We must now consider almsdeeds, under which head there are ten points of inquiry:
A Whether almsgiving is an act of charity?
A Of the different kinds of alms;
A Which alms are of greater account, spiritual or corporal?
A Whether corporal alms have a spiritual effect?
A Whether the giving of alms is a matter of precept?
A Whether corporal alms should be given out of the things we need?
A Whether corporal alms should be given out of ill-gotten goods?
A Who can give alms?
A To whom should we give alms?
A How should alms be given?