Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But when thou makest a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind:

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Luke 14:21
"And, coming near, the servant reported these things to his lord. Then the householder, being angry, said to his servant, 'Go out quickly into the streets and lanes of the city; and bring in here the poor, and maimed, and blind, and lame.'
Luke 11:41
But give as alms the things within; and, behold, all things are clean to you.
Matthew 14:14
And Jesus, coming forth, saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion over them, and healed their sick.
Matthew 15:32
And Jesus, having called His disciples near, said, "I have compassion on the multitude, because they continue with Me now three days, and have nothing to eat; and I am not willing to send them away fasting, lest haply they faint in the way."
Matthew 22:10
And the servants, going out into the highways, gathered together all whom they found, both bad and good; and the bridal-hall was filled with guests.
Acts 2:44
And all who believed were together, and were holding all things common;
Acts 4:34
For neither was any one among them in want; for as many as were possessors of lands or houses, selling them, were bringing the prices of the things sold,
Acts 9:39
And Peter, having arisen, went with them; whom, having come, they led up into the upper chamber; and there stood by him all the widows, weeping and showing coats and garments which Dorcas made while she was with them.
Romans 12:13
communicating to the necessities of the saints; cultivating hospitality.
1 Timothy 3:2
It is needful, therefore, that the bishop be irreproachable, a husband of one wife, temperate, sober-minded, orderly, hospitable, apt to teach,
1 Timothy 5:10
noted for good works; if she nourished children, if she used hospitality, if she washed the saints' feet, if she relieved those in tribulation, if she diligently followed every good work.
Titus 1:8
but hospitable, a lover of good, sober-minded, righteous, pious, temperate;
Philemon 1:7
For I had much joy and consolation on account of your love, because the tender affections of the saints have been refreshed through you, brother.
Hebrews 13:2
Do not forget to show love for strangers; for thereby some entertained angels unawares.

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Matthew 5:42
Give to him asking you; and from him who wishes to borrow of you turn not away.
Luke 6:34
"And, if ye lend to those from whom ye hope to receive, what charm have you? even the sinners lend to sinners, that they may receive back as much.