And he also said to the man who invited him, When thou make a dinner or a supper, do not call thy friends, nor thy brothers, nor thy kinsmen, nor prosperous neighbors, lest they also invite thee in return, and a recompense be made
He who oppresses a poor man to his increase, [and] he who gives to a rich man, [comes] only to want.
Be careful not to do your charity before men in order to be seen by them, otherwise ye have no reward from your Father in the heavens.
Speak to all the people of the land, and to the priests, saying, When ye fasted and mourned in the fifth and in the seventh [month], even these seventy years, did ye at all fast to me, even to me?
For if ye love those who love you, what reward have ye? Do not even the tax collectors the same?
And when ye fast, become not like the gloomy looking hypocrites, for they make their faces unsightly, so that they may appear fasting to men. Truly I say to you, they have their reward.
He filled those who are hungry with good things, and those who are rich he sent away empty.
And if ye love those who love you, what credit is for you? For even sinners love those who love them.
My brothers, ye should not have the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ of glory, in favoritism.