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69 Bible Verses about Giving

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Deuteronomy 15:10

By all means you must give to him, and {you must not be discontented} at your giving to him, because on account of this [very] thing, Yahweh your God will bless you in all your work and {in all that you undertake}.

Luke 6:38

Give, and it will be given to you, a good measure--pressed down, shaken, overflowing--they will pour out into your lap. For with the measure by which you measure out, it will be measured out to you in return."

Matthew 10:42

And whoever gives one of these little ones only a cup of cold water to drink in the name of a disciple, truly I say to you, he will never lose his reward."

2 Corinthians 8:7

But just as you excel in everything--in faith and in speaking and in knowledge and with all diligence and in the love from us [that is] in you--so may you excel in this grace also.

Luke 6:30

Give to everyone who asks you, and from the one who takes away your things, do not ask for [them back].

Luke 11:11

But what father from among you, [if his] son will ask for a fish, instead of a fish will give him a snake?

Mark 12:44

For they all {contributed} out of their abundance, but she out of her poverty put in everything she had, her whole means of subsistence."

1 Chronicles 16:29

Ascribe to Yahweh the glory of his name! Lift up an offering and come before him! Bow down to Yahweh in the splendor of holiness!

Isaiah 45:3

And I will give you [the] treasures of darkness and treasures of secret places so that you may know that I [am] Yahweh, the one who calls [you] by your name, the God of Israel,

Luke 3:11

And he answered [and] said to them, "The one who has two tunics must share with the one who does not have [one], and the one who has food must do likewise."

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Charity » Giving

Giving » To God, general references to

Numbers 31:50

So we brought the offering of Yahweh, what each man found, objects of gold, bangles, bracelets, rings, earrings, and female ornaments, to make atonement for ourselves {before} Yahweh."

2 Samuel 8:10-11

Toi sent Joram his son to King David {to greet him} and to congratulate him because he had fought against Hadadezer and defeated him; {for Hadadezer had often been at war with Toi}. {He brought with him} objects of silver and objects of gold and objects of bronze. King David dedicated them also to Yahweh [along] with the silver and the gold that he had dedicated from all of the nations which he had subdued;

Micah 4:13

Arise and thresh, O daughter of Zion, for your horn I will make [as] iron and your hooves [as] bronze. And you will break many peoples in pieces, and their gain you will devote to destruction to Yahweh, and their wealth to the Lord of the whole earth."

Exodus 25:2

"Speak to the {Israelites}, and let them bring to me a contribution. You will receive my contribution from every man whose heart prompts him.

Giving » Scriptural rules for » According to ability

Leviticus 14:30

And he shall {sacrifice} one of the turtledoves or the {young doves} that {he can afford},

Leviticus 27:8

But if he [is] poorer than your proper value, then he shall present himself {before} the priest, and the priest shall set a value [on] him; the priest shall value him {according to} what the person who made a vow {can afford}.

Deuteronomy 16:17

Each [person] {shall give as he is able}, [that is], according to the blessing of Yahweh your God that he has given to you.

Ezra 2:69

According to their ability they gave to the treasury room for the work sixty-one thousand darics of gold, five thousand minas of silver, and one hundred priestly tunics.

Nehemiah 5:8

and I said to them: "We ourselves have bought back our brothers the Jews who were sold to the nations as we were able. But now you yourselves have sold your brothers so they may be sold to us!" They were silent and could not find a word [to say].

Giving » Systematic » To God, of the best

Leviticus 22:21

And if anyone brings a sacrifice of fellowship offerings for Yahweh to fulfill a vow or as a freewill offering from the cattle or from the flock, it must be without defect {to be acceptable}; there must not be any physical defect in it.

Giving » Rules for

Matthew 6:1-4

"And take care not to practice your righteousness before people to be seen by them; {otherwise} you have no reward from your Father who is in heaven. Therefore whenever you practice charitable giving, do not sound a trumpet in front of you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, in order that they may be praised by people. Truly I say to you, they have received their reward in full! But you, [when you] practice charitable giving, do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing, read more.
in order that your charitable giving may be in secret, and your Father who sees in secret will reward you.

2 Corinthians 9:6-7

Now [the point is] this: the one who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and the one who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each one [should give] as he has decided in his heart, not {reluctantly} or from compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.

1 Corinthians 16:2

On the first [day] of the week, each one of you {put aside} [something], saving up {to whatever extent he has prospered}, in order that whenever I come, at that time collections do not take place.

2 Corinthians 8:11-12

So now also complete the doing [of it], in order that just as [you have] the eagerness to want [to do it], thus also [you may] complete [it] from [what you] have. For if the eagerness is present {according to what one has}, [it is] acceptable not {according to what one does not have}.

2 Corinthians 8:14

At the present time your abundance [will be] for their need, in order that their abundance may also be for your need, so that there may be equality,

Giving » Scriptural rules for » Freely

Luke 6:38

Give, and it will be given to you, a good measure--pressed down, shaken, overflowing--they will pour out into your lap. For with the measure by which you measure out, it will be measured out to you in return."

Giving » Systematic » Freely

Luke 6:38

Give, and it will be given to you, a good measure--pressed down, shaken, overflowing--they will pour out into your lap. For with the measure by which you measure out, it will be measured out to you in return."

Giving » Scriptural rules for » According to income

Deuteronomy 16:17

Each [person] {shall give as he is able}, [that is], according to the blessing of Yahweh your God that he has given to you.

Giving » Systematic » According to income

Deuteronomy 16:17

Each [person] {shall give as he is able}, [that is], according to the blessing of Yahweh your God that he has given to you.

Giving » Sacrificial » The widow of zarephath

1 Kings 17:13

Elijah said to her, "Don't be afraid. Go and do according to your word; only make for me a small bread cake from it first, and bring it out to me. Make it for yourself and for your son afterward.

1 Kings 17:15

So she went and did according to the word of Elijah; then [both] she and he ate with her household for many days.

Giving » Sacrificial » The churches of macedonia

2 Corinthians 8:3-4

I testify that [they gave] according to [their] ability, and beyond [their] ability, by their own choice, requesting of us with much exhortation the favor and the fellowship of the ministry to the saints,

Giving » Scriptural rules for » Regularly, every week

1 Corinthians 16:2

On the first [day] of the week, each one of you {put aside} [something], saving up {to whatever extent he has prospered}, in order that whenever I come, at that time collections do not take place.

Giving » Systematic » Regularly, every week

1 Corinthians 16:2

On the first [day] of the week, each one of you {put aside} [something], saving up {to whatever extent he has prospered}, in order that whenever I come, at that time collections do not take place.

Giving » Scriptural rules for » Cheerfully

Giving » Systematic » Cheerfully

Giving » Sacrificial » Mary of bethany

Matthew 26:7

a woman came up to him holding an alabaster flask of very expensive perfumed oil, and poured [it] out on his head [while he] was reclining at table.

Giving » Scriptural rules for » With simplicity

Giving » Systematic » With simplicity

Giving » Scriptural rules for » Without ostentation

Giving » Sacrificial » Israel, at the erection of the tabernacle

Exodus 36:5

And they said to Moses, saying, "The people are {bringing more} than enough for the service of the work that Yahweh has commanded {to be done}."

Giving » Systematic » Without ostentation

Giving » Sacrificial » Members of the early church

Acts 4:34

For there was not even anyone needy among them, because all those who were owners of plots of land or houses were selling [them] [and] bringing the proceeds of the things that were sold

Giving » Sacrificial » The poor widow

Luke 21:4

For these all put [gifts] into the offering out of their abundance, but this [woman] out of her poverty put in all the means of subsistence that she had."

Topics on Giving

Angels Giving The Law

44;7;53

[you] who received the law by directions of angels and have not observed [it]!"

Generous Giving Examples

2;36;5

And they said to Moses, saying, "The people are {bringing more} than enough for the service of the work that Yahweh has commanded {to be done}."

Giving Back

41;12;17

And Jesus said to them, "Give to Caesar the things of Caesar, and to God the things of God!" And they were utterly amazed at him.

Giving Food And Drink

1;3;6

When the woman saw that the tree [was] good for food and that it [was] a delight to the eyes, and the tree was desirable to make [one] wise, then she took from its fruit and she ate. And she gave [it] also to her husband with her, and he ate.

Giving Good Things

59;1;17

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of change.

Giving In Marriage

42;20;34

And Jesus said to them, "The sons of this age marry and are given in marriage,

Giving Information

1;24;33

{And food was placed before him} to eat. And he said, "I will not eat until {I have told my errand}." And he said, "Speak."

Giving Money To The Church

47;9;7

Each one [should give] as he has decided in his heart, not {reluctantly} or from compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.

Giving Sacrifices

15;6;9-10

Whatever may be needed--{young bulls}, young rams, sheep for burnt offerings to the God of heaven, wheat, salt, wine, and oil for the priests in Jerusalem--let it be given to them day by day with no negligence,

Giving Thanks

49;5;20

giving thanks always for all [things] in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ to the God and Father,

Giving To God

45;11;35

Or who has given in advance to him, and it will be paid back to him?"

Giving To Others

58;13;16

And do not neglect doing good and generosity, for God is pleased with such sacrifices.

Giving To The Poor

46;13;3

And if I parcel out all my possessions, and if I hand over my body in order that I will be burned, but do not have love, it benefits [me] nothing.

Giving Up

19;13;1-2

How long, O Yahweh? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from me?

Giving Without Expecting Return

42;6;34

And if you lend [to those] from whom you expect to receive [back], what kind of credit is [that] to you? Even sinners lend to sinners, so that they may get back an equal [amount]!

Giving, Advice On

40;6;1

"And take care not to practice your righteousness before people to be seen by them; {otherwise} you have no reward from your Father who is in heaven.

Giving, Of Oneself

62;3;16

We have come to know love by this: that {he} laid down his life on behalf of us, and we ought to lay down our lives on behalf of the brothers.

Giving, Of Possessions

20;28;27

[For] he who gives to the poor, there is no lacking, but [for] he who turns his eyes, [there are] many curses.

Giving, Of Talents

46;4;7

For who concedes you [superiority]? And what do you have that you did not receive? But if indeed you received [it], why do you boast as [if you] did not receive [it]?

Giving, Of Time

18;14;5

If his days [are] determined, the number of his months [is] with you; you have appointed his boundaries, and he cannot cross [them].

God Giving Breath

18;33;4

The Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of Shaddai gives life to me.

God Giving Freely

59;1;5

Now if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask for [it] from God, who gives to all without reservation and not reproaching, and it will be given to him.

God Giving His Son

43;4;10

Jesus answered and said to her, "If you had known the gift of God and who it is who says to you, 'Give me [water] to drink,' you would have asked him, and he would have given you living water."

God Giving His Spirit

43;3;34

For [the one] whom God sent speaks the words of God, for he does not give the Spirit by measure.

God Giving Life

1;2;7

when Yahweh God formed the man [of] dust from the ground, and he blew into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living creature.

God Giving Light

19;27;1

Yahweh [is] my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? Yahweh [is] the refuge of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?

God Giving Rest

2;33;14

And he said, "My presence will go, and I will give you rest."

God Giving Strength

19;29;11

May Yahweh give strength to his people. May Yahweh bless his people with peace.

God Giving To The Son

40;11;27

All [things] have been handed over to me by my Father, and no one knows the Son except the Father, and no one knows the Father except the Son and {anyone to whom} the Son wants to reveal [him].

God Giving Understanding

18;32;8

"Truly, it [is] a spirit in a human being, and the breath of Shaddai teaches them.

Never Giving Up

46;13;7

bears all [things], believes all [things], hopes all [things], endures all [things].

Not Giving

1;24;41

Then you shall be released from my oath, when you come to my family. And if they will not give [a woman] to you, then you will be released from my oath.'

Not Giving Up

47;4;16-17

Therefore we do not lose heart, but even if our outer person is being destroyed, yet our inner [person] is being renewed day after day.

People Giving Clothes

1;24;53

And the servant brought out silver jewelry and gold jewelry, and garments, and he gave [them] to Rebekah. And he gave precious gifts to her brother and to her mother.

People Giving Other Things

40;25;28

Therefore take the talent from him and give [it] to the one who has the ten talents.

Sacrificial Giving

44;2;45

And they began selling [their] possessions and property, and distributing these [things] to all, to the degree that anyone had need.

Staying Strong And Not Giving Up

48;6;9

And let us not grow weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap, [if we] do not give up.

The Holy Spirit Giving Joy

42;1;41-45

And it happened that when Elizabeth heard the greeting of Mary, the baby in her womb leaped and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit.

The Holy Spirit Giving Life

1;1;2

Now the earth was formless and empty, and darkness [was] over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God [was] hovering over the surface of the waters.