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Tithe

Ten percent of one's income or production donated to a religious institution. Historically, one could pay a tithe in cash or in kind. In a few jurisdictions, tithes are enforced by law. More broadly, a tithe may refer to a religious donation, even if it is less than 10% of one's income.
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Now the National Library is calling for people to get involved in its "Cynefin: Mapping Wales' sense of Place" project, which aims to digitise the maps in order to create a unified tithe map of Wales, available to the public as an online research tool.
The Molyneux family bought the living and tithes of Walton from Shrewsbury Abbey in Edward IV's time during the previous century.
Before you start thinking this means you should give away all your money, we need to look at the differences between a tithe and an offering.
To find ourselves in the marginal - those living on the fringes of society - let us tithe time for direct contact with the wounded persons we fear: those in hospitals, nursing homes, communities for the disabled, and jail.
We do not want tithe recipients, single mothers, the disabled and senior citizens to be marginalised,' he told reporters after officiating the handing over of housing units via the Baiti Jannati [email protected] Persekutuan at the Kerinci People's Housing Programme (PPR), Lembah Pantai here, today.
The programme, undertaken in collaboration with the Selangor State Development Corporation, is aimed at disseminating information on tithes and reaching out to the people who are unable to come to the LZS counters to pay their tithes.
So many people have said different things about paying tithes. I have been trying to let my own people know that they should not follow false doctrines.
All I know is that people should pay their tithes and allow God to bless them abundantly.
'We hope that this facility will increase the number of young investors as most investors are those who have just started working,' he told the media after the handing over zakat (tithe) amounted to RM45,000 from PNB to 70 students from Kolej Matrikulasi Negeri Sembilan here today
The Bible teaches that bring all the tithes to my storehouse so that there'll be food in my storehouse.
Abel Damina, Pastor and founder, Abel Damina Ministries and Power City International has faulted the act of paying tithes in churches.
At the event, the King also received the handing over of business tithes from nine corporate bodies in Pahang totalling RM9.4 million, including from Tabung Haji worth RM4.59 million, Pertubuhan Peladang Kebangsaan (NAFAS) (RM2.38 million) and Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad (RM760,158).