A great amount of accumulated money and precious possessions
All contracts of lease, exploitation of forests, waters and natural riches are cancelled.
It is with a full message that Paul has been entrusted, the message of Christ, who alone can lead to all the riches of fulness of knowledge.
Omar had already compelled them to furnish an account of their riches, and, when he found that they had abused their trust, to relinquish half to the state.
He inherited great wealth, but resolved to devote his riches and his talents to the service of the church.
Women of all classes were admitted; and, though there was no rule of poverty, many wealthy women devoted their riches to the common cause.