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almsgiving

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the giving of necessities and especially money to the needy
  • good works such as almsgiving, tending the sick and visiting the imprisoned

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“Almsgiving.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/almsgiving. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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