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18 Bible Verses about Poverty

« Romans 8:35 »
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall trouble or hardship or persecution or famine or nakedness or danger or sword?
The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me,
because the Lord has anointed me
to proclaim good news to the poor.
He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,
to proclaim freedom for the captives
and release from darkness for the prisoners.
What a person desires is unfailing love;
better to be poor than a liar.
All hard work brings a profit,
but mere talk leads only to poverty.
If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing.
Jesus answered, “If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.”
The Spirit of the Lord is on me,
because he has anointed me
to proclaim good news to the poor.
He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners
and recovery of sight for the blind,
to set the oppressed free.
Speak up and judge fairly;
defend the rights of the poor and needy.
This is what the Lord Almighty said: ‘Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another. Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the foreigner or the poor. Do not plot evil against each other.’
Keep falsehood and lies far from me;
give me neither poverty nor riches,
but give me only my daily bread.
The rich rule over the poor,
and the borrower is slave to the lender.
I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want.
This poor man called, and the Lord heard him;
he saved him out of all his troubles.
Sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; poor, yet making many rich; having nothing, and yet possessing everything.
The Lord sends poverty and wealth;
he humbles and he exalts.
A person’s riches may ransom their life,
but the poor cannot respond to threatening rebukes.
Defend the weak and the fatherless;
uphold the cause of the poor and the oppressed.
Because I rescued the poor who cried for help,
and the fatherless who had none to assist them.
The one who was dying blessed me;
I made the widow’s heart sing.
Bible verse of the day
Proverbs 4:23
Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.
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