Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on James 5:1 in English Standard Version "Come now, you rich, weep and howl for the miseries that are coming upon you." Pr 11:28 Whoever trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous will flourish like a green leaf. Am 6:1 “Woe to those who are at ease in Zion, and to those who feel secure on the mountain of Samaria, the notable men of the first of the nations, to whom the house of Israel comes! Lu 6:24 “But woe to you who are rich, for you have received your consolation. Ro 3:16 in their paths are ruin and misery, 1Ti 6:9 But those who desire to be rich fall into temptation, into a snare, into many senseless and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction.