Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

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Matthew 25:40
And the king having answered, will say to them, Trull I say to you, Inasmuch as ye did to one of the least of my brethren, ye did to me.
Matthew 10:40
He receiving you, receives me; and he receiving me, receives him sending me.
Matthew 26:11
For always the poor ye have with you, but me ye have not always.
Deuteronomy 15:7
When the needy shall be among thee, from one of thy brethren, in one of thy gates in thy land which Jehovah thy God gave to thee, thou shalt not harden thy heart, and thou shalt not shut thy hand from thy needy brother.
Job 29:13
The praise of him perishing will come upon me, and I shall cause the heart of the widow to rejoice.
Job 31:16
If I shall withhold from the desire of the poor, and cause the eyes of the widow to fail;
Psalm 112:5
A good man, being merciful and lending: he will hold up his words in judgment;
Proverbs 3:9
Honor Jehovah from thy substance, and from the first-fruits of all thy produce.
Proverbs 11:24
There is scattering and yet adding; and the withholding more than right, only to want
Proverbs 14:21
He despising to his neighbor, sins: and he compassionating the poor, he is happy.
Proverbs 19:17
He pitying the poor lends to Jehovah, and he will recompense to him his act.
Proverbs 22:9
The good eye it shall be blessed, for he gave from his bread to the poor.
Ecclesiastes 11:1
Send forth thy bread upon the face of the waters, for in a multitude of days thou shalt find it
Isaiah 58:7
Is it not to break thy bread to the hungry, and thou shalt bring the wandering poor to thy house? when thou shalt see the naked and cover him; and thou shalt not hide from thy flesh.
Ezekiel 18:7
And he shall not oppress a man; he shall turn back his pledge to the debtor; he will not strip off plunder, his bread he will give to him hungry, and the naked he will cover with a garment;
Daniel 4:27
Wherefore, O king, my counsel shall be pleasant to thee, and break off thy sins by justice, and thine iniquities in compassionating the poor; if it shall be a lengthening to thy peace.
Micah 6:8
He announced to thee, O man, what was good; and what did Jehovah require of thee but to do judgment and to love mercy, and being humbled, to go with thy God?
Mark 14:7
For always have ye the poor with you, and when ye wish ye can do them good: and me ye have not always.
Luke 11:41
But of the things being, give alms; and, behold, all things are clean to you.
Luke 14:12
And he also said to him having called him, When thou makest a breakfast or supper, call not thy friends, nor thy rich neighbors, nor thy brethren; lest they call thee in return, and a giving back be to thee.
John 13:29
For some thought, since Judas had the small coffer, that Jesus says to him, Purchase of what we have need for the festival; or, that he might give something to the poor.
Acts 4:32
And the heart and soul of the multitude of them believing were one: and not one said any of the things being to him to be his own; but all were common to them.
Acts 9:36
And in Joppa was a certain disciple by name Tabitha, which interpreted is called Dorcas: she was full of good works and alms which she did.
Acts 10:31
And he says, Cornelius, thy prayer was harkened to, and thine alms remembered before God.
Acts 11:29
And certain of the disciples, as he was able, determined, each of them, to send for service to the brethren dwelling in Judea:
2 Corinthians 8:1
And we make known to you, brethren, the grace of God given in the churches of Macedonia;
2 Corinthians 9:7
Each as he chooses in the heart; not of grief, or of necessity: for God loves a cheerful giver.
Ephesians 4:28
He stealing let him steal no more: and rather let him be wearied from fatigue, working good with the hands, that he have to impart to him having need.
1 Timothy 6:17
To the rich now in this life, proclaim not to be highminded, nor to be hoping upon the uncertainty of riches, but in the living God, offering us all things richly for profit;
Philemon 1:7
For we have much grace and consolation upon thy love, for the bowels of the holy are refreshed by thee, brother.
Hebrews 6:10
For God is not unjust to forget your work and fatigue of love, which ye showed to his name, having served to the holy ones, and serving.
Hebrews 13:16
And the doing good and mutual participation forget not; for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.
James 1:27
Religion pure and unpolluted before God and the Father is this, To take a view of the orphans and widows in their pressure, to keep himself free from stain from the world.
1 Peter 4:9
Being hospitable to one another without murmurings.
1 John 3:16
In this have we known love, for he set his soul for us: and we ought to set the souls for the brethren.


Matthew 25:42
For I was hungry, and ye gave me not to eat; I was thirsty, and ye gave me no drink;
Proverbs 25:21
If thine enemy hunger, give him bread to eat; and if he thirst, give him water to drink:
Romans 12:20
If therefore thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink: for doing this, thou shalt heap up-coals of fire on his head.

I was a

Matthew 25:43
I was a stranger and ye brought me not in; naked, and ye put not around me; sick, and in prison, and ye took not a view of me.
Genesis 18:2
And he shall lift up his eyes and shall see, and behold, three men stood by him: and he will see and will run to meet them from the door of the tent, and will bow himself to the earth.
Genesis 19:1
And two messengers shall come to Sodom in the evening; and Lot will sit in the gate of Sodom; and Lot will see, and will rise up to meet them, and will bow himself with the face to the earth.
Acts 16:15
And when she was immersed, and her house, she besought, saying, If ye have judged me to be faithful to the Lord, having come into my house, remain. And she forced us.
Romans 12:13
Participating in the necessities of the holy ones; pursuing hospitality.
Romans 16:23
Gains my guest, and of the whole church, embraces you. Erastus steward of the city embraces you, and Quartus the brother.
1 Timothy 5:10
Testified of in good works; if she have brought up children, if she lodged strangers, if she washed the feet of the holy, if she relieved the pressed, if she followed every good work.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love remain.
1 Peter 4:9
Being hospitable to one another without murmurings.
3 John 1:5
Dearly beloved, thou doest faithfully whatever thou dost work for the brethren, and for strangers;

General references

Matthew 5:42
To him asking thee, give thou, and him wishing to borrow from thee, thou shouldst not turn away.
Matthew 25:42
For I was hungry, and ye gave me not to eat; I was thirsty, and ye gave me no drink;
James 2:15
And if a brother or sister be naked, and be failing of daily food,