Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He that receiveth a prophet in the name of a prophet shall receive a prophet's reward; and he that receiveth a righteous man in the name of a righteous man shall receive a righteous man's reward.
That receiveth a prophet
When she and her household had been baptized, she urged us, saying, "If in your judgement I am a believer in the Lord, come and stay at my house." And she made us go there.
Herewith I introduce our sister Phoebe to you, who is a servant of the Church at Cenchreae,
2 Timothy 1:16
May the Lord show mercy to the household of Onesiphorus; for many a time he cheered me and he was not ashamed of my chain.
For God is not unjust so that He is unmindful of your labour and of the love which you have manifested towards Himself in having rendered services to His people and in still rendering them.
3 John 1:5
My dear friend, you are acting faithfully in all your behaviour towards the brethren, even when they are strangers to you.
A righteous man's
"But beware of doing your good actions in the sight of men, in order to attract their gaze; if you do, there is no reward for you with your Father who is in Heaven.
For the Son of Man is soon to come in the glory of the Father with His angels, and then will He requite every man according to his actions.
"Then the King will say to those at His right, "'Come, my Father's blessed ones, receive your inheritance of the Kingdom which has been divinely intended for you ever since the creation of the world.
But when you entertain, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind;
1 Corinthians 9:17
And if I preach willingly, I receive my wages; but if against my will, a stewardship has nevertheless been entrusted to me.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
A plain token of God's righteous judgement, I say, since it is a righteous thing for Him to requite with affliction those who are now afflicting you;
2 John 1:8
Keep guard over yourselves, so that you may not lose the results of your good deeds, but may receive back a full reward.