Religious Giving: For Love of God

(David H. Smith). Indiana University Press, 2010.


This series of essays written from a variety of faith traditions explores the relationship between religion and giving.


the connection between faith and giving, current assumptions of religious giving, who should benefit from our giving, how much we should give

Recommended Audience

Clergy and lay leaders


Purchase as a book or e-book

Practical Applications

  • View the theme of giving through numerous perspectives, comparing and contrasting the similarities and differences between different faith traditions.
  • Consider the value and purpose behind your donation by studying this resource beforehand.

About the Contributor

Brian Witwer

Brian Witwer is the retired director of the Center for Congregations' northeast office. Brian has specialized training in leadership and group process.

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.