Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Have we not power to lead about a sister, a wife, as well as other apostles, and as the brethren of the Lord, and Cephas?
1 Timothy 3:2
The Bishop, then, is to be a man of good name, the husband of one wife, self-controlled, serious-minded, having respect for order, opening his house freely to guests, a ready teacher;
1 Timothy 4:3
Who keep men from being married and from taking food which God made to be taken with praise by those who have faith and true knowledge.
Men having a good record, husbands of one wife, whose children are of the faith, children of whom it may not be said that they are given to loose living or are uncontrolled.
Let married life be honoured among all of you and not made unclean; for men untrue in married life will be judged by God.
1 Corinthians 7:15
But if the one who is not a Christian has a desire to go away, let it be so: the brother or the sister in such a position is not forced to do one thing or the other: but it is God's pleasure that we may be at peace with one another.
Song of Songs 4:9
You have taken away my heart, my sister, my bride; you have taken away my heart, with one look you have taken it, with one chain of your neck!
Song of Songs 5:1
I have come into my garden, my sister, my bride; to take my myrrh with my spice; my wax with my honey; my wine with my milk. Take meat, O friends; take wine, yes, be overcome with love.
It is my desire to say a good word for Phoebe, who is a servant of the church in Cenchreae:
1 Timothy 5:2
To the older women as to mothers, to the younger as to sisters, with a clean heart.
While he was still talking to the people, his mother and his brothers came, desiring to have talk with him.
Is not this the woodworker's son? is not his mother named Mary? and his brothers James and Joseph and Simon and Judas?
Is not this the woodworker, the son of Mary, and brother of James and Joses and Judas and Simon? and are not his sisters here with us? And they were bitter against him.
And Matthew and Thomas and James, the son of Alphaeus, and Simon, who was named the Zealot,
After this he went down to Capernaum, with his mother, his brothers, and his disciples, and they were there not more than two or three days.
And they all with one mind gave themselves up to prayer, with the women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and his brothers.
But of the other Apostles I saw only James, the Lord's brother.