XII. Dealing with the Collection
of the Gift
A. The Apostle's Direction
1 Now concerning the 1acollection for the saints, 2just as I bdirected the cchurches of Galatia, so you also do.
2 On the 1afirst day of the week each one of you should lay aside in store to himself whatever he may have been prospered, that no collections be made when I come.
3 And when I arrive, whomever you approve, I will asend them with letters to carry your 1gift to bJerusalem;