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Theasaurus: Hospitality

29 Bible Verses about Hospitality

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1 Timothy 5:10

Well reported of for good works; if she has brought up children, if she has lodged strangers, if she has washed the saints' feet, if she has relieved the afflicted, if she has diligently followed every good work.

2 Kings 6:22-23

And he answered, You shall not slay them: would you slay those whom you have taken captive with your sword and with your bow? set bread and water before them, that they may eat and drink, and go to their master. And he prepared a great feast 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 fetched, and wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree:

Genesis 19:2

And he said, Behold now, my lords, turn in, I pray you, into your servant's house, and tarry all night, and wash your feet, and you shall rise up early, and go on your way. And they said, Nay; but we will abide in the street all night.

Genesis 24:31

And he said, Come in, you blessed of the LORD; why stand you outside? for I have prepared the house, and room for the camels.

Exodus 2:20

And he said unto his daughters, And where is he? why is it that you 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 you, let us detain you, until we shall have made ready a kid for you.

Judges 19:20

And the old man said, Peace be with you; however let all your needs lie upon me; only lodge not in the street.

2 Kings 4:8

And it fell on a day, that Elisha passed to Shunem, where there was a wealthy woman; and she urged him to eat some food. And so it was, that as often as he passed by, he turned in there to eat some food.

Nehemiah 5:17

Moreover there were at my table a hundred and fifty of the Jews and rulers, besides those that came unto us from among the nations that are about us.

Job 31:32

The stranger did not lodge in the street: but I opened my doors to the traveler.

Acts 21:8

And the next day we that were of Paul's company 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 native people showed us no little kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, because of the present rain, and because of the cold.

Acts 28:7

In the same place were lands of the chief 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 has come to me, and I have nothing to set before him?

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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 has 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.

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1 Timothy 5:10

Well reported of for good works; if she has brought up children, if she has lodged strangers, if she has washed the saints' feet, 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

40;9;10

And it came to pass, as Jesus sat to eat in the house, behold, many tax collectors and sinners came and sat down with him and his disciples.

Hospitality, A Duty Of God's People

58;13;2

Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.

Hospitality, Examples Of

1;18;2-5

And he lifted up his eyes and looked, and, lo, 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,

Hospitality, Shown To

58;13;2

Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.