Feeding The Poor

Most Relevant Verses

Matthew 25:42

For I was hungry
and you gave Me nothing to eat;
I was thirsty
and you gave Me nothing to drink;

1 Corinthians 11:34

If anyone is hungry, he should eat at home, so that when you gather together you will not come under judgment. And I will give instructions about the other matters whenever I come.

Job 22:7

You gave no water to the thirsty
and withheld food from the famished,

Deuteronomy 15:11

For there will never cease to be poor people in the land; that is why I am commanding you, ‘You must willingly open your hand to your afflicted and poor brother in your land.’

Luke 6:21

You who are now hungry are blessed,
because you will be filled.
You who now weep are blessed,
because you will laugh.

Leviticus 23:22

When you reap the harvest of your land, you are not to reap all the way to the edge of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest. Leave them for the poor and the foreign resident; I am Yahweh your God.”

Isaiah 58:10

and if you offer yourself to the hungry,
and satisfy the afflicted one,
then your light will shine in the darkness,
and your night will be like noonday.

Philippians 4:12

I know both how to have a little, and I know how to have a lot. In any and all circumstances I have learned the secret of being content—whether well fed or hungry, whether in abundance or in need.

Psalm 146:7

executing justice for the exploited
and giving food to the hungry.
The Lord frees prisoners.

Matthew 25:44

“Then they too will answer, ‘Lord, when did we see You hungry, or thirsty, or a stranger, or without clothes, or sick, or in prison, and not help You?’

Proverbs 13:23

The uncultivated field of the poor yields abundant food,
but without justice, it is swept away.

Isaiah 14:30

Then the firstborn of the poor will be well fed,
and the impoverished will lie down in safety,
but I will kill your root with hunger,
and your remnant will be slain.

Mark 7:27

He said to her, “Allow the children to be satisfied first, because it isn’t right to take the children’s bread and throw it to the dogs.”

Deuteronomy 8:3

He humbled you by letting you go hungry; then He gave you manna to eat, which you and your fathers had not known, so that you might learn that man does not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the mouth of the Lord.

Matthew 14:16

“They don’t need to go away,” Jesus told them. “You give them something to eat.”

Matthew 25:38

When did we see You a stranger and take You in, or without clothes and clothe You?

Luke 16:21

He longed to be filled with what fell from the rich man’s table, but instead the dogs would come and lick his sores.

Matthew 25:37

“Then the righteous will answer Him, ‘Lord, when did we see You hungry and feed You, or thirsty and give You something to drink?

Matthew 15:32

Now Jesus summoned His disciples and said,“I have compassion on the crowd, because they’ve already stayed with Me three days and have nothing to eat. I don’t want to send them away hungry; otherwise they might collapse on the way.”

Psalm 72:13

He will have pity on the poor and helpless
and save the lives of the poor.

Jeremiah 22:16

He took up the case of the poor and needy,
then it went well.
Is this not what it means to know Me?
This is the Lord’s declaration.

Matthew 15:33

The disciples said to Him, “Where could we get enough bread in this desolate place to fill such a crowd?”

James 2:15

If a brother or sister is without clothes and lacks daily food

Proverbs 10:3

The Lord will not let the righteous go hungry,
but He denies the wicked what they crave.

Luke 9:16

Then He took the five loaves and the two fish, and looking up to heaven, He blessed and broke them. He kept giving them to the disciples to set before the crowd.

Luke 6:25

Woe to you who are now full,
for you will be hungry.
Woe to you who are now laughing,
for you will mourn and weep.

John 12:5

“Why wasn’t this fragrant oil sold for 300 denarii and given to the poor?”

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