Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
so that your charity may be secret, and your Father who sees what is secret will reward you.
Whoever welcomes a prophet because he is a prophet will have the same reward as a prophet, and whoever welcomes an upright man because he is upright will have the same reward as an upright man.
Then the king will say to those at his right, 'Come, you whom my Father has blessed, take possession of the kingdom which has been destined for you from the creation of the world.
You have paid me in full, and more too. I am fully supplied with what I have received from you through Epaphroditus. It is like fragrant incense, just such a sacrifice as God welcomes and approves.
but those who are thought worthy to attain that other world and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry nor are married.
and those who have done right will come out to resurrection and life, and those who have done wrong, to resurrection and judgment.
and I have the same hope in God that they themselves hold, that there is to be a resurrection of the upright and the wicked.
If anyone begs from you, give to him, and when anyone wants to borrow from you, do not turn away.
And if you lend only to people from whom you expect to get something, what merit is there in that? Even godless people lend to godless people, meaning to get it back again in full.