Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou hast not given water to the weary to drink, And thou hast withholden bread from the hungry.
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;
He hath dispersed, he hath given to the needy; His righteousness endureth for ever: His horn shall be exalted with honor.
and desiring to be fed with the crumbs that fell from the rich man's table; yea, even the dogs come and licked his sores.
And the disciples, every man according to his ability, determined to send relief unto the brethren that dwelt in Judea:
only they would that we should remember the poor; which very thing I was also zealous to do.
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.
Give to him that asketh thee, and from him that would borrow of thee turn not thou away.
If a brother or sister be naked and in lack of daily food,