Hunger and Judaism Quotes

By: BJE Impact

“If you offer your compassion to the hungry and satisfy the famished creature, then shall your light shine in darkness.” – Isaiah 58:10

“When you give food to a hungry person, give him your best and sweetest food.” – Hilchot Isurai Mizbayach 7:11

“One gives sustenance and clothing to the poor of all nations along with the poor of Israel for the sake of peace.” – Maimonides

“They that are slain with the sword are better than they that are slain through hunger.” – Lamentations 4:9

“And you shall not strip your vineyard bare, neither shall you gather the fallen grapes of your vineyard; you shall leave them for the poor and for the stranger.” – Leviticus 19:9-10

“God says to Israel, ‘My Children, whenever you give sustenance to the poor, I impute it to you as though you gave sustenance to Me.’” – Numbers 28:2

“There is no happiness without eating and drinking.” Babylonian Talmud Moed Katan 91