‘charity’ begins only from . . . Corinthians – in the Holy Bible (KJV)

CharityAnd to godliness brotherly kindness;
and to brotherly kindness charity. – 2 Peter 1:7

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “charity”.

WordWeb meaning for ‘charity’

Noun: charity  cher-u-tee [N. Amer], cha-ri-tee [Brit]

  1. A foundation created to promote the public good
    (not for assistance to any particular individuals)
  2. A kindly and lenient attitude toward people
    brotherly love
  3. An activity or gift that benefits the public at large
  4. Pinnate-leaved European perennial having bright blue or white flowers
    Jacob’s ladder, Greek valerian, Polemonium caeruleum,
    Polemonium van-bruntiae, Polymonium caeruleum van-bruntiae
  5. An institution set up to provide help to the needy

Derived forms: charities

Type of: benevolence, establishment, foundation, gift, giving, institution,
polemonium, supernatural virtue, theological virtue

Encyclopedia: Charity, Sisters of, of Providence

1 Corinthians 8:1 Now as touching things offered unto idols,
we know that we all have knowledge.
Knowledge puffeth up,
but charity edifieth.

1 Corinthians 13:1 Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels,
and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass,
or a tinkling cymbal.

1 Corinthians 13:2 And though I have the gift of prophecy,
and understand all mysteries,
and all knowledge;
and though I have all faith,
so that I could remove mountains,
and have not charity, I am nothing.

1 Corinthians 13:3 And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor,
and though I give my body to be burned,
and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing.

1 Corinthians 13:4 Charity suffereth long, and is kind;
charity envieth not;
charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up,

6. Rejoiceth not in iniquity,
but rejoiceth in the truth;

7. Beareth all things,
believeth all things,
hopeth all things,
endureth all things.

1 Corinthians 13:8 Charity never faileth:
but whether there be prophecies, they shall fail;
whether there be tongues, they shall cease;
whether there be knowledge, it shall vanish away.

1 Corinthians 13:13 And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three;
but the greatest of these is charity.

1 Corinthians 14:1 Follow after charity,
and desire spiritual gifts,
but rather that ye may prophesy.


40. Let all things be done decently and in order.

1 Corinthians 16:14 Let all your things be done with charity.

Colossians 3:14 And above all these things put on charity,
which is the bond of perfectness.

1 Thessalonians 3:6 But now when Timotheus came from you unto us,
and brought us good tidings of your faith and charity,
and that ye have good remembrance of us always,
desiring greatly to see us, as we also to see you:

2 Thessalonians 1:3 We are bound to thank God always for you,
brethren, as it is meet,
because that your faith groweth exceedingly,
and the charity of every one of you all
toward each other aboundeth;

1 Timothy 1:5 Now the end of the commandment is charity
out of a pure heart,
and of a good conscience,
and of faith unfeigned:

1 Timothy 2:15 Notwithstanding she shall be saved in childbearing,
if they continue in faith and charity
and holiness with sobriety.

1 Timothy 4:12 Let no man despise thy youth;
but be thou an example of the believers,
in word,
in conversation,
in charity,
in spirit,
in faith,
in purity.

2 Timothy 2:22 Flee also youthful lusts:
but follow righteousness,

with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

2 Timothy 3:10 But thou hast fully known my doctrine,
manner of life,

11. Persecutions,
which came unto me
at Antioch, at Iconium, at Lystra;
what persecutions I endured:
but out of  them all the Lord delivered me.

Titus 2:2 That the aged men be sober,
sound in faith,
in charity,
in patience.

1 Peter 4:8 And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves:
for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.

1 Peter 5:14 Greet ye one another with a kiss of charity.
Peace be with you all that are in Christ Jesus. Amen.

2 Peter 1:7 And to godliness brotherly kindness;
and to brotherly kindness charity.

3 John 1:6 Which have borne witness of thy charity before the church:
whom if thou bring forward on their journey after a godly sort,
thou shalt do well:

Jude 1:12 These are spots in your feasts of charity,
when they feast with you,
feeding themselves without fear:
clouds they are without water, carried about of winds;
trees whose fruit withereth, without fruit,
twice dead, plucked up by the roots;

Revelation 2:19 I know thy works,
and charity,
and service,
and faith,
and thy patience,
and thy works;
and the last to be more than the first.

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

One Response to ‘charity’ begins only from . . . Corinthians – in the Holy Bible (KJV)

  1. Reblogged this on Tech-Sci Manual Maker and commented:

    Wow! Truth! Charity begins from Corinthians?

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