Some people apparently didn't get the memo, the one telling tells us that getting stuff by stealing, or getting rich through corrupt schemes, cannot and will not satisfy for long. You wouldn't think church folk would need to be reminded of this, but according to credible reports there are plenty of scandals involving church finances.
[Proverbs 10:2a] Ill-gotten treasures have no lasting value. Our God is a just God, so when people take property not belonging to them then it will be without the Lord's blessings. And when nations take territory that God has not given them, they can expect that new land to become a burden to their nation.