or oppress anyone, or retain a pledge, or commit robbery, but he gives his bread to the hungry and covers the naked with clothing,
if a man does not oppress anyone, but restores to the debtor his pledge, does not commit robbery, but gives his bread to the hungry and covers the naked with clothing,
“To the weary you have given no water to drink,
And from the hungry you have withheld bread.
If I have seen anyone perish for lack of clothing,
Or that the needy had no covering,
For the choir director. A Psalm of David.
How blessed is he who considers the helpless;
The Lord will deliver him in a day of trouble.
He who is generous will be blessed,
For he gives some of his food to the poor.
If your enemy is hungry, give him food to eat;
And if he is thirsty, give him water to drink;
She extends her hand to the poor,
And she stretches out her hands to the needy.
Cast your bread on the surface of the waters, for you will find it after many days.
“Is it not to divide your bread with the hungry
And bring the homeless poor into the house;
When you see the naked, to cover him;
And not to hide yourself from your own flesh?
But give that which is within as charity, and then all things are clean for you.
But when you give a reception, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind,