Saints, Care For The Poor
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He scattereth abroad, he giveth to the needy; his righteousness abideth for ever: his horn shall be exalted with honour.
And he answering says to them, He that has two body-coats, let him give to him that has none; and he that has food, let him do likewise.
but even as ye abound in every way, in faith, and word, and knowledge, and all diligence, and in love from you to us, that ye may abound in this grace also. I do not speak as commanding it, but through the zeal of others, and proving the genuineness of your love.
only that we should remember the poor, which same thing also I was diligent to do.
Thou shalt bountifully give unto him, and thy heart shall not be evil-disposed when thou givest unto him; because for this thing Jehovah thy God will bless thee in all thy works, and in all the business of thy hand.
each according as he is purposed in his heart; not grievingly, or of necessity; for God loves a cheerful giver.
and the Levite for he hath no portion nor inheritance with thee and the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, that are within thy gates, shall come, and shall eat and be satisfied; that Jehovah thy God may bless thee in all the work of thy hand which thou doest.
Take heed not to do your alms before men to be seen of them, otherwise ye have no reward with your Father who is in the heavens.
distributing to the necessities of the saints; given to hospitality.
So then, as we have occasion, let us do good towards all, and specially towards those of the household of faith.