25 "3For this reason I say to you, do not be 4worried about your life, as to what you will eat or what you will drink; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?

      References for Matthew 6:25

      26 "5Look at the birds of the air, that they do not sow, nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not worth much more than they?

      References for Matthew 6:26

      27 "And who of you by being 6worried can 7add a single hour to his life?

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      28 "And why are you 8worried about clothing? Observe how the lilies of the field grow; they do not toil nor do they spin,
      29 yet I say to you that not even 9Solomon in all his glory clothed himself like one of these.

      References for Matthew 6:29

      30 "But if God so clothes the 10grass of the field, which is alive today and tomorrow is thrown into the furnace, will He not much more clothe you? 11You of little faith!

      References for Matthew 6:30

      31 "Do not 12worry then, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear for clothing?'
      32 "For the Gentiles eagerly seek all these things; for 13your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things.

      References for Matthew 6:32

      33 "But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and 14all these things will be added to you.

      References for Matthew 6:33

        • s 6:33 - Or "continually seek"
        • t 6:33 - Or "the kingdom"
        • u 6:33 - Or "provided"
          34 "So do not 15worry about tomorrow; for tomorrow will care for itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.

          References for Matthew 6:34

            • v 6:34 - Lit "worry about itself"
            • w 6:34 - Lit "Sufficient for the day is its evils"