Sincere Questions About Tithing: What is a Tithe? It is a Bible word describing the first tenth of one’s income as a property rightfully claimed by God. Originally it was the first bushel out of every ten (10) bushels of grain. the first lamb out of each ten lambs born, etc.It is the clearcut standard established throughout the Holy Bible as a principle by which God’s work is financed. Today it amounts to 10% of one’s regular income. Should I tithe before my private taxes? Yes! And thank God that America......