But a noble man devises noble things, and in noble things he shall continue.
He has scattered, he has given to the poor. His righteousness endures forever. His horn shall be exalted with honor.
There is he who scatters, and increases yet more, and there he is who withholds more than is proper, but only to want.
And if ye do good to those who do good to you, what credit is for you? For even sinners do the same.
And after rising, Peter went with them, whom, after coming, they brought into the upper chamber. And all the widows stood by him weeping, and exhibiting the coats and garments, as many things as Dorcas made being with them.
And the disciples, as any man prospered, determined, each of them regarding aid, to send to the brothers who dwell in Judea,
that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy, even from the depth of their poverty, abounded for the wealth of their generosity,
But this, he who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who sows in blessings will also reap in blessings.
And David said, Is there yet any who is left of the house of Saul that I may show him kindness for Jonathan's sake?
If I have withheld the poor from [their] desire, or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail,