Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

When

Job 31:16
If I have refused the wishes of the poor
or let the widow’s eyes go blind,
Psalm 37:21
The wicked man borrows and does not repay,
but the righteous one is gracious and giving.
Psalm 112:9
He distributes freely to the poor;
his righteousness endures forever.
His horn will be exalted in honor.
Proverbs 19:17
Kindness to the poor is a loan to the Lord,
and He will give a reward to the lender.
Ecclesiastes 11:2
Give a portion to seven or even to eight,
for you don’t know what disaster may happen on earth.
Isaiah 58:7
Is it not to share your bread with the hungry,
to bring the poor and homeless into your house,
to clothe the naked when you see him,
and not to ignore your own flesh and blood?
Luke 11:41
But give from what is within to the poor, and then everything is clean for you.
Luke 12:33
Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Make money-bags for yourselves that won’t grow old, an inexhaustible treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys.
John 13:29
Since Judas kept the money-bag, some thought that Jesus was telling him, “Buy what we need for the festival,” or that he should give something to the poor.
Acts 9:36
In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha, which is translated Dorcas. She was always doing good works and acts of charity.
Acts 10:2
He was a devout man and feared God along with his whole household. He did many charitable deeds for the Jewish people and always prayed to God.
Acts 11:29
So each of the disciples, according to his ability, determined to send relief to the brothers who lived in Judea.
Acts 24:17
After many years, I came to bring charitable gifts and offerings to my nation,
Romans 12:8
if exhorting, in exhortation;
giving, with generosity;
leading, with diligence;
showing mercy, with cheerfulness.
2 Corinthians 9:6
Remember this: The person who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and the person who sows generously will also reap generously.
Galatians 2:10
They asked only that we would remember the poor, which I made every effort to do.
Ephesians 4:28
The thief must no longer steal. Instead, he must do honest work with his own hands, so that he has something to share with anyone in need.
1 Timothy 6:18
Instruct them to do what is good, to be rich in good works, to be generous, willing to share,
Philemon 1:7
For I have great joy and encouragement from your love, because the hearts of the saints have been refreshed through you, brother.
Hebrews 13:16
Don’t neglect to do what is good and to share, for God is pleased with such sacrifices.
James 2:15
If a brother or sister is without clothes and lacks daily food
1 Peter 4:11
If anyone speaks, it should be as one who speaks God’s words; if anyone serves, it should be from the strength God provides, so that God may be glorified through Jesus Christ in everything. To Him belong the glory and the power forever and ever. Amen.
1 John 3:17
If anyone has this world’s goods and sees his brother in need but closes his eyes to his need—how can God’s love reside in him?

Do not sound a trumpet

Proverbs 20:6
Many a man proclaims his own loyalty,
but who can find a trustworthy man?
Hosea 8:1
Put the horn to your mouth!
One like an eagle comes
against the house of the Lord,
because they transgress My covenant
and rebel against My law.

As

Matthew 6:5
“Whenever you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites, because they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by people. I assure you: They’ve got their reward!
Matthew 7:5
Hypocrite! First take the log out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to take the speck out of your brother’s eye.
Matthew 15:7
Hypocrites! Isaiah prophesied correctly about you when he said:
Matthew 16:3
And in the morning, ‘Today will be stormy because the sky is red and threatening.’ You know how to read the appearance of the sky, but you can’t read the signs of the times.
Matthew 22:18
But perceiving their malice, Jesus said, “Why are you testing Me, hypocrites?
Matthew 23:13
“But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! You lock up the kingdom of heaven from people. For you don’t go in, and you don’t allow those entering to go in.
Matthew 24:51
He will cut him to pieces and assign him a place with the hypocrites. In that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Isaiah 9:17
Therefore the Lord does not rejoice
over Israel’s young men
and has no compassion
on its fatherless and widows,
for everyone is a godless evildoer,
and every mouth speaks folly.
In all this, His anger is not removed,
and His hand is still raised to strike.
Isaiah 10:6
I will send him against a godless nation;
I will command him to go
against a people destined for My rage,
to take spoils, to plunder,
and to trample them down like clay in the streets.
Mark 7:6
He answered them, “Isaiah prophesied correctly about you hypocrites, as it is written:

These people honor Me with their lips,
but their heart is far from Me.
Luke 6:42
Or how can you say to your brother, ‘Brother, let me take out the speck that is in your eye,’ when you yourself don’t see the log in your eye? Hypocrite! First take the log out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to take out the speck in your brother’s eye.
Luke 12:56
Hypocrites! You know how to interpret the appearance of the earth and the sky, but why don’t you know how to interpret this time?
Luke 13:15
But the Lord answered him and said, “Hypocrites! Doesn’t each one of you untie his ox or donkey from the feeding trough on the Sabbath and lead it to water?

In the synagogues

Matthew 6:5
“Whenever you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites, because they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by people. I assure you: They’ve got their reward!
Matthew 23:6
They love the place of honor at banquets, the front seats in the synagogues,
Mark 12:39
the front seats in the synagogues, and the places of honor at banquets.
Luke 11:43
“Woe to you Pharisees! You love the front seat in the synagogues and greetings in the marketplaces.
Luke 20:46
“Beware of the scribes, who want to go around in long robes and who love greetings in the marketplaces, the front seats in the synagogues, and the places of honor at banquets.

Glory

1 Samuel 15:30
Saul said, “I have sinned. Please honor me now before the elders of my people and before Israel. Come back with me so I can bow in worship to the Lord your God.”
John 5:41
“I do not accept glory from men,
John 7:18
The one who speaks for himself seeks his own glory. But He who seeks the glory of the One who sent Him is true, and there is no unrighteousness in Him.
1 Thessalonians 2:6
and we didn’t seek glory from people, either from you or from others.

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