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29 Bible Verses about Hospitality

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1 Timothy 5:10

She must be well known for her good actions as a woman who has raised children, welcomed strangers, washed the saints' feet, helped the suffering, and devoted herself to doing good in every way.

2 Kings 6:22-23

But he replied, "No! You're not to kill them! Would you execute those whom you've taken captive at the point of a sword or with your bow? Give them food and water so they can eat and drink. Then send them back to their master!" So he prepared a large festival for them, and when they had finished eating and drinking, he sent them back to their master, and marauding gangs of Arameans never came into the territory of Israel again.

Genesis 19:2

and said, "Look, my lords! Please come inside your servant's house, wash your feet, and spend the night. Then you can get up early and be on your way." But they responded, "No, we would rather spend the night in the town square."

Genesis 24:31

"Come on," Laban said. "The LORD has blessed you! So why are you standing out here when I've prepared some space in the house and a place for the camels?"

Exodus 2:20

"Then where is he?" He asked his daughters. "Why did you leave the man behind? Go invite him to have something to eat."

Judges 13:15

Manoah responded to the angel of the LORD, "Please, let us detain you while we prepare a young goat for you."

Judges 19:20

The old man replied, "Don't be alarmed. I'll take care of all your needs. Just don't spend the night in the public square."

2 Kings 4:8

Some time later, Elisha went to Shunem, where he met a prominent and wealthy woman who persuaded him to have a meal with her. As a result, whenever he was in the area, he stopped by to eat with her.

Nehemiah 5:17

I fed 150 Jews and officials every day, not counting those who came from the nations around us.

Job 31:32

No stranger ever spent the night in the street, because I opened my doors to travelers."

Acts 21:8

The next day, we left and came to Caesarea. We went to the home of Philip the evangelist, one of the Seven, and stayed with him.

Acts 28:2

The people who lived there were unusually kind to us. It had started to rain and was cold, so they started a bonfire and invited us to join them around it.

Acts 28:7

The governor of the island, whose name was Publius, owned estates in that part of the island. He welcomed us and entertained us with great hospitality for three days.

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Luke 11:5-6

Then he told them, "Suppose one of you has a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say to him, "Friend, let me borrow three loaves of bread. A friend of mine on a trip has dropped in on me, and I don't have anything to serve him.'

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Luke 11:5-6

Then he told them, "Suppose one of you has a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say to him, "Friend, let me borrow three loaves of bread. A friend of mine on a trip has dropped in on me, and I don't have anything to serve him.'

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1 Timothy 5:10

She must be well known for her good actions as a woman who has raised children, welcomed strangers, washed the saints' feet, helped the suffering, and devoted herself to doing good in every way.

More verses: 1 Peter 4:9

Topics on Hospitality

Hospitality Towards Christ

40;9;10

While he was having dinner at Matthew's home, many tax collectors and sinners arrived and began eating with Jesus and his disciples.

Hospitality, A Duty Of God's People

58;13;2

Stop neglecting to show hospitality to strangers, for by showing hospitality some have had angels as their guests without being aware of it.

Hospitality, Examples Of

1;18;2-5

he glanced up and saw three men standing there, not far from him. As soon as he noticed them, Abraham ran from the tent entrance to greet them and bowed low to the ground.

Hospitality, Shown To

58;13;2

Stop neglecting to show hospitality to strangers, for by showing hospitality some have had angels as their guests without being aware of it.

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