Saints, Care For The Poor
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He has dispersed, he has given to the poor. His righteousness endures forever. His horn will be exalted with honor.
He answered them, "He who has two coats, let him give to him who has none. He who has food, let him do likewise."
But as you abound in everything, in faith, utterance, knowledge, all earnestness, and in your love to us, see that you also abound in this grace. I speak not by way of commandment, but as proving through the earnestness of others the sincerity also of your love.
They only asked us to remember the poor -- which very thing I was also zealous to do.
You shall surely give him, and your heart shall not be grieved when you give to him; because that for this thing Yahweh your God will bless you in all your work, and in all that you put your hand to.
Let each man give according as he has determined in his heart; not grudgingly, or under compulsion; for God loves a cheerful giver.
and the Levite, because he has no portion nor inheritance with you, and the foreigner living among you, and the fatherless, and the widow, who are within your gates, shall come, and shall eat and be satisfied; that Yahweh your God may bless you in all the work of your hand which you do.
"Be careful that you don't do your charitable giving before men, to be seen by them, or else you have no reward from your Father who is in heaven.
contributing to the needs of the saints; given to hospitality.
So then, as we have opportunity, let's do what is good toward all men, and especially toward those who are of the household of the faith.