But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be given to you.
Seek first: Understand that were seeking two things here, the Kingdom and righteousness. We will connect things that are giving to Heb 11:4
- Meaning one will have to spend time looking for a thing that is hidden. Set out looking as one would look for hidden treasures. Even willing to spend great resources for the search.
- Heb word for Seek Baqash meaning to desire, pursuit, set about, investigated, look, pursuit,
Kingdom of God
The befits of seeking God’s righteousness for deliverance.
- Proverbs 11:4 Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivereth from death.
- Proverbs 11:5 The righteousness of the blameless will direct his way aright, But the wicked will fall by his own wickedness.
- Proverbs 11:6 The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them: but transgressors shall be taken in their own naughtiness.
- Proverbs 11:8 The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.
- Proverbs 11:19 As righteousness tendeth to life: so he that pursueth evil pursueth it to his own death.
- Proverbs 11:21 Though hand join in hand, the wicked shall not be unpunished: but the seed of the righteous shall be delivered.