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:

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Thou draw

Isaiah 58:7
Is it not to break thy bread to the hungry, and thou shalt bring the wandering poor to thy house? when thou shalt see the naked and cover him; and thou shalt not hide from thy flesh.
Deuteronomy 15:7
When the needy shall be among thee, from one of thy brethren, in one of thy gates in thy land which Jehovah thy God gave to thee, thou shalt not harden thy heart, and thou shalt not shut thy hand from thy needy brother.
Psalm 41:1
To the overseer: chanting of David. Happy he attending to the weak one: in the day of evil Jehovah will deliver him.
Psalm 112:5
A good man, being merciful and lending: he will hold up his words in judgment;
Proverbs 11:24
There is scattering and yet adding; and the withholding more than right, only to want
Proverbs 14:31
He oppressing the poor reproached him making him: and he honoring him compassionated the needy.
Proverbs 28:27
He giving to the poor wants not: and he hiding his eyes increased curses.
Luke 18:22
And Jesus having heard these, said to him, Yet one thing fails thee: all whatever thou hast, sell and distribute to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.


Isaiah 58:8
Then shall thy light break forth as the dawn, and thy healing shall spring forth quickly: and thy justice going before thee; the glory of Jehovah shall gather thee.
Isaiah 29:18
In that day the deaf heard the words of the book, and the eyes of the blind shall see out of thick darkness, and darkness.
Job 11:17
And life shall rise above the noonday: thou shalt shine forth, thou shalt be as the morning
Psalm 37:6
And he brought forth as the light thy justice, and thy judgment as the noon.

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Leviticus 23:22
And in your reaping the harvest of your land, thou shalt not finish the extremity of thy field in thy reaping, and the gleaning of thy harvest thou shalt not glean: to the poor and to the stranger thou shalt leave them: I Jehovah your God.
James 2:15
And if a brother or sister be naked, and be failing of daily food,