Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And if thy brother be waxen poor, and fallen in decay with thee; then thou shalt relieve him: yea, though he be a stranger, or a sojourner; that he may live with thee.

Bible References

Thy brother

Leviticus 25:25
If thy brother becomes poor and has sold away some of his possession, his redeemer shall come, his closest kinsman, and shall redeem that which his brother sold.
Deuteronomy 15:7
If there should be among you a poor man of one of thy brethren within any of thy towns in thy land which the LORD thy God gives thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart nor shut thine hand from thy poor brother,
Proverbs 14:20
The poor is hated even of his own neighbour, but many are those who love the rich.
Proverbs 17:5
Whosoever mocks the poor reproaches his Maker, and he that is glad regarding the calamity of someone else shall not go unpunished.
Proverbs 19:17
He that gives unto the poor lends unto the LORD, and he will give him his reward.
Mark 14:7
For ye have the poor with you always, and whenever ye will, ye may do them good; but me ye have not always.
John 12:8
for the poor ye always have with you, but ye shall not always have me.
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.
James 2:5
Hearken, my beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the poor of this world that they might be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those that love him?

Then

Psalm 37:26
He is ever merciful and lends, and his seed is a blessing.
Psalm 41:1
Blessed is he that understands regarding the poor; the LORD will deliver him in the day of evil.
Psalm 112:5
Teth A good man has mercy and lends; Jod He will govern his affairs with good judgment.
Proverbs 14:31
He that oppresses the poor reproaches his Maker, but he that has mercy on the poor, honours him.
Luke 6:35
But rather love ye your enemies and do good and lend, hoping for nothing again, and your reward shall be great; and ye shall be the sons of the Most High, for he is kind even unto the unthankful and to the evil.
Acts 11:29
Then the disciples, each one according to what he had, determined to send relief unto the brethren who dwelt in Judea,
Romans 12:13
sharing for the needs of the saints, and given to hospitality.
2 Corinthians 9:1
For regarding the ministering to the saints, it is superfluous for me to write to you:
Galatians 2:10
Only they asked that we should remember the poor; the same which I was also diligent to do.
1 John 3:17
But whosoever has this world's goods and sees his brother have need and shuts up his bowels of compassion from him, how does the charity of God abide in him?

A stranger

Leviticus 19:34
But the stranger that dwells with you shall be as the natural of yourselves, and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt. I AM your God.
Exodus 23:9
Also thou shalt not oppress a stranger, for ye know the state of the soul of a stranger, seeing ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.
Deuteronomy 10:18
he executes the rights of the fatherless and the widow and also loves the stranger, giving him food and clothing.
Matthew 25:35
for I was hungry, and ye gave me food; I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink; I was a stranger, and ye took me in;
Hebrews 13:2
Do not forget to show hospitality; for thereby some, having entertained angels, were kept.

General references

Exodus 22:25
If thou should lend money to my people, to the poor who is with thee, thou shalt not be to him as a usurer, neither shalt thou lay upon him usury.
Leviticus 25:48
after he is sold he shall have redemption; one of his brethren shall redeem him;
Deuteronomy 23:19
Thou shalt not lend upon usury to thy brother, usury of money, usury of food, usury of any thing that is lent upon usury.