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Give to the poor and you will never be in need. If you close your eyes to the poor, many people will curse you.
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He that giveth to the poor shall not want: he that despiseth his entreaty, shall suffer indigence.
Proverbs 19:17 He that hath mercy on the poor, lendeth to the Lord: and he will repay him.
Proverbs 22:9 He that is inclined to mercy, shall be blessed: for of his bread he hath given to the poor. He that maketh presents, shall purchase victory and honour: but he carrieth away the souls of the receivers.
Deuteronomy 15:7,10 If one of thy brethren that dwelleth within thy gates of thy city in the land which the Lord thy God will give thee, come to poverty: thou shalt not harden thy heart, nor close thy hand, . . .
Psalm 41:1-3 Unto the end, a psalm for David himself.  Blessed is he that understandeth concerning the needy and the poor: the Lord will deliver him in the evil day. . . .
Psalm 112:5-9 Acceptable is the man that sheweth mercy and lendeth: he shall order his words with judgment: . . .
2 Corinthians 9:6-11 Now this I say: He who soweth sparingly shall also reap sparingly: and he who soweth in blessings shall also reap blessings. . . .
Hebrews 13:16 And do not forget to do good and to impart: for by such sacrifices God's favour is obtained.
Isaiah 1:15 And when you stretch forth your hands, I will turn away my eyes from you: and when you multiply prayer, I will not hear: for your hands are full of blood.
Proverbs 11:26 Well doth he rise early who seeketh good things; but he that seeketh after evil things, shall be oppressed by them.
Proverbs 24:24 They that say to the wicked man: Thou art just: shall be cursed by the people, and the tribes shall abhor them.
ContextThe Boldness of the Righteous
…26He that trusteth in his own heart, is a fool: but he that walketh wisely, he shall be saved. 27He that giveth to the poor shall not want: he that despiseth his entreaty, shall suffer indigence.28When the wicked rise up, men shall hide themselves: when they perish, the just shall be multiplied.…
The soul that blesseth, shall be made fat: and he that inebriateth, shall be inebriated also himself.
He that hath mercy on the poor, lendeth to the Lord: and he will repay him.
When the wicked rise up, men shall hide themselves: when they perish, the just shall be multiplied.
Additional TranslationsWhoever gives to the poor will not be in need, but he who hides his eyes will receive many curses.He that gives to the poor shall not lack: but he that hides his eyes shall have many a curse.
He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack; But he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse.
He that gives to the poor shall not be in want: but he that turns away his eye from him shall be in great distress.
He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack; but he that withdraweth his eyes shall have many a curse.
He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack: but he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse.
He that giveth to the poor shall not want: but he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse.
One who gives to the poor has no lack; but one who closes his eyes will have many curses.
Whoso is giving to the poor hath no lack, And whoso is hiding his eyes multiplied curses.
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