Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then the disciples, every man according to his ability, determined to send relief unto the brethren which dwelt in Judaea:
They gave after their ability unto the treasure of the work sixty-one thousand drams of gold and five thousand pounds of silver and one hundred priests' garments.
And I said unto them, We after our ability have redeemed our brethren, the Jews who had been sold unto the Gentiles; and will ye even sell your brethren? And shall they be sold unto us? Then they remained silent, for they had nothing to answer.
1 Corinthians 16:2
Each first sabbath let each one of you set aside in store, as God has prospered him, that there be no collections when I come.
2 Corinthians 8:2
how that in a great trial of tribulation the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality.
1 Peter 4:9
Lovingly be hospitable one to another without murmuring.
And all that believed were together and had all things common
Neither was there any among them that lacked, for as many as were possessors of lands or houses sold them and brought the prices of the things that were sold
Cast thy bread upon the waters, for thou shalt find it after many days.
And seek not what ye shall eat or what ye shall drink, neither be ye high minded.
But now I go unto Jerusalem to minister unto the saints.
1 Corinthians 13:5
is not injurious, seeks not her own, is not easily provoked, thinks no evil,
1 Corinthians 16:1
Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I have given orders to the congregations of Galatia, do ye likewise.
2 Corinthians 9:1
For regarding the ministering to the saints, it is superfluous for me to write to you:
Only they asked that we should remember the poor; the same which I was also diligent to do.
Let your conversation be without covetousness, and be content with such things as ye have; for he has said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.