The above answer does mention tithing. But the main scripture is in the book Malachi where it talks about how we are cursed if we don't tithe. Also in The Bible and I can't remember where and I'm tring to find it it mentions that a tithe is 10% but anything more than that is a gift or offering.
In Malachi 3: 8-12
"Will a man rob God? Yet you have robbed Me! But you say, 'In what way have we robbed You?' In thithes and offerings. You are cursed with a curse for you have robbed Me, even this whole nation. Bring all the tithes into the storehouse, That there may food in my house, And try 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 such blessing that there will not be room enough to receive it. "
And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes So that he will not destroy the fruit of your ground, not shall the vine fail to bear fruit for you in the field.
Inother words God telling us to test him and see if he wont come through with the promise of such blessings that we can barely contain it. Kinda like the story in John 21 about the disciples who caught so much fish they had to have help getting the net in the boat.
Hope this helps
singing, dancing, shouting music, paying tithes and offerings, etc.
Tithes and offerings.
The Book of Malachi. Malachi 3:8 speaks of robbing God of tithes and offerings.
Yes the bible says to give one tenth of your money as tithes.
Tithes and offerings are deducted on Schedule A of your 1040 tax return. It is just about halfway down the form.
All Christians are exempt from paying tithes. God/Bible never commanded Christians to pay tithes. Tithing is not part of New testament Christianity.Your Tithe Experthttp://thetithinghoax.com/
Malachi Chapter 3, v 10
The Halakha (Jewish law) states that money should be tithed and the tithe, ten percent, given to worthy charities.
A tithe is a 10% donation of your salary for the month to the church. Offerings, however, can vary in amount and percentage of income. Both are monetary contributions.
No - paying tithes is similar to paying taxes. It means to donate or give a certain portion of your earnings or of your harvest to someone, usually a religious authority, or sometimes to the poor (when it is often called alms, rather than tithes). It is an idea based in the old testament, when a tithe of the harvest was meant to be given to the priests.
Luke 18:12 I fast twice in the week, I give tithes of all that I possess.
Tithes are something you should give to your home church. (see quoted scripture below)Offerings are something you give wither on top of that or to others, like to the poor.1 Timothy 5:18For the Scripture says, "Do not muzzle the ox while it is treading out the grain," and "The worker deserves his wages."
A:Paul says that he would work and earn his own way. He tried not to impose a burden on his followers and so made no demands for tithes.
Do the very best that you can, give of the best you have. That is all that is expected of you. The first fruits for the church are our tithes and offerings, or more correctly God's tithes and offerings. the first fruits of our total income each week, one-tenth of all we earn or is given to us to each week. we should give to the church to support its ministries and world evangelism. Malachi 3:10-12: because today only a few of us are farmers, therefore, we bring one-tenth of our gross income each week into God's Storehouse, the Christian Church. will a man rob God, yes he will, but how. in tithes and offerings Malachi 3:8: because he will not pay God's tithes and offerings to the church as God has commanded us to do.
The tithes are used for several things like paying the pastors salary, the electric bill, the telephone bill, the parsonage where the pastor stays and supporting the mission fields.
A "robber of God" is a person who does not pay God 10% of their income. Although to some it may seem like a way for churches to get money, that is not so. In Malachi 8 and 9 of the Old Testament, it says, "Will a man rob God? Yet ye have robbed me. But ye say, Wherein have we robbed thee? In tithes and offerings. Ye are cursed with a curse: for ye have robbed me, even this whole nation."Paying our tithes, or the ten percent of our income, is very important to God. It shows Him that we are serious about Him, and that we do indeed put Him as the first priority in our lives.
AnswerMany Christian churches do not levy tithes and rely on donations, so members of these churches are of course exempt. In other churches where tithes are expected, it is a matter for each individual church or denomination to decide whether to allow exemptions, and if so to whom.
well through your tithes and offerings (tithe is 10% of income. offering is anything above that.), and also through your services to help the church.
No. Only a person who has no income pay no tithes. And even if you have no income you can give of your self to the church in you time and talents. A person is never too old to serve the Lord.
In the King James version the word - tithes - appears 18 times this count does not include any of the words variants.... tithe/tithing/tithed * Gen 14:20 And blessed be the most high God, which hath delivered thine enemies into thy hand. And he gave him tithes of all. * Lev 27:31 And if a man will at all redeem ought of his tithes, he shall add thereto the fifth part thereof. * Num 18:24 But the tithes of the children of Israel, which they offer as an heave offering unto the LORD, I have given to the Levites to inherit: therefore I have said unto them, Among the children of Israel they shall have no inheritance. * Num 18:26 Thus speak unto the Levites, and say unto them, When ye take of the children of Israel the tithes which I have given you from them for your inheritance, then ye shall offer up an heave offering of it for the LORD, even a tenth part of the tithe. * Num 18:28 Thus ye also shall offer an heave offering unto the LORD of all your tithes, which ye receive of the children of Israel; and ye shall give thereof the LORD's heave offering to Aaron the priest. * Deu 12:6 And thither ye shall bring your burnt offerings, and your sacrifices, and your tithes, and heave offerings of your hand, and your vows, and your freewill offerings, and the firstlings of your herds and of your flocks: * Deu 12:11 Then there shall be a place which the LORD your God shall choose to cause his name to dwell there; thither shall ye bring all that I command you; your burnt offerings, and your sacrifices, your tithes, and the heave offering of your hand, and all your choice vows which ye vow unto the LORD: * Deu 26:12 When thou hast made an end of tithing all the tithes of thine increase the third year, which is the year of tithing, and hast given it unto the Levite, the stranger, the fatherless, and the widow, that they may eat within thy gates, and be filled; * 2 Chr 31:12 And brought in the offerings and the tithes and the dedicated things faithfully: over which Cononiah the Levite was ruler, and Shimei his brother was the next. * Neh 10:37 And that we should bring the firstfruits of our dough, and our offerings, and the fruit of all manner of trees, of wine and of oil, unto the priests, to the chambers of the house of our God; and the tithes of our ground unto the Levites, that the same Levites might have the tithes in all the cities of our tillage. * Neh 10:38 And the priest the son of Aaron shall be with the Levites, when the Levites take tithes: and the Levites shall bring up the tithe of the tithes unto the house of our God, to the chambers, into the treasure house. * Neh 12:44 And at that time were some appointed over the chambers for the treasures, for the offerings, for the firstfruits, and for the tithes, to gather into them out of the fields of the cities the portions of the law for the priests and Levites: for Judah rejoiced for the priests and for the Levites that waited. * Neh 13:5 And he had prepared for him a great chamber, where aforetime they laid the meat offerings, the frankincense, and the vessels, and the tithes of the corn, the new wine, and the oil, which was commanded to be given to the Levites, and the singers, and the porters; and the offerings of the priests. * Amo 4:4 Come to Bethel, and transgress; at Gilgal multiply transgression; and bring your sacrifices every morning, and your tithes after three years: * Mal 3:8 Will a man rob God? Yet ye have robbed me. But ye say, Wherein have we robbed thee? In tithes and offerings. * Mal 3:10 Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in mine house, and prove me now herewith, saith the LORD of hosts, 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.
"Tithes" is spelled correctly
The tithes are used, for the pastors salary, the upkeep of the church and paying the electric bills etc.