Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
distribute to the necessity of the saints; cultivate hospitality.
Gaius, with whom I lodge, who purveys for the church in general, salutes you. Erastus the chamberlain of the city salutes you; and Quartus a brother.
1 Timothy 3:2
a bishop therefore ought to be of an unspotted character, to have but one wife, to be sober, prudent, grave, hospitable, and qualified for teaching:
but a lover of hospitality, humane, prudent, just, holy, temperate;
be not unmindful of hospitality: for thereby some have unknowingly entertained angels.
2 Corinthians 9:7
let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.
do every thing without murmuring and disputes:
but I would not do any thing without your consent; that your benefaction might not appear any ways forc'd, but perfectly voluntary.
don't repine, my brethren, against one another, for fear you should be condemn'd. behold, the judge is at the gate.