'Generously' in the Bible
I'm determined to reward you generously, and I'll do everything you tell me to do. So come right away and curse this people for me.'"
but you shall freely open your hand to him, and shall generously lend him sufficient for his need in whatever he lacks.
"You shall generously give to him, and your heart shall not be grieved when you give to him, because for this thing the LORD your God will bless you in all your work and in all your undertakings.
Give generously to him from your flock, your threshing floor, and your winepress. You are to give him whatever the Lord your God has blessed you with.
"But who am I, and who are my people, that we should be able to give as generously as this? For everything comes from You, and we have given You only what comes from Your own hand.
As the word spread around, the people of Israel gave generously for the first fruits of grain, wine, oil, honey, and all of the produce of the fields. They generously gave a tithe of everything.
I will sing to the Lord because He has treated me generously.
The wicked borrow, and don't pay back, but the righteous give generously.
Good will come to a man who lends generously and conducts his business fairly.
He gives generously to the poor; his righteousness endures forever; his horn is exalted in honor.
Return to your resting place, my soul, for the LORD treated you generously.
Deal generously with Your servant so that I might live; then I will keep Your word.
Free me from prison so that I can praise Your name. The righteous will gather around me because You deal generously with me.
There are those who [generously] scatter abroad, and yet increase more; there are those who withhold more than is fitting or what is justly due, but it results only in want.
"Your mother was like a vine entwining a pomegranate, planted by water, full of fruit, and full of branches because it had been watered generously.
When they couldn't pay it back, he generously canceled the debts for both of them. Now which of them will love him more?"
a devout man, and one who feared God with all his house, who gave gifts for the needy generously to the people, and always prayed to God.
Now in the same part of the island there were estates belonging to the Governor, whose name was Publius. He welcomed us to his house, and for three days generously made us his guests.
[No one] for there is no distinction between Jew and Greek. The same Lord is Lord over all [of us] and He generously bestows His riches upon all who call upon Him [in faith].
If it is encouraging, devote yourself to encouraging others. If it is sharing, share generously. If it is leading, lead enthusiastically. If it is helping, help cheerfully.
Therefore, I thought it necessary to urge these brothers to visit you ahead of me, to make arrangements in advance for this gift you promised, and to have it ready as something given generously and not forced.
Remember this: the person who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and the person who sows generously will also reap generously.
Do not forget or neglect or refuse to extend hospitality to strangers [in the brotherhood -- "being friendly, cordial, and gracious, sharing the comforts of your home and doing your part generously], for through it some have entertained angels without knowing it.
Now if any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to all generously and without criticizing, and it will be given to him.
For in this way you will be generously granted entry into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus, the Messiah.