Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then said he also to him that bade him, When thou makest a dinner or a supper, call not thy friends, nor thy brethren, neither thy kinsmen, nor thy rich neighbours; lest they also bid thee again, and a recompence be made thee.
He filled those who are hungry with good things, and those who are rich he sent away empty.
The poor man is hated even by his own neighbor, but the rich man has many friends.
He who oppresses a poor man to his increase, [and] he who gives to a rich man, [comes] only to want.
My brothers, ye should not have the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ of glory, in favoritism.
And if ye love those who love you, what credit is for you? For even sinners love those who love them.
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?
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.