He that oppresseth the poor reproacheth his Maker: but he that honoureth him hath mercy on the poor.
I 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.
There is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; and there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth to poverty. The liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that watereth shall be watered also himself.
Whoever despises his neighbor is a sinner, but blessed is he who is generous to the poor.