Alms: Giving: Dorcas
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Acts 9:36
Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas: this woman was full of good works and giving of alms which she did.
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Acts ix. 26, 27
... in many instances there is a Providence in the giving of names ... full," it says, "of
good works:" not only of alms, but "of ... "Which," it says, "Dorcas made while ...
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The Women of the Apostolic Age
... Many of the doctors advocated the not giving of any ... who played so capital a role
in the collection of alms. ... In the account of the raising of Dorcas, who was ...
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Letter cviii. To Eustochium.
... made famous by the raising again of Dorcas [2762] and ... in spirit followed the Lord
in His poverty, giving back to ... will quench a flaming fire; and alms maketh an ...
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Acts IX
... [223] This woman was full of good works and alms which she ... stood by him, weeping,
and showing the tunics and mantles which Dorcas made while ... 41) Giving her his ...
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Homilies on the Gospel of John.
... Alms, win praise of God and Angels, [18]256 ... the dying and the dead, [42]322; raised
Dorcas to life ... the night abroad, [541]ib.; His readiness in giving up Himself ...
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A Holy Life the Beauty of Christianity: Or, an Exhortation to ...
... in love, in repentance, in zeal, in humility, in alms, in the ... to do iniquity; and
as he is for giving none, so ... (1 Corinthians 8:13) Where is Dorcas, with her ...
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The Pilgrim's Progress
... The beggars that go from door to door will, rather than they will lose a supposed
alms, run the hazard of the bawling, barking, and biting, too, of a dog; and ...
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