Bible Verses by Topic: Giving
What does the Bible say about Giving
"He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack:
but he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse"
"You must each decide in your heart how much to give.
And don’t give reluctantly or in response to pressure.
“For God loves a person who gives cheerfully.”"
2 Corinthians 9:7
"Cheerfully share your home with those
who need a meal or a place to stay."
1 Peter 4:9
"There is one that scattereth and yet prospereth;
and there is another that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth to poverty. The liberal soul shall prosper, and he that watereth shall be watered also himself."
"But the king replied to Araunah, "No, I insist on paying you for it.
I will not sacrifice to the LORD my God burnt offerings
that cost me nothing.""
2 Samuel 24:24
"He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack,
but he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse."
"All these people gave their gifts out of their wealth;
but she out of her poverty put in all she had to live on."
"Command those who are rich in this present age not to be haughty, nor to trust in uncertain riches but in the living God, who gives us richly all things to enjoy. Let them do good, that they be rich in good works, ready to give, willing to share, storing up for themselves a good foundation for the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life."
1 Timothy 6:17-19
"Thus, whenever you give to the poor, do not blow a trumpet before you,
as the hypocrites in the synagogues and in the streets like to do, that they may be recognized and honored and praised by men. Truly I tell you, they have their reward in full already. But when you give to charity, do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing, So that your deeds of charity may be in secret; and your Father Who sees in
secret will reward you openly"
Matthew 6: 2-4
"Give, and [gifts] will be given to you; good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and running over, will they pour [a]into [the pouch formed by] the bosom [of your robe and used as a bag]. For with the measure you deal out [with the measure you use when you confer benefits on others], it will be measured back to you."
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