Giving Without Expecting Return
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But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing back; and your reward will be great, and you will be children of the Most High; for he is kind toward the unthankful and evil.
He also said to the one who had invited him, "When you make a dinner or a supper, don't call your friends, nor your brothers, nor your kinsmen, nor rich neighbors, or perhaps they might also return the favor, and pay you back.
Yet he didn't leave himself without witness, in that he did good and gave you rains from the sky and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness."
and you will be blessed, because they don't have the resources to repay you. For you will be repaid in the resurrection of the righteous."
But Peter said, "Silver and gold have I none, but what I have, that I give you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, get up and walk!"
Give to him who asks you, and don't turn away him who desires to borrow from you.
Therefore whatever you desire for men to do to you, you shall also do to them; for this is the law and the prophets.
But when you make a feast, ask the poor, the maimed, the lame, or the blind;