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Then Jesus told them, "Give back to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's." And they were amazed at Him.
And you will be blessed, because they cannot repay you; for you will be repaid at the resurrection of the righteous."
Give, and it will be given to you; a good measure-pressed down, shaken together, and running over-will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured back to you."
Give to the one who asks you, and don't turn away from the one who wants to borrow from you.
"Well then," He told them, "give back to Caesar the things that are Caesar's and to God the things that are God's."
There I will give her vineyards back to her and make the Valley of Achor into a gateway of hope. There she will respond as [she did] in the days of her youth, as in the day she came out of the land of Egypt.
"Look! I am coming quickly, and My reward is with Me to repay each person according to what he has done.
Kindness to the poor is a loan to the Lord, and He will give a reward to the lender.
But Zacchaeus stood there and said to the Lord, "Look, I'll give half of my possessions to the poor, Lord! And if I have extorted anything from anyone, I'll pay back four times as much!"
"But who am I, and who are my people, that we should be able to give as generously as this? For everything comes from You, and we have given You only what comes from Your own hand.
"Caesar's," they said to Him. Then He said to them, "Therefore, give back to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's."
If you look with favor on the man wearing the fine clothes so that you say, "Sit here in a good place," and yet you say to the poor man, "Stand over there," or, "Sit here on the floor by my footstool,"
not paying back evil for evil or insult for insult but, on the contrary, giving a blessing, since you were called for this, so that you can inherit a blessing.
knowing that whatever good each one does, slave or free, he will receive this back from the Lord.
Then comes the end, when He hands over the kingdom to God the Father, when He abolishes all rule and all authority and power.
I will give them a heart to know Me, that I am the Lord. They will be My people, and I will be their God because they will return to Me with all their heart.
He also said to the one who had invited Him, "When you give a lunch or a dinner, don't invite your friends, your brothers, your relatives, or your rich neighbors, because they might invite you back, and you would be repaid.
since it is righteous for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,
After Job had prayed for his friends, the Lord restored his prosperity and doubled his [previous] possessions.
On the contrary, when you host a banquet, invite those who are poor, maimed, lame, or blind.
The one who is taught the message must share his goods with the teacher.
Honor the Lord with your possessions and with the first produce of your entire harvest;
May the Lord, the God of your fathers, increase you a thousand times more, and bless you as He promised you.
He replied to them, "The one who has two shirts must share with someone who has none, and the one who has food must do the same."
then his flesh will be healthier than in his youth, and he will return to the days of his youthful vigor.
At that time I will bring you back, yes, at the time I will gather you. I will make you famous and praiseworthy among all the peoples of the earth, when I restore your fortunes before your eyes. Yahweh has spoken.
You are to pay him his wages each day before the sun sets, because he is poor and depends on them. Otherwise he will cry out to the Lord against you, and you will be held guilty.
So whenever you give to the poor, don't sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and on the streets, to be applauded by people. I assure you: They've got their reward!
Now return the man's wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not return her, know that you will certainly die, you and all who are yours."
Is it not to share your bread with the hungry, to bring the poor and homeless into your house, to clothe the naked when you see him, and to not ignore your own flesh [and blood]?
- Being Gay
- Feeding The Poor
- Giving Money To The Church
- Giving To God
- Giving To Others
- Giving Without Expecting Return
- Giving, Of Possessions
- God Will Requite
- Good Rebounding
- Helping The Poor
- Helping Those In Need
- Poverty, Attitudes Towards