THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

Leviticus (Author Moses)

19:34But the stranger that dwelleth with you shall be unto you as one born among you, and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.

Deuteronomy (Author Moses)

22:1Thou shalt not see thy brother's ox or his sheep go astray, and hide thyself from them: thou shalt in any case bring them again unto thy brother.

22:2And if thy brother be not nigh unto thee, or if thou know him not, then thou shalt bring it unto thine own house, and it shall be with thee until thy brother seek after it, and thou shalt restore it to him again.

22:3In like manner shalt thou do with his ass; and so shalt thou do with his raiment; and with all lost thing of thy brother's, which he hath lost, and thou hast found, shalt thou do likewise: thou mayest not hide thyself.

22:4Thou shalt not see thy brother's ass or his ox fall down by the way, and hide thyself from them: thou shalt surely help him to lift them up again.

Psalms (Author Moses, David, Solomon, Asaph, Heman, Ethan, sons of Korah, compiled by Ezra)

112:5A good man sheweth favour, and lendeth: he will guide his affairs with discretion.

Proverbs (Author Solomon)

14:21He that despiseth his neighbour sinneth: but he that hath mercy on the poor, happy is he.

19:22The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar.

31:26She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness.

Isaiah (Author Isaiah)

11:13The envy also of Ephraim shall depart, and the adversaries of Judah shall be cut off: Ephraim shall not envy Judah, and Judah shall not vex Ephraim.

Zechariah (Author Zechariah)

7:9Thus speaketh the LORD of hosts, saying, Execute true judgment, and shew mercy and compassions every man to his brother:

7:10And oppress not the widow, nor the fatherless, the stranger, nor the poor; and let none of you imagine evil against his brother in your heart.

Matthew (Author Matthew)

5:7Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.

5:42Give to him that asketh thee, and from him that would borrow of thee turn not thou away.

25:34Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, Come, ye blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world:

25:35For I was an hungred, and ye gave me meat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink: I was a stranger, and ye took me in:

25:36Naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.

Luke (Author Luke)

6:30Give to every man that asketh of thee; and of him that taketh away thy goods ask them not again.

6:34And if ye lend to them of whom ye hope to receive, what thank have ye? for sinners also lend to sinners, to receive as much again.

6:35But love ye your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be the children of the Highest: for he is kind unto the unthankful and to the evil.

Acts (Author Luke)

20:35I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.

Romans (Author Paul)

12:15Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep.

15:1We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves.

15:2Let every one of us please his neighbour for his good to edification.

15:5Now the God of patience and consolation grant you to be likeminded one toward another according to Christ Jesus:

1 Corinthians (Author Paul)

13:4Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up,

13:5Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil;

13:6Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;

13:7Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

Galatians (Author Paul)

6:1Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such an one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted.

6:2Bear ye one another's burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.

6:10As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.

Ephesians (Author Paul)

4:32And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Colossians (Author Paul)

3:12Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;

3:14And above all these things put on charity, which is the bond of perfectness.

1 Timothy (Author Paul)

5:9Let not a widow be taken into the number under threescore years old, having been the wife of one man,

5:10Well reported of for good works; if she have brought up children, if she have lodged strangers, if she have washed the saints' feet, if she have relieved the afflicted, if she have diligently followed every good work.

Hebrews (Author Paul)

5:2Who can have compassion on the ignorant, and on them that are out of the way; for that he himself also is compassed with infirmity.

1 Peter (Author Peter)

3:8Finally, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous:

3:9Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing.

4:8And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.

2 Peter (Author Peter)

1:7And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.

1 John (Author John)

3:17But whoso hath this world's good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels of compassion from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him?

3:18My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth.



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