Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


2 Corinthians 9:9
Even as it is written - He hath scattered abroad, he hath given to the needy, - his righteousness, abideth to futurity.


Deuteronomy 15:11
For the needy will not cease out of the midst of the land - for this cause, am I commanding thee, saying, Thou shalt open, thy hand unto thy brother to thy poor and to thy needy, in thy land.
Proverbs 11:24
There is who scattereth, and increaseth yet more, and who withholdeth of what is due, only to come to want.
Proverbs 19:17
A lender to Yahweh, is one who sheweth favour to the poor, and, his good deed, He will pay him back.
Ecclesiastes 11:1
Cast thy bread-corn, upon the face of the waters, - for, after many days, shalt thou find it:
Isaiah 32:8
But, a noble man, noble things, hath devised, - And, he, upon noble things, will stand,
Isaiah 58:7
Is it not to break unto the hungry, thy bread, And the thrust-out oppressed, that thou bring into a home, - When thou seest one naked, that thou cover him, And from thine own flesh, shalt not hide thyself?
Mark 14:7
For, always, have ye, the destitute, with you, and whensoever ye please, ye can, unto them, at any timedo well! But, me, not, always, have ye.
Luke 11:41
Notwithstanding, as to the things within, give alms, and lo! everything, is, pure unto you.
Luke 12:33
Sell your possessions, and give alms, make for yourselves purses that wax not old, - treasure unfailing, in the heavens, where, thief, doth not draw near, and, moth, doth not spoil.
Luke 18:22
And Jesus, hearing, said unto him - Yet one thing, unto thee, is lacking: Whatsoever thou hast, sell, and distribute unto the destitute, - and thou shalt have treasure in theheavens; and come! be following me.
John 13:29
For, some, were thinking, since Judas held the bag, that Jesus was saying to him - Buy the things of which we have, need, for the feast; or that, unto the destitute, he should give something.
Acts 4:35
And laying them at the feet of the Apostles, while on the other hand they were distributing unto each one, in so far as any one had, need.
Acts 20:35
In all things, I gave you to understand, that, thus toiling, it behoves to be helping the weak, also to be keeping in mind the words of the Lord Jesus, that, he himself, said - Happy is it, rather to give than to receive!
Romans 12:13
With the needs of the saints, having fellowship, - hospitality, pursuing.
2 Corinthians 8:9
For ye are taking knowledge of the favour of our Lord Jesus Christ, - how that, for your sakes, he became destitute - although he was, rich, in order that, ye, by his destitution, might be enriched.
2 Corinthians 9:10
Now, he that supplieth seed to the sower, and bread for eating, will supply and multiply your seed for sowing, and cause to grow your fruits of righteousness:
1 Timothy 6:18
To be doing good, to be rich in noble works, to be, generous in giving, ready for fellowship, -
Hebrews 13:16
But, of the doing good and of fellowship, be not forgetful; for, with such sacrifices as these, is, God, well-pleased.
James 2:15
If, a brother or sister, should be naked, and coming short of the daily food,
1 John 3:16
Hereby, have we come to understand love: in that, He, for us, his life laid down; and, we, ought, for the brethren, our lives to lay down.


Psalm 112:3
Wealth and riches, shall be in his house, and, his righteousness, standeth for aye.
Deuteronomy 24:13
thou shalt, restore, to him the pledge at the going in of the sun, so shall he sleep in his own mantle, and bless thee, - and, unto thee, shall it be righteous-ness before Yahweh thy God.
Matthew 6:4
that thine alms may be in secret, - and, thy Father, who seeth in secret, will give it back to thee.
Luke 14:12
Moreover he went on to say, unto him also who had invited him, - Whensoever thou mayest be making a dinner or a supper, do not call thy friends, or thy brothers, or thy kinsfolk, or rich neighbours, - lest once, they also, invite thee in return, and it become a recompense unto thee.
Luke 16:9
And, I, unto you, say - For yourselves, make ye friends, with the unjust Riches, in order that, as soon as it shall fail, they may welcome you into the age-abiding tents.
Hebrews 6:10
For, not unrighteous, is God, to be forgetful of your work and of the love which ye have shewn forth for his name, in that ye have ministered unto the saints, and are ministering,
Revelation 22:11
He that is doing unjustly, let him do unjustly, still, and, he that is filthy, let him be made filthy, still; and, he that is righteous, let him do righteousness, still, and, he that is holy, let him be hallowed, still: -


Psalm 75:10
But, all the horns of the lawless, will I hew off, - Exalted shall be the horns of the Righteous One.
Psalm 92:10
But thou wilt exalt, as those of the buffalo, my horn, I have been anointed, with fresh oil.
1 Samuel 2:1
Then prayed Hannah, and said, My heart hath leaped for joy in Yahweh, My horn is exalted in Yahweh, My mouth is opened wide, o'er my foes, Because I rejoice in thy salvation.

General references

Leviticus 23:22
And, when ye reap the harvest of your land, thou shalt not wholly clear the border of thy field when thou reapest, and, the gleanings of thy field, shalt thou not glean, - for the poor and for the sojourner, shalt thou leave them. I - Yahweh, am your God.
Ruth 2:16
yea moreover, draw out, for her, from the bundles, - and leave behind that she may glean it, and rebuke her not.
Matthew 5:42
To him who is asking thee, give; and, him who is desiring from thee to borrow, do not thou turn away.