Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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?

Bible References

To deal

Isaiah 58:10
and if thou draw out thy soul to a hungry man, and satisfy an afflicted soul, then thy light shall rise in darkness, and thine obscurity be as the noonday.
Job 22:7
Thou have not given water to the weary to drink, and thou have withheld bread from the hungry.
Job 31:18
(no, from my youth he grew up with me as with a father, and her I have guided from my mother's womb);
Psalm 112:9
He has scattered, he has given to the poor. His righteousness endures forever. His horn shall be exalted with honor.
Proverbs 22:9
He who has a bountiful eye shall be blessed, for he gives of his bread to the poor.
Proverbs 25:21
If thine enemy is hungry, give him bread to eat, and if he is thirsty, give him water to drink.
Proverbs 28:27
He who gives to the poor shall not lack, but he who hides his eyes shall have many a curse.
Ecclesiastes 11:1
Cast thy bread upon the waters, for thou shall find it after many days.
Ezekiel 18:7
and has not wronged any man, but has restored to the debtor his pledge, has taken nothing by robbery, has given his bread to a hungry man, and has covered a naked man with a garment,
Daniel 4:27
Therefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable to thee, and break off thy sins by righteousness, and thine iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, if there may be a lengthening of thy tranquility.
Matthew 25:35
For I was hungry, and ye gave me to eat. I was thirsty, and ye gave me to drink. I was a stranger, and ye took me in,
Luke 11:41
But give compassion, things that are inside, and behold, all things are clean to you.
Luke 19:8
And having stood, Zacchaeus said to the Lord, Behold, half of the things possessed by me, Lord, I give to the poor. And if I defrauded any man of anything, I repay fourfold.
Romans 12:20
Therefore if thine enemy is hungry, feed him. If he is thirsty, give him to drink. For by doing this thou will heap coals of fire upon his head.
2 Corinthians 9:6
But this, he who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who sows in blessings will also reap in blessings.
1 Timothy 5:10
being testified in good works: if she has reared children, if she has been hospitable to strangers, if she has washed the feet of the sanctified, if she has relieved those who are afflicted, if she has followed every good work.
Philemon 1:7
For we have much joy and encouragement in thy love, because the bowels of the sanctified have been refreshed by thee, brother.
James 2:15
And if a brother or sister may be unclothed, and may be destitute of daily food,
1 John 3:17
But whoever has the world's living, and sees his brother having need, and closes his bowels from him, how does the love of God abide in him?


Isaiah 16:3
Give counsel, execute justice, make thy shade as the night in the midst of the noonday. Hide the outcasts. Do not betray the fugitive.
Genesis 18:2
And he lifted up his eyes and looked, and, lo, three men stood by him. And when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent door, and bowed himself to the earth,
Genesis 19:2
and he said, Behold now, my lords, turn aside, I pray you, into your servant's house, and tarry all night, and wash your feet, and ye shall rise up early, and go on your way. And they said, No, but we will abide in the street all n
Judges 19:20
And the old man said, Peace be to thee. However let all thy wants lay upon me, only do not lodge in the street.
Acts 16:15
And when she was immersed, and her household, she urged us, saying, If ye have judged me to be faithful to the Lord, after coming into my house, remain. And she constrained us.
Romans 12:13
sharing for the needs of the sanctified, pursuing love for strangers.
Hebrews 13:2
Do not forget love for strangers, for by this some lodged heavenly agents, unaware.

Thine own

Genesis 19:14
And Lot went out, and spoke to his sons-in-law, who married his daughters, and said, Up, get you out of this place, for LORD will destroy the city. But he seemed to his sons-in-law as a man jesting.
Judges 9:2
Speak, I pray you, in the ears of all the men of Shechem, Which is better for you, that all the sons of Jerubbaal, who are seventy men, rule over you, or that one rule over you? remember also that I am your bone and your flesh.
Nehemiah 5:5
Yet now our flesh is as the flesh of our brothers, our sons as their sons. And, lo, we bring into bondage our sons and our daughters to be servants, and some of our daughters are brought into bondage [already]. Neither is it in our
Luke 10:26
And he said to him, What is written in the law? How read thou?
1 John 3:17
But whoever has the world's living, and sees his brother having need, and closes his bowels from him, how does the love of God abide in him?

General references

Leviticus 23:22
And when ye reap the harvest of your land, thou shall not wholly reap the corners of thy field, neither shall thou gather the gleaning of thy harvest. Thou shall leave them for the poor man, and for the sojourner. I am LORD your Go
Job 31:19
if I have seen any perish for lack of clothing, or that the needy had no covering;
Proverbs 24:11
Deliver those who are carried away to death, and hold thou back those who are ready to be slain.
James 2:15
And if a brother or sister may be unclothed, and may be destitute of daily food,