Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
contributing to the needs of the saints, practicing hospitality.
Gaius, host to me and to the whole church, greets you. Erastus, the city treasurer greets you, and Quartus, the brother.
1 Timothy 3:2
An overseer, then, must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, prudent, respectable, hospitable, able to teach,
hospitable, loving what is good, sensible, just, devout, self-controlled,
Do not neglect to
show hospitality to strangers, for by this some have entertained angels without knowing it.
2 Corinthians 9:7
Each one must do just as he has purposed in his heart, not
grudgingly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
Do all things without
grumbling or disputing;
but without your consent I did not want to do anything, so that your goodness would
not be, in effect, by compulsion but of your own free will.
Do not complain, brethren, against one another, so that you yourselves may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standing right at the door.