Selected Bible Proverbs on BLESSING THE POOR
By Tuese Ahkiong
Whoever despises his neighbor is a sinner, but blessed is he who is generous to the POOR.
Whoever oppresses a POOR man insults his Maker, but he who is generous to the needy honors him.
Whoever mocks the POOR insults his Maker; he who is glad at calamity will not go unpunished.
Whoever is generous to the POOR lends to the Lord, and he will repay him for his deed.
Whoever closes his ear to the cry of the POOR will himself call out and not be answered.
The rich and the POOR meet together; the Lord is the maker of them all.
Whoever has a bountiful eye will be blessed, for he shares his bread with the POOR.
Whoever oppresses the POOR to increase his own wealth, or gives to the rich, will only come to poverty.
Better is a POOR man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways.
Whoever gives to the POOR will not want, but he who hides his eyes will get many a curse.
A righteous man knows the rights of the POOR; a wicked man does not understand such knowledge.
If a king faithfully judges the POOR, his throne will be established forever.
Open your mouth, judge righteously, defend the rights of the POOR and needy.
She opens her hand to the POOR and reaches out her hands to the needy.