Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But whoso hath this world's good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels of compassion from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him?

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Bible References

Whoso

Deuteronomy 15:7
If a poor man, one of your brothers, is with you within any of your gates in your land which Yahweh your God gives you, you shall not harden your heart, nor shut your hand from your poor brother;
Proverbs 19:17
He who has pity on the poor lends to Yahweh; he will reward him.
Isaiah 58:7
Isn't it to distribute your bread to the hungry, and that you bring the poor who are cast out to your house? When you see the naked, that you cover him; and that you not hide yourself from your own flesh?
Luke 3:11
He answered them, "He who has two coats, let him give to him who has none. He who has food, let him do likewise."
2 Corinthians 8:9
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, that you through his poverty might become rich.
2 Corinthians 9:5
I thought it necessary therefore to entreat the brothers that they would go before to you, and arrange ahead of time the generous gift that you promised before, that the same might be ready as a matter of generosity, and not of greediness.
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge those who are rich in this present world that they not be haughty, nor have their hope set on the uncertainty of riches, but on the living God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy;
Hebrews 13:16
But don't forget to be doing good and sharing, for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.

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Proverbs 12:10
A righteous man respects the life of his animal, but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.

How

1 John 4:20
If a man says, "I love God," and hates his brother, he is a liar; for he who doesn't love his brother whom he has seen, how can he love God whom he has not seen?
1 John 5:1
Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God. Whoever loves the Father also loves the child who is born of him.

General references

Deuteronomy 10:19
Therefore love the foreigner; for you were foreigners in the land of Egypt.
Ruth 2:16
Also pull out some for her from the bundles, and leave it, and let her glean, and don't rebuke her."
Proverbs 3:9
Honor Yahweh with your substance, with the first fruits of all your increase:
Proverbs 24:11
Rescue those who are being led away to death! Indeed, hold back those who are staggering to the slaughter!
Matthew 5:42
Give to him who asks you, and don't turn away him who desires to borrow from you.
Matthew 25:42
for I was hungry, and you didn't give me food to eat; I was thirsty, and you gave me no drink;
John 15:17
"I command these things to you, that you may love one another.
1 John 4:11
Beloved, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another.