Bible verses about "poverty" | LXX2012

Leviticus 19:9-10

9 And when you⌃ reap the harvest of your land, you⌃ shall not complete the reaping of your field with exactness, and you shall not gather that which falls from your reaping. 10 And you shall not go over the gathering of your vineyard, neither shall you gather the remaining grapes of your vineyard: you shall leave them for the poor and the stranger: I am the Lord your God.

Proverbs 17:5

5 He that laughs at the poor provokes him that made him; and he that rejoices at the destruction of another shall not be held guiltless: but he that has compassion shall find mercy.

Proverbs 19:4

4 Wealth acquires many friends; but the poor is deserted even of the friend he has.

Proverbs 22:7

7 The rich will rule over the poor, and servants will lend to their own masters.

Proverbs 24:33-34

33 [The sluggard says, ]I slumber a little, and I sleep a little, and for a little while I fold my arms across [my] breast. 34 But if you do this, your poverty will come speedily; and your lack like a swift courier.

Psalms 82:1-8

1 (83) A Song of a Psalm for Asaph. O God, who shall be compared to you? be not silent, neither be still, O God. 2 For behold, your enemies have made a noise; and they that hate you have lifted up the head. 3 Against your people they have craftily imagined a device, and have taken counsel against your saints. 4 They have said, Come, and let us utterly destroy them out of the nation; and let the name of Israel be remembered no more at all. 5 For they have taken counsel together with one consent: they have made a confederacy against you; 6 even the tents of the Idumeans, and the Ismaelites; Moab, and the Agarenes; 7 Gebal, and Ammon, and Amalec; the Philistines also, with them that dwell at Tyre. 8 Yes, Assur too is come with them: they have become a help to the children of Lot. Pause.

Proverbs 29:7

7 A righteous man knows how to judge for the poor: but the ungodly understands not knowledge; and the poor man has not an understanding mind.

Proverbs 28:11

11 A rich man is wise in his own conceit; but an intelligent poor man will condemn him.

Ecclesiastes 9:16

16 And I said Wisdom is better than power: yet the wisdom of the poor man is set at nothing, and his words not listened to.

Proverbs 28:6

6 A poor man walking in truth is better than a rich liar.

Proverbs 22:2

2 The rich and the poor meet together; but the Lord made them both.

Proverbs 20:13

13 Love not to speak ill, lest you be cut off: open your eyes, and be filled with bread.

Proverbs 31:8-9

8 Open your mouth with the word of God, and judge all fairly. 9 Open your mouth and judge justly, and plead the cause of the poor and weak.

Leviticus 25:35

35 And if your brother who is with you become poor, and he fail in resources with you, you shall help him as a stranger and a sojourner, and your brother shall live with you.

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