Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen of them: otherwise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven.
And Jesus said to them, Take care to have nothing to do with the leaven of the Pharisees and Sadducees.
And he said to them, Take care to be on the watch against the leaven of the Pharisees and the leaven of Herod.
So take care that the light which is in you is not dark.
At that time, when thousands of the people had come together, in such numbers that they were crushing one another, he said first to his disciples, Have nothing to do with the leaven of the Pharisees, which is deceit.
For this reason there is the more need for us to give attention to the things which have come to our ears, for fear that by chance we might be slipping away.
But be certain to give it back to him when the sun goes down, so that he may have his clothing for sleeping in, and will give you his blessing: and this will be put to your account as righteousness before the Lord your God.
He has given with open hands to the poor; his righteousness is for ever; his horn will be lifted up with honour.
For this cause, O King, let my suggestion be pleasing to you, and let your sins be covered by righteousness and your evil-doing by mercy to the poor, so that the time of your well-being may be longer.
2 Corinthians 9:9
As it is said in the Writings, He has sent out far and wide, he has given to the poor; his righteousness is for ever.
And when you make your prayers, be not like the false-hearted men, who take pleasure in getting up and saying their prayers in the Synagogues and at the street turnings so that they may be seen by men. Truly I say to you, They have their reward.
Even so let your light be shining before men, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven.
But all their works they do so as to be seen by men: for they make wide their phylacteries, and the edges of their robes,
2 Kings 10:16
And he said, Come with me and see how I am on fire for the Lord's cause. So he made him go with him in his carriage.
And they come to you as my people come, and are seated before you as my people, hearing your words but doing them not: for deceit is in their mouth and their heart goes after profit for themselves.
Say to all the people of the land and to the priests, When you went without food and gave yourselves to grief in the fifth and the seventh months for these seventy years, did you ever do it because of me?
And it will come about in that day that the prophets will be shamed, every man on account of his vision, when he is talking as a prophet; and they will not put on a robe of hair for purposes of deceit:
And he said, You take care to seem right in the eyes of men, but God sees your hearts: and those things which are important in the opinion of men, are evil in the eyes of God.
How is it possible for you to have faith while you take honour one from another and have no desire for the honour which comes from the only God?
For the praise of men was dearer to them than the approval of God.
Those who have the desire to seem important in the flesh, put force on you to undergo circumcision; only that they may not be attacked because of the cross of Christ.
So that your giving may be in secret; and your Father, who sees in secret, will give you your reward.
For if you have love for those who have love for you, what credit is it to you? do not the tax-farmers the same?
He who gives honour to a prophet, in the name of a prophet, will be given a prophet's reward; and he who gives honour to an upright man, in the name of an upright man, will be given an upright man's reward.
For the Son of man will come in the glory of his Father with his angels; and then he will give to every man the reward of his works.
And the King will make answer and say to them, Truly I say to you, Because you did it to the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.
1 Corinthians 9:17
But if I do it gladly, I have a reward; and if not, I am under orders to do it.
For God is true, and will not put away from him the memory of your work and of your love for his name, in the help which you gave and still give to the saints.
Judging a part in the shame of Christ to be better than all the wealth of Egypt; for he was looking forward to his reward.
2 John 1:8
Keep watch over yourselves, so that you do not make our work of no effect, but may get your full reward.