Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they found an Egyptian in the field, and brought him to David, and gave him bread, and he did eat; and they made him drink water;

General references

Bible References

Gave him

Deuteronomy 15:7
“If there is a poor man with you, one of your brothers, in any of your towns in your land which the Lord your God is giving you, you shall not harden your heart, nor close your hand from your poor brother;
Deuteronomy 23:7
“You shall not detest an Edomite, for he is your brother; you shall not detest an Egyptian, because you were an alien in his land.
Proverbs 25:21
If your enemy is hungry, give him food to eat;
And if he is thirsty, give him water to drink;
Matthew 25:35
For I was hungry, and you gave Me something to eat; I was thirsty, and you gave Me something to drink; I was a stranger, and you invited Me in;
Luke 10:36
Which of these three do you think proved to be a neighbor to the man who fell into the robbers’ hands?”
Romans 12:20
But if your enemy is hungry, feed him, and if he is thirsty, give him a drink; for in so doing you will heap burning coals on his head.”

General references

Psalm 107:5
They were hungry and thirsty;
Their soul fainted within them.
Mark 8:3
If I send them away hungry to their homes, they will faint on the way; and some of them have come from a great distance.”