Luke 4:18; Luke 6:20; Luke 7:22; Luke 14:13; Luke 14:21; Luke 16:20; Luke 16:22; Luke 18:22; Luke 19:8; Luke 21:3
The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted , to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised ,
And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said , Blessed be ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.
Then Jesus answering said unto them, Go your way , and tell John what things ye have seen and heard ; how that the blind see , the lame walk , the lepers are cleansed , the deaf hear , the dead are raised , to the poor the gospel is preached .
But when thou makest a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind:
So that servant came , and shewed his lord these things. Then the master of the house being angry said to his servant, Go out quickly into the streets and lanes of the city, and bring in hither the poor, and the maimed, and the halt, and the blind.
And there was a certain beggar named Lazarus, which was laid at his gate, full of sores ,
And it came to pass , that the beggar died , and was carried by the angels into Abraham's bosom: the rich man also died , and was buried ;
Now when Jesus heard these things, he said unto him, Yet lackest thou one thing: sell all that thou hast , and distribute unto the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come , follow me.
And Zacchaeus stood , and said unto the Lord; Behold , Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor; and if I have taken any thing from any man by false accusation , I restore him fourfold.
And he said , Of a truth I say unto you, that this poor widow hath cast in more than they all: