Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then Peter arose and went with them. When he was come, they brought him into the upper chamber: and all the widows stood by him weeping, and shewing the coats and garments which Dorcas made, while she was with them.
And he gave her his hand, and raised her up; and calling the saints and widows, he presented her alive.
And devout men buried Stephen, and made great lamentation over him.
2 Samuel 1:24
Ye daughters of Israel, weep over Saul, Who clothed you in scarlet delicately, Who put ornaments of gold upon your apparel.
The memory of the righteous is blessed; But the name of the wicked shall rot.
1 Thessalonians 4:13
But we would not have you ignorant, brethren, concerning them that fall asleep; that ye sorrow not, even as the rest, who have no hope.
Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas: this woman was full of good works and almsdeeds which she did.
In all things I gave you an example, that so laboring ye ought to help the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that he himself said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.
If I have seen any perish for want of clothing, Or that the needy had no covering;
Grace is deceitful, and beauty is vain; But a woman that feareth Jehovah, she shall be praised.
naked, and ye clothed me; I was sick, and ye visited me; I was in prison, and ye came unto me.
For ye have the poor always with you; but me ye have not always.
She hath done what she could; she hath anointed my body beforehand for the burying.
For the poor ye have always with you; but me ye have not always.
2 Corinthians 8:12
For if the readiness is there, it is acceptable according as a man hath, not according as he hath not.
Let him that stole steal no more: but rather let him labor, working with his hands the thing that is good, that he may have whereof to give to him that hath need.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
remembering without ceasing your work of faith and labor of love and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father;
If a brother or sister be naked and in lack of daily food,
1 John 3:18
My Little children, let us not love in word, neither with the tongue; but in deed and truth.
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in Sheol, whither thou goest.
And Jesus answered and said, O faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you? how long shall I bear with you? bring him hither to me.
And he said unto them, These are my words which I spake unto you, while I was yet with you, that all things must needs be fulfilled, which are written in the law of Moses, and the prophets, and the psalms, concerning me.
While I was with them, I kept them in thy name which thou hast given me: and I guarded them, and not one of them perished, but the son of perdition; that the scripture might be fulfilled.