Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If there be among you a poor man of one of thy brethren within any of thy gates in thy land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart, nor shut thine hand from thy poor brother:
Beware that there not be a base thought in thy heart, saying, The seventh year, the year of release, is at hand, and thine eye be evil against thy poor brother, and thou give him nothing, and he cry to LORD against thee, and it be
He who stops his ears at the cry of a poor man, he also shall cry, but shall not be heard.
But he would not, instead, having left him, he cast him into prison until he would pay that which was owed.
And if a brother or sister may be unclothed, and may be destitute of daily food,
1 John 3:16
By this we know love, because that man laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers.