Bible verses about "generosity" | ASV_Strongs

Proverbs 21:13

  13 H331 Whoso stoppeth H241 his ears H2201 at the cry H1800 of the poor, H7121 He also shall cry, H6030 but shall not be heard.

Proverbs 22:9

  9 H2896 He that hath a bountiful H5869 eye H1288 shall be blessed; H5414 For he giveth H3899 of his bread H1800 to the poor.

Matthew 10:42

  42 G2532 And G3739 whosoever G1437 shall G4222 give to drink G3398 unto G1520 one of G5130 these G3398 little ones G4221 a cup G1520 of G5593 cold G3440 water only, G1519 in G3686 the name G3101 of a disciple, G3004 verily I say G5213 unto you G622 he shall G3756 in no G3361 wise G622 lose G846 his G3408 reward.

2 Corinthians 9:6

  6 G1161 But G5124 this G3588 I say, He G4687 that soweth G5340 sparingly G2325 shall reap G2532 also G5340 sparingly; G2532 and G3588 he G4687 that soweth G1909   G2129 bountifully G2325 shall reap G2532 also G1909   G2129 bountifully.
  7 G1538 Let each man G2531 do according as G4255 he hath purposed G2588 in his heart: G3361 not G1537   G3077 grudgingly, G2228 or G1537 of G318 necessity: G1063 for G2316 God G25 loveth G2431 a cheerful G1395 giver.

1 John 3:17

  17 G1161 But G3739 whoso G302   G2192 hath G2889 the world's G979 goods, G2532 and G2334 beholdeth G846 his G80 brother G2192 in G5532 need, G2532 and G2808 shutteth up G846 his G4698 compassion G575 from G846 him, G4459 how G26 doth the love G2316 of God G3306 abide G1722 in G846 him?

Proverbs 19:17

  17 H2603 He that hath pity H1800 upon the poor H3867 lendeth H3068 unto Jehovah, H1576 And his good deed H7999 will he pay him again.

Matthew 6:21

  21 G1063 for G3699 where G5216 thy G2344 treasure G2076 is, G1563 there G2071 will G5216 thy G2588 heart G2071 be G2532 also.

1 Timothy 6:17-19

  17 G3853 Charge G4145 them that are rich G1722 in G3568 this G165 present world, G5309 that they be G3361 not G5309 highminded, G3366 nor G1679 have their hope G1909 set on G83 the uncertainty G4149 of riches, G235 but G1722 on G2198   G2316 God, G3930 who giveth G2254 us G4146 richly G3956 all things G1519 to G619 enjoy;
  18 G14 that they do good, G4147 that they be rich G1722 in G2570 good G2041 works, G2130 that they be ready to distribute, G2843 willing to communicate;
  19 G597 laying up in store G1438 for themselves G2570 a good G2310 foundation G1519 against G3195 the time to come, G2443 that G1949 they may lay hold on G2222 the life G2222 which is life indeed.

Luke 21:1-4

  1 G1161 And G308 he looked up, G1492 and saw G4145 the rich men G906 that were casting G846 their G1435 gifts G1519 into G1049 the treasury.
  2 G1161 And G1492 he saw G2532 a G5100 certain G3998 poor G5503 widow G906 casting in G1563 thither G1417 two G3016 mites.
  3 G2532 And G2036 he said, G230 Of a truth G3004 I say G5213 unto you, G3754   G3778 This G4434 poor G5503 widow G906 cast in G4119 more G3956 than they all:
  4 G1063 for G537 all G3778 these G1537 did of G846 their G4052 superfluity G906 cast in G1519 unto G1435 the gifts; G2316   G1161 but G846 she G1537 of G846 her G5303 want G906 did cast in G537 all G979 the living G3739 that G3778 she had.

Proverbs 11:24-25

  24 H3426 There is H6340 that scattereth, H3254 and increaseth H2820 yet more; And there is that withholdeth H3476 more than is meet, H4270 but it tendeth only to want.
  25 H1293 The liberal H5315 soul H1878 shall be made fat; H7301 And he that watereth H3384 shall be watered also himself.

Luke 6:38

  38 G1325 give, G2532 and G1325 it shall be given G5213 unto you; G2570 good G3358 measure, G4085 pressed down, G2532 shaken G4531 together, G2532 running G5240 over, G1325 shall they give G1519 into G5216 your G2859 bosom. G1063 For G846 with what G3358 measure G3739 ye G3354 mete G488 it shall be measured G5213 to you G488 again.

Acts 20:35

  35In all things I gave you an example, that so laboring ye ought to help the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that he himself said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.

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