If there is any validity to new research, then we finally have a scientific rationale for what Jesus noted all those many years ago. From the King James Bible:
As weird as it is to see me quoting The Bible, it is even sadder to see the following explanation for why poor people give a higher percentage of their income to charity than the rich do. Could these results also explain the dearth of compassion found in much of today’s politics? Read More.
And again I say unto you, It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God