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12 Bible Verses about Generosity
Most Relevant Verses
In every way you will grow richer and become even more generous, and this will cause others to give thanks to God because of us,
Each of you must give what you have decided in your heart, not with regret or under compulsion, since God loves a cheerful giver.
Do not neglect to do good and to be generous, for God is pleased with such sacrifices.
For God is not so unjust as to forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have ministered to the saints and continue to minister to them.
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus, the Messiah. Although he was rich, for your sakes he became poor, so that you, through his poverty, might become rich.
He gives generously to the poor; his righteousness endures forever; his horn is exalted in honor.
Even if I give away everything that I have and sacrifice myself, but have no love, I gain nothing.
From Thematic Bible
Generosity » Liberality in the early church
since none of them needed anything, because everyone who had land or houses would sell them and bring the money received for the things sold and lay it at the apostles' feet. Then it was distributed to anyone who needed it.
Generosity » Offerings for the rebuilding of the temple
Later, Zacchaeus stood up and announced to the Lord, "Look! I'm giving half of my possessions to the destitute, and if I have accused anyone falsely, I'm repaying four times as much as I owe."
Generosity » David's gifts for the temple
"In addition to everything that I have supplied for the Temple, it pleases me to provide my own treasure of gold and silver, so because of my love for the Temple of my God I hereby give to the Temple of my God the following: 3,000 gold talents imported from Ophir, 7,000 talents of refined silver for gilding the walls of the Temple
Generosity » Gifts for the repairing of God's house
Generosity » Gifts of israel for the tabernacle
Both the men and women came all whose hearts prompted them and brought brooches, earrings, rings, pendants, and all kinds of gold jewelry. Every person presented a wave offering of gold to the LORD.
Generosity » Offerings at the dedication
Generosity » The poor widow's offering
Now Jesus looked up and saw rich people dropping their gifts into the offering box. Then he saw a destitute widow drop in two small copper coins. He said, "I tell you with certainty, this destitute widow has dropped in more than all of them, read more.
because all the others contributed to the offering out of their surplus, but she, in her poverty, dropped in everything she had to live on."
Generosity » Over-plus of gifts
and told Moses, "The people are bringing much more than enough for the work that the LORD has commanded us to do."