Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the poor always ye have with you; but me ye have not always.

Bible References

The poor

Deuteronomy 15:11
For the poor will never cease out of the land: therefore I command you, saying, You shall surely open your hand to your brother, to your needy, and to your poor, in your land.
Matthew 26:11
For you always have the poor with you; but you don't always have me.
Mark 14:7
For you always have the poor with you, and whenever you want to, you can do them good; but you will not always have me.