Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
“ For this reason I say to you, do not be worried about your life, as to what you will eat or what you will drink; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
or a bag for your journey, or even two coats, or sandals, or a staff; for the worker is worthy of his support.
And he would answer and say to them, “The man who has two tunics is to
share with him who has none; and he who has food is to do likewise.”
And He said to them,
“ They said, “No, nothing.” When I sent you out without money belt and bag and sandals, you did not lack anything, did you?”
Consider the lilies, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin; but I tell you, not even Solomon in all his glory clothed himself like one of these.
Song of Songs 2:2
“ Like a lily among the thorns,
my darling among the maidens.”