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Cursed for turning a blind eye
Proverbs 28:27New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)
Whoever gives to the poor will lack nothing,
but one who turns a blind eye will get many a curse.
John 3:16Amplified Bible (AMP)
16 “For God so [greatly] loved and dearly prized the world,
that He [even] gave His One and only begotten Son,
so that whoever believes and trusts in Him as Savior
shall not perish, but have eternal life.
Luke 6:38New King James Version (NKJV)
38 Give, and it will be given to you: good measure,
pressed down, shaken together, and running over
will be put into your bosom.
For with the same measure that you use,
it will be measured back to you.”
Acts 20:35New King James Version (NKJV)
35 I have shown you in every way, by laboring like this,
that you must support the weak. And remember the words
of the Lord Jesus, that He said,
‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’
2 Corinthians 9:6Amplified Bible (AMP)
6 Now [remember] this: he who sows sparingly
will also reap sparingly, and he who sows generously
[that blessings may come to others] will also reap generously [and be blessed]
2 Corinthians 9:7Amplified Bible (AMP)
7 Let each one give thoughtfully and with purpose
just as he has decided in his heart, not grudgingly
or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver
[and delights in the one whose heart is in his gift].
2 Corinthians 8:12 Amplified Bible (AMP)
For if the eagerness to give is there,
it is acceptable according to what one has,
not according to what he does not have.
whom to give
Luke 3:11 New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)
11 In reply he said to them, “Whoever has two coats
must share with anyone who has none;
and whoever has food must do likewise.”
Galatians 6:6 Amplified Bible (AMP)
6 The one who is taught the word [of God]
is to share all good things with his teacher
[contributing to his spiritual and material support].
Mark 16:17 New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)
17 And these signs will accompany those who believe:
by using my name they will cast out demons; they will speak in new tongues;
James 1:22 New King James Version (NKJV)
22 But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.
James 4:6 New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)
6 But he gives all the more grace; therefore it says,
“God opposes the proud,
but gives grace to the humble.”
2 Corinthians 13:5 Amplified Bible (AMP)
5 Examine and test and evaluate your own selves to see whether you are holding to your faith
and showing the proper fruits of it. Test and prove yourselves
Do you not yourselves realize and know [thoroughly by an ever-increasing experience] that Jesus Christ is in you—unless you are [counterfeits] disapproved on trial and rejected?
Galatians 6:3 New King James Version (NKJV)
3 For if anyone thinks himself to be something, when he is nothing, he deceives himself.
1 Corinthians 8:2 Easy-to-Read Version (ERV)
2 Those who think they know something do not yet know anything as they should.
Luke 10:26-28 New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)
26 He said to him, “What is written in the law? What do you read there?”
27 He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul,
and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.”
28 And he said to him, “You have given the right answer; do this, and you will live.”