Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Therefore I thought it necessary to exhort the brethren, that they would go before unto you, and make up beforehand your bounty, whereof ye had notice before, that the same might be ready, as a matter of bounty, and not as of covetousness.

Bible References

And make

2 Corinthians 8:6
So we urged Titus that just as he had begun, so he should also complete this grace to you.
1 Corinthians 16:2
On the first day of the week, each of you is to set something aside and save in keeping with how he prospers, so that no collections will need to be made when I come.

Bounty

Genesis 33:11
Please take my present that was brought to you, because God has been gracious to me and I have everything I need.” So Jacob urged him until he accepted.
1 Samuel 25:27
Accept this gift your servant has brought to my lord, and let it be given to the young men who follow my lord.
1 Samuel 30:26
When David came to Ziklag, he sent some of the plunder to his friends, the elders of Judah, saying, “Here is a gift for you from the plunder of the Lord’s enemies.”

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