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And ye have respect to him that weareth the gay clothing, and say unto him, Sit thou here in a good place; and say to the poor, Stand thou there, or sit here under my footstool:

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James 2:6
But ye have despised the poor. Do not the rich oppress you with tyranny and draw you with violence to the courts?
Isaiah 65:5
who say, Stand by thyself, do not come near to me; for I am holier than thou. These are a smoke in my nose, a fire that burns all the day.
Luke 7:44
And he turned to the woman and said unto Simon, Seest thou this woman? I entered into thy house, thou didst give me no water for my feet; but she has washed my feet with tears and wiped them with the hairs of her head.
2 Corinthians 8:9
For ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor that ye through his poverty might be enriched.

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Matthew 23:6
and love the first place at feasts and the chief seats in the synagogues
Mark 12:39
and the first chairs in the synagogues and the first seats at the suppers,