Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Give to him that asketh thee, and from him that would borrow of thee turn not thou away.
for I was hungry, and ye gave me food; I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink; I was a stranger, and ye took me in;
If there should be among you a poor man of one of thy brethren within any of thy towns in thy land which the LORD thy God gives thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart nor shut thine hand from thy poor brother,
If I have disturbed the desire of the poor or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail;
Lamed The wicked borrows and does not repay: but the righteous shows mercy and gives.
Teth A good man has mercy and lends; Jod He will govern his affairs with good judgment.
Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thine hand to do it.
There are those who scatter, and more is added unto them; and there are those who withhold more than is just, but come to poverty.
He that gives unto the poor lends unto the LORD, and he will give him his reward.
Cast thy bread upon the waters, for thou shalt find it after many days.
Is not rather the fast that I have chosen, to loose the bands of wickedness, to undo the ties of oppression, to release into freedom those who are broken, and that ye break every yoke?
Therefore, O king, approve my counsel and redeem thy sins with righteousness and thine iniquities with mercies unto the poor: behold the medicine for thy sin.
Give to everyone that asks of thee, and of the one that takes away thy goods ask them not to return them.
But rather give alms of such things as ye have; and, behold, all things are clean unto you.
Then said he also to him that invited him, When thou makest a dinner or a supper, call not thy friends nor thy brethren, neither thy kinsmen nor thy rich neighbours, lest they also invite thee again, and a recompense be made thee.
Therefore, if thine enemy hungers, feed him; if he thirsts, give him drink; for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head.
2 Corinthians 9:6
But this I say, He who sows sparingly shall reap also sparingly, and he who sows in blessings shall also reap blessings.
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge those that are rich in this world, that they not be highminded, not placing their hope in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who gives us richly all things to enjoy;
For God is not unjust to forget your work and labour of charity which ye have showed in his name, having helped the saints and helping them.
Do not forget to do good and to fellowship; for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.
The pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this, To visit the fatherless and widows in their tribulation and to keep thyself unspotted from this world.
If a brother or sister is naked and destitute of daily food,
1 John 3:16
In this we have known the charity of God because he laid down his life for us; we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.