Ben Sira 29:10-13 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
10 Lose your money for relative or friend;
do not hide it under a stone to rot.
11 Dispose of your treasure according to the commandments of the Most High,
and that will profit you more than the gold.
12 Store up almsgiving in your treasury,
and it will save you from every evil.
13 Better than a mighty shield and a sturdy spear
it will fight for you against the enemy.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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