at this present time your abundance being a supply for their need, so that their abundance also may become a supply for your need, that there may be equality;
"The cubit on one side and the cubit on the other, of what is left over in the length of the curtains of the tent, shall lap over the sides of the tabernacle on one side and on the other, to cover it.
"The overlapping part that is left over in the curtains of the tent, the half curtain that is left over, shall lap over the back of the tabernacle.
Luxury is not fitting for a fool; Much less for a slave to rule over princes.
for they all put in out of their surplus, but she, out of her poverty, put in all she owned, all she had to live on."
for they all out of their surplus put into the offering; but she out of her poverty put in all that she had to live on."
So your barns will be filled with plenty And your vats will overflow with new wine.
For it is superfluous for me to write to you about this ministry to the saints;
When they measured it with an omer, he who had gathered much had no excess, and he who had gathered little had no lack; every man gathered as much as he should eat.
as it is written, "HE WHO gathered MUCH DID NOT HAVE TOO MUCH, AND HE WHO gathered LITTLE HAD NO LACK."
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