WHAT IS A TITHE? It is 10% of the gross.
The tithe belongs to The Lord. It is sacred. It is not supposed to be touched by us. (Lev 27:30) And all the tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land, or of the fruit of the tree, is the LORD'S: it is holy unto the LORD
Kadash is a root word that means to set apart, to distinguish, to sanctify, or to hallow. Kadash connotes that which belongs to the sphere of the sacred, and thus is distinguished from the common or profane. Other words that use this root include: sanctified, sacred, consecrated, set apart, holy.