Afflicted, Duty To Them

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Philippians 1:16

The latter [do so] from love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the gospel.

James 5:14-16

Is anyone among you sick? He should summon the elders of the church and they should pray over him, anointing him with olive oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer of faith will save the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up, and if he has committed sins {he will be forgiven}. Therefore confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another, so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous person accomplishes much.

Job 6:14

"Loyal love [should come] for the afflicted [from] his friend, even if he forsakes the fear of Shaddai.

Job 16:5

I could encourage you with my mouth, and the solace of my lips would ease the pain.

Job 29:25

I chose their way, and I sat [as] head, and I dwelled like a king among the troops, like [one] who comforts mourners.

Job 31:19

if I have seen [the one who] perishes because of no clothing or [that] there is no covering for the poor,

Isaiah 58:10

if you offer your soul to the hungry, and you satisfy [the] appetite of [the] afflicted, then your light shall rise in the darkness, and your darkness [will be] like noon.

1 Timothy 5:10

being well-attested by good works, if she has brought up children, if she has shown hospitality, if she has washed the feet of the saints, if she has helped those who are oppressed, if she has devoted herself to every good work.

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