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The Tithe in Scripture

The Tithe in Scripture

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It seems clear, then, in the light of revelation, and from the practice of, perhaps, all ancient nations, that the man who denies God's claim to a portion of the wealth that comes to his hands, is much akin to a spiritual anarchist; whilst he who so apportions less than a tenth of his income or increase is condemned by Scripture as a robber. Indeed, if in the days of Malachi not to pay tithe was counted robbery, can a Christian who withholds the tenth be -- now, any more than then -- counted honest towards God...?
It seems clear, then, in the light of revelation, and from the practice of, perhaps, all ancient nations, that the man who denies God's claim to a portion of the wealth that comes to his hands, is much akin to a spiritual anarchist; whilst he who so apportions less than a tenth of his income or increase is condemned by Scripture as a robber. Indeed, if in the days of Malachi not to pay tithe was counted robbery, can a Christian who withholds the tenth be -- now, any more than then -- counted honest towards God...?

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HENRY LANSDELL, D.D., F.R.G.S., M.R.A.S.
 
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BEING CHAPTERS FROM
“THE SACRED TENTH"
HENRY LANSDELL, D.D.,
F.R.G.S., M.R.A.S.
CHAPLAIN OF MORDEN COLLEGE, BLACKHEATH AUTHOR OF "THESACRED TENTH," "THROUGH SIBERIA," "RUSSIAN CENTRAL ASIA,""CHINESE CENTRAL ASIA," ETC.
 
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"All the tithe of the land . . . is the Lords; it is holy unto the Lord," 
Leviticus 27:30Leviticus 27:30Leviticus 27:30Leviticus 27:30.
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"Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, . . .and prove me now herewith, . . . if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it," 
Malachi 3:20Malachi 3:20Malachi 3:20Malachi 3:20.
"In all thy gifts show a cheerful countenance,and set apart thy tithes with gladness," 
 Ecclesiasticus 35:9Ecclesiasticus 35:9Ecclesiasticus 35:9Ecclesiasticus 35:9.
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"Ye tithe mint and anise and cummin . . . these ought you to have done," 
MMMMatthew 23:23atthew 23:23atthew 23:23atthew 23:23

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