Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.

Bible References


Matthew 25:35
For when I was hungry, you gave me food, when I was thirsty you gave me something to drink, when I was a stranger, you invited me to your homes,
Acts 16:15
When she and her household were baptized, she appealed to us, and said, "If you are really convinced that I am a believer in the Lord, come and stay at my house." And she insisted upon our coming.
Romans 12:13
Supply the needs of God's people, be unfailing in hospitality.
Romans 16:23
My host, Gaius, the host of the whole church, wishes to be remembered to you. Erastus, the city-treasurer, and our brother Quartus wish to be remembered to you.
1 Timothy 3:2
A superintendent must be a man above reproach, only once married, temperate, sensible, a man of good behavior, hospitable, able to teach;
1 Timothy 5:10
and have a good reputation for Christian service, such as bringing up children, being hospitable to strangers, washing the feet of God's people, helping people in distress, or devoting herself to any form of doing good.
Titus 1:8
but hospitable, a lover of goodness, sensible, upright, of holy life, self-controlled,
1 Peter 4:9
Be ungrudgingly hospitable to one another.


Matthew 25:40
The king will answer, 'I tell you, in so far as you did it to one of the humblest of these brothers of mine, you did it to me.'