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learn to do well: seek judgment, gladden the oppressed, do justice to the fatherless, plead for the widow.
And the second is like it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
Pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, to keep oneself unspotted from the world.
And the King answering shall say to them, Verily, I say to you, Inasmuch as ye have done it to one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it to me.
Thus speaketh Jehovah of hosts, saying, Execute true judgment, and shew loving-kindness and mercies one to another, and oppress not the widow and the fatherless, the stranger and the afflicted; and let none of you imagine evil against his brother in your heart.
Thus saith Jehovah: Execute judgment and righteousness, and deliver the spoiled out of the hand of the oppressor; and do no wrong, do no violence to the stranger, the fatherless, or the widow, and shed not innocent blood in this place.
Rejoice with those that rejoice, weep with those that weep. Have the same respect one for another, not minding high things, but going along with the lowly: be not wise in your own eyes: recompensing to no one evil for evil: providing things honest before all men:read more.
if possible, as far as depends on you, living in peace with all men;
He hath shewn thee, O man, what is good: and what doth Jehovah require of thee, but to do justly, and to love goodness, and to walk humbly with thy God?
who executeth the judgment of the fatherless and the widow, and loveth the stranger, to give him food and clothing.
Thou shalt not pervert the judgment of the stranger, or of the fatherless; and thou shalt not take in pledge a widow's garment.
Cursed be he that perverteth the judgment of the stranger, fatherless, and widow! And all the people shall say, Amen.
Therefore all things whatever ye desire that men should do to you, thus do ye also do to them; for this is the law and the prophets.
He that oppresseth the poor, it is to enrich him; he that giveth to the rich, bringeth only to want.
He that oppresseth the poor reproacheth his Maker; but he that honoureth Him is gracious to the needy.
The righteous taketh knowledge of the cause of the poor; the wicked understandeth not knowledge.
He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack; but he that withdraweth his eyes shall have many a curse.
And Jesus replying said, A certain man descended from Jerusalem to Jericho and fell into the hands of robbers, who also, having stripped him and inflicted wounds, went away leaving him in a half-dead state. And a certain priest happened to go down that way, and seeing him, passed on on the opposite side; and in like manner also a Levite, being at the spot, came and looked at him and passed on on the opposite side.read more.
But a certain Samaritan journeying came to him, and seeing him, was moved with compassion, and came up to him and bound up his wounds, pouring in oil and wine; and having put him on his own beast, took him to the inn and took care of him. And on the morrow as he left, taking out two denarii he gave them to the innkeeper, and said to him, Take care of him, and whatsoever thou shalt expend more, I will render to thee on my coming back. Which now of these three seems to thee to have been neighbour of him who fell into the hands of the robbers? And he said, He that shewed him mercy. And Jesus said to him, Go, and do thou likewise.
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- Bereaved, Care For
- Caring For Others
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- Helping The Poor
- Oppressing Foreigners
- Oppression, Nature Of
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- Poverty, Attitudes Towards
- Poverty, Remedies For