Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And yet indeed she is my sister; she is the daughter of my father, but not the daughter of my mother; and she became my wife.

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Bible References

And yet

Genesis 11:29
Abram and Nahor took wives for themselves. The name of Abram’s wife was Sarai; and the name of Nahor’s wife was Milcah, the daughter of Haran, the father of Milcah and Iscah.
Genesis 12:13
Please say that you are my sister so that it may go well with me because of you, and that I may live on account of you.”
1 Thessalonians 5:22
abstain from every form of evil.

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Leviticus 20:17
If there is a man who takes his sister, his father’s daughter or his mother’s daughter, so that he sees her nakedness and she sees his nakedness, it is a disgrace; and they shall be cut off in the sight of the sons of their people. He has uncovered his sister’s nakedness; he bears his guilt.