13 Bible Verses about Neglecting People
Most Relevant Verses
He who shuts his ear to the cry of the poor
Will also cry himself and not be answered.
He who gives to the poor will never want,
But he who shuts his eyes will have many curses.
‘For I will restore you to health
And I will heal you of your wounds,’ declares the Lord,
‘Because they have called you an outcast, saying:
“It is Zion; no one cares for her.”’
For behold, I am going to raise up a shepherd in the land who will not care for the perishing, seek the scattered, heal the broken, or sustain the one standing, but will devour the flesh of the fat sheep and tear off their hoofs.
Now at this time while the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint arose on the part of the Hellenistic Jews against the native Hebrews, because their widows were being overlooked in the daily serving of food.
Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by this some have entertained angels without knowing it.
And do not neglect doing good and sharing, for with such sacrifices God is pleased.