A single eye and simple faith

“The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light. But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness.” Matthew 6:22,23 Suggested Further Reading: Philippians 3:17-21 God will say to thee, “Take no thought for the morrow, be careful for nothing;” Mammon will say to thee, “Look ahead, be careful for everything;” and when God says to thee, “Give of thy substance to Continue Reading

…He gives his bread to the poor

Proverbs 22:9 9 He that hath a bountiful eye shall be blessed; for he giveth of his bread to the poor. Here is, 1. The description of a charitable man; he has a bountiful eye, opposed to the evil eye (ch. xxiii. 6) and the same with the single eye (Matt. vi. 22),-- an eye that seeks out objects of charity, besides those that offer themselves,--an eye that, upon the sight of one in want and misery, affects the heart with compassion,--an Continue Reading