Bible VersionsNASProverbs 14:21; Proverbs 14:31; Proverbs 19:17; Proverbs 21:10; Proverbs 26:25; Proverbs 28:8
Proverbs 14:21; Proverbs 14:31; Proverbs 19:17; Proverbs 21:10; Proverbs 26:25; Proverbs 28:8 (New American Standard)
He who despises his neighbor sins, But happy is he who is gracious to the poor.
He who oppresses the poor taunts his Maker, But he who is gracious to the needy honors Him.
One who is gracious to a poor man lends to the LORD, And He will repay him for his good deed.
The soul of the wicked desires evil; His neighbor finds no favor in his eyes.
When he speaks graciously, do not believe him, For there are seven abominations in his heart.
He who increases his wealth by interest and usury Gathers it for him who is gracious to the poor.
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