Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And if thou draw out thy soul to the hungry, and satisfy the afflicted soul; then shall thy light rise in obscurity, and thy darkness be as the noonday:
Is it not to deal thy bread to the hungry, and that thou bring the poor that are cast out to thy house? when thou seest the naked, that thou cover him; and that thou hide not thyself from thine own flesh?
If there be with thee a poor man, one of thy brethren, within any of thy gates in thy land which Jehovah thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not harden thy heart, nor shut thy hand from thy poor brother;
Blessed is he that considereth the poor: Jehovah will deliver him in the day of evil.
Well is it with the man that dealeth graciously and lendeth; He shall maintain his cause in judgment.
There is that scattereth, and increaseth yet more; And there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth only to want.
He that oppresseth the poor reproacheth his Maker; But he that hath mercy on the needy honoreth him.
He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack; But he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse.
And when Jesus heard it, he said unto him, One thing thou lackest yet: sell all that thou hast, and distribute unto the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.
Then shall thy light break forth as the morning, and thy healing shall spring forth speedily; and thy righteousness shall go before thee; the glory of Jehovah shall by thy rearward.
And in that day shall the deaf hear the words of the book, and the eyes of the blind shall see out of obscurity and out of darkness.
And thy life shall be clearer than the noonday; Though there be darkness, it shall be as the morning.
And he will make thy righteousness to go forth as the light, And thy justice as the noon-day.
And when ye reap the harvest of your land, thou shalt not wholly reap the corners of thy field, neither shalt thou gather the gleaning of thy harvest: thou shalt leave them for the poor, and for the sojourner: I am Jehovah your God.
If a brother or sister be naked and in lack of daily food,