Like "esj Your Jewish reference below says "the highest form is to give a gift, loan or partnership that will result in the recipient supporting himself instead of living off others" We can't make massive laws like health care that rewards everyone equally and does not judge whether the recipients are deserving or taking advantage of the system. This kind of system will collapse as it is unsustainable. Paul was inspired to say we have a duty to "Open your mouth and judge rightly" It doesn't say don't judge at all, judge rightly! "