Metaphysical meaning of rich man (mbd)

Metaphysical meaning of rich man (mbd)
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Meta. The "rich man" of Luke 16:19, who was "clothed in purple and fine linen, faring sumptuously every day," refers especially to the selfish gratification of the appetite and pride of the material man. The sense man hoards the substance of the Father and uses it continually for selfish, sensual gratification, without repentance or change of heart toward God.

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