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Theasaurus: Generosity

12 Bible Verses about Generosity

Most Relevant Verses

Isaiah 32:8

But the noble deviseth noble things; and to noble things doth he stand.

From Thematic Bible


Generosity » Liberality in the early church

Acts 11:29

And they determined, according as any one of the disciples was well off, each of them to send to the brethren who dwelt in Judaea, to minister to them;

Acts 4:34-35

For neither was there any one in want among them; for as many as were owners of lands or houses, selling them, brought the price of what was sold and laid it at the feet of the apostles; and distribution was made to each according as any one might have need.

2 Corinthians 8:2

that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty has abounded to the riches of their free-hearted liberality.

Philippians 4:16

for also in Thessalonica once and even twice ye sent to me for my need.

Generosity » Offerings for the rebuilding of the temple

Ezra 2:69

They gave after their ability to the treasure of the work sixty-one thousand darics of gold, and five thousand pounds of silver, and one hundred priests' coats.

Ezra 1:6

And all they that were about them strengthened their hands with articles of silver, with gold, with goods, and with beasts, and with precious things, besides all that was willingly offered.

Ezra 8:25

and I weighed to them the silver and the gold and the vessels, the heave-offering for the house of our God, which the king and his counsellors and his princes, and all Israel present, had offered.

Nehemiah 7:70

And some of the chief fathers gave to the work. The Tirshatha gave to the treasure a thousand darics of gold, fifty basons, five hundred and thirty priests' coats.

Generosity » David's gifts for the temple

1 Chronicles 29:3-4

And moreover, in my affection for the house of my God I have given of my own property of gold and silver, for the house of my God, over and above all that I have prepared for the house of the sanctuary: three thousand talents of gold, of the gold of Ophir, and seven thousand talents of refined silver, to overlay the walls of the houses;

Generosity » Gifts for the repairing of God's house

2 Chronicles 24:10

And all the princes and all the people rejoiced, and brought in and cast into the chest, until they had finished.

Generosity » Gifts of israel for the tabernacle

Exodus 35:22

And they came, both men and women; every one who was of willing heart brought nose-rings, and earrings, and rings, and bracelets, all kinds of utensils of gold: every man that waved a wave-offering of gold to Jehovah.

Generosity » Offerings at the dedication

Numbers 7:3

and they brought their offering before Jehovah, six covered waggons, and twelve oxen; a waggon for two princes, and an ox for each; and they presented them before the tabernacle.

Generosity » The poor widow's offering

Luke 21:1-4

And he looked up and saw the rich casting their gifts into the treasury; but he saw also a certain poor widow casting therein two mites. And he said, Verily I say unto you, that this poor widow has cast in more than all; read more.
for all these out of their abundance have cast into the gifts of God; but she out of her need has cast in all the living which she had.

Generosity » Over-plus of gifts

Exodus 36:5

and spoke to Moses, saying, The people bring much more than enough for the service of the work that Jehovah commanded to be done.

Topics on Generosity

Generosity, God's

49;1;7-9

in whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of offences, according to the riches of his grace;

Generosity, Human

47;8;7-9

but even as ye abound in every way, in faith, and word, and knowledge, and all diligence, and in love from you to us, that ye may abound in this grace also.

Generosity, Used Towards

2;35;21-29

And they came, every one whose heart moved him, and every one whose spirit prompted him; they brought Jehovah's heave-offering for the work of the tent of meeting, and for all its service, and for the holy garments.