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Tithe (Genesis 14:20)

bible verse

meaning

A tithe means one tenth.

origin and application

Abraham started the tradition of offering a tenth of income to the church after receiving his blessing from Melchizedek the priest. This tradition has continued from generation to generation. Today, Christians offer a tithe to the church out of their love for God, so that the church has the necessary funds to sustain and expand the ministry and develop new projects.

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