Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed be ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.
And having opened his mouth, he taught them, saying,
And having stretched forth his hand towards his disciples, he said, Behold, my mother and my brothers.
And having looked around at those who sat about him, he says, Behold, my mother and my brothers.
However, woe to you the rich, because ye have received your consolation.
The Spirit of Lord is upon me, because he anointed me to preach good-news to the poor. He has sent me to heal the broken hearted, to proclaim deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to sent forth in deliv
But Abraham said, Child, remember that thou in thy lifetime received thy good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things. But now here he is comforted and thou are in agony.
1 Samuel 2:8
He raises up the poor out of the dust, he lifts up the needy from the dunghill, to make them sit with rulers, and inherit the throne of glory. For the pillars of the earth are LORD's, and he has set the world upon them.
Better is a little that the righteous man has than the abundance of many wicked men.
He raises up a poor man out of the dust, and lifts up a needy man from the dunghill,
Better it is to be of a lowly spirit with the poor, than to divide the spoil with the proud.
Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than he who is perverse in his lips and is a fool.
The meek also shall increase their joy in LORD, and the poor among men shall rejoice in the Holy One of Israel.
For thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: I dwell in the high and holy place, also with him who is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart o
For all these things my hand has made, and all these things came to be, says LORD. But to this man I will look, even to him who is poor and of a contrite spirit, and who trembles at my word.
But I will leave in the midst of thee an afflicted and poor people, and they shall take refuge in the name of LORD.
And it was broken in that day, and thus the poor of the flock who gave heed to me knew that it was the word of LORD.
the blind receive their sight, and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised up, and the poor are proclaimed good-news.
Have any of the rulers believed in him, or of the Pharisees?
1 Corinthians 1:26
For notice your calling, brothers, that not many are wise according to flesh, not many powerful, not many eminent.
2 Corinthians 6:10
as grieving, but always rejoicing; as poor, but making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.
2 Corinthians 8:2
that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy, even from the depth of their poverty, abounded for the wealth of their generosity,
1 Thessalonians 1:6
And ye became imitators of us and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction, with joy of Holy Spirit,
Now let the lowly brother boast in his exaltation,
Listen, my beloved brothers, did not God choose the poor of the world, rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom, which he promised to those who love him?
I know thy works and tribulation and poverty (but thou are rich), and the blasphemy of those who say themselves to be Jews, and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.