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Theasaurus: Hospitality

29 Bible Verses about Hospitality

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1 Timothy 5:10

having a good testimony of good works, if she has brought up well her children, if she has exercised hospitality, if she has washed the feet of the saints, if she has relieved the afflicted, if she has diligently followed every good work.

2 Kings 6:22-23

And he answered, Thou shalt not smite them; would thou smite those whom thou hast taken captive with thy sword and with thy bow? Set bread and water before them, that they may eat and drink and return to their master. And he prepared great provision for them; and when they had eaten and drunk, he sent them away, and they went to their master. So the bands of Syria came no more into the land of Israel.

Genesis 18:4

Let a little water, I pray you, be brought and wash your feet and rest yourselves under a tree;

Genesis 19:2

and he said, Behold now, my lords, turn in, I pray you, into your slave's house and tarry all night and wash your feet, and ye shall rise up early and go on your ways. And they said, No, but we will abide in the street all night.

Genesis 24:31

And he said, Come in, thou blessed of the LORD; why dost thou stand outside? For I have prepared the house, and the place for the camels.

Exodus 2:20

And he said unto his daughters, And where is he? Why is it that ye have left the man? Call him, that he may eat bread.

Judges 13:15

And Manoah said unto the angel of the LORD, I pray thee, let us detain thee until we shall have made ready a kid for thee.

Judges 19:20

And the old man said, Peace be with thee; let all thy needs be upon me; only do not pass the night in the plaza.

2 Kings 4:8

And it also happened that one day Elisha passed through Shunem, where there was an important woman, and she constrained him to eat bread. And so it was, that as often as he passed by, he turned in there to eat bread.

Nehemiah 5:17

I also had at my table one hundred and fifty of the Jews and rulers, besides those that came unto us from among the Gentiles that are around us.

Job 31:32

The stranger did not lodge in the street, but I opened my doors to the traveller.

Acts 21:8

And the next day Paul and those of us that were with him departed and came unto Caesarea; and we entered into the house of Philip the evangelist, who was one of the seven, and abode with him.

Acts 28:2

And the barbarous people showed us no little kindness; for they kindled a great fire and received all of us because of the present rain and because of the cold.

Acts 28:7

In the same quarters were possessions of a principal man of the island, whose name was Publius, who received us and lodged us three days courteously.

From Thematic Bible


Care » Causes of » Hospitality

Luke 11:5-6

And he said unto them, Which of you shall have a friend and shall go unto him at midnight and say unto him, Friend, lend me three loaves; for a friend of mine in his journey is come to me, and I have nothing to set before him?

Family » Cares » Hospitality

Luke 11:5-6

And he said unto them, Which of you shall have a friend and shall go unto him at midnight and say unto him, Friend, lend me three loaves; for a friend of mine in his journey is come to me, and I have nothing to set before him?

Martha » The worried housekeeper characteristics of » Hospitality

Luke 10:38

Now it came to pass, as they went, that he entered into a certain village; and a certain woman named Martha received him into her house.

Social life » Hospitality » The duty of

1 Timothy 5:10

having a good testimony of good works, if she has brought up well her children, if she has exercised hospitality, if she has washed the feet of the saints, if she has relieved the afflicted, if she has diligently followed every good work.

More verses: 1 Peter 4:9

Topics on Hospitality

Hospitality Towards Christ

Matthew 9:10

And it came to pass, as he sat at food in his house, behold, many publicans and sinners that had come sat down at the table with Jesus and his disciples.

Hospitality, Examples Of

Genesis 18:2-5

and he lifted up his eyes and looked, and, behold, three men stood by him; and when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent door and bowed himself toward the ground