Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.
Gaius my host, and of the whole church, greets you. Erastus the treasurer of the city greets you, and Quartus a brother.
1 Timothy 3:2
A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behavior, given to hospitality, apt to teach;
But a lover of hospitality, a lover of good, sensible, just, holy, temperate;
Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.
2 Corinthians 9:7
Every man according as he purposes in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loves a cheerful giver.
Do all things without murmuring and disputing:
But without your consent would I do nothing; that your benefit should not be as it were of necessity, but willingly.
Murmur not one against another, brethren, lest you be judged: behold, the judge stands before the door.