do, but also to be forward a year ago [2Cor. your love [2Cor. Return to Me, and I will return to you,” says the. When Hezekiah and the princes came and saw the heaps, they blessed the Lord and his people Israel. There you shall bring your burnt offerings, your sacrifices, your tithes, the contribution of your hand, your votive offerings, your freewill offerings, and the firstborn of your herd and of your flock. Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, so that there may be food in My house, and test Me now in this,” says the Lord of hosts, “if I will not open for you the windows of heaven and pour out for you a blessing until it overflows. You are cursed with a curse, for you are robbing me, the whole nation of you. But the one whose genealogy is not traced from them collected a tenth from Abraham and blessed the one who had the promises. mouth is. Each should give according to "that a man hath," and he And those indeed of the sons of Levi who receive the priest’s office have commandment in the Law to collect a tenth from the people, that is, from their brethren, although these are descended from Abraham. Shirley and Grace Notes Ministries® unless otherwise credited. "There you shall bring your burnt offerings, your sacrifices, your tithes, the contribution of your hand, your votive offerings, your freewill offerings, and the firstborn of your herd and of your flock. ... And to bring the first of our dough, and our contributions, the fruit of every tree, the wine and the oil, to the priests, to the chambers of the house of our God; and to bring to the Levites the tithes from our ground, for it is the Levites who collect the tithes in all our towns where we labor. You will be enriched in every way to be generous in every way, which through us will produce thanksgiving to God. ‣ Corinthians had made a pledge or a promise and had begun to give for this M In the same way, the Lord commanded that those who proclaim the gospel should get their living by the gospel. Labs "The Levite, because he has no portion or inheritance among you, and the alien, the orphan and the widow who are in your town, shall come and eat and be satisfied, in order that the LORD your God may bless you in all the work of your hand which you do. And Melchizedek king of Salem brought out bread and wine; now he was a priest of God Most High. ‣ And the Lord whom you seek will suddenly come to his temple; and the messenger of the covenant in whom you delight, behold, he is coming, says the Lord of hosts. It is And he sat down opposite the treasury and watched the people putting money into the offering box. 18:21) To the Levites I have given every tithe in Israel for an … If, therefore, a man wishes to redeem part of his tithe, he shall add to it one-fifth of it. Now observe how great this man was to whom Abraham, the patriarch, gave a tenth of the choicest spoils.