Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For whosoever shall do the will of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my brother, and sister, and mother.
By their fruits then surely ye shall know them.
While he was still speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and lo, a voice out of the cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I have found my delight: hear him.
for whosoever shall do the will of God, he is my brother, and sister, and mother.
But he answering said to them, My mother and my brethren are those who hear the word of God and do it.
And it came to pass as he spake these things, a certain woman, lifting up her voice out of the crowd, said to him, Blessed is the womb that has borne thee, and the paps which thou hast sucked.
Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he has sent.
Ye are my friends if ye practise whatever I command you.
Moses indeed said, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up to you out of your brethren like me: him shall ye hear in everything whatsoever he shall say to you.
And leading them out said, Sirs, what must I do that I may be saved?
God therefore, having overlooked the times of ignorance, now enjoins men that they shall all everywhere repent,
but have, first to those both in Damascus and Jerusalem, and to all the region of Judaea, and to the nations, announced that they should repent and turn to God, doing works worthy of repentance.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision has any force, nor uncircumcision; but faith working through love.
For in Christ Jesus neither is circumcision anything, nor uncircumcision; but new creation.
wherein there is not Greek and Jew, circumcision and uncircumcision, barbarian, Scythian, bondman, freeman; but Christ is everything, and in all.
and having been perfected, became to all them that obey him, author of eternal salvation;
Wherefore, laying aside all filthiness and abounding of wickedness, accept with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.
1 Peter 4:2
no longer to live the rest of his time in the flesh to men's lusts, but to God's will.
1 John 2:17
And the world is passing, and its lust, but he that does the will of God abides for eternity.
1 John 3:23
And this is his commandment, that we believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and that we love one another, even as he has given us commandment.
Blessed are they that wash their robes, that they may have right to the tree of life, and that they should go in by the gates into the city.
And the King answering shall say to them, Verily, I say to you, Inasmuch as ye have done it to one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it to me.
Then Jesus says to them, Fear not; go, bring word to my brethren that they go into Galilee, and there they shall see me.
I will declare thy name unto my brethren, in the midst of the congregation will I praise thee.
Jesus says to her, Touch me not, for I have not yet ascended to my Father; but go to my brethren and say to them, I ascend to my Father and your Father, and to my God and your God.
Because whom he has foreknown, he has also predestinated to be conformed to the image of his Son, so that he should be the firstborn among many brethren.
For both he that sanctifies and those sanctified are all of one; for which cause he is not ashamed to call them brethren,
Song of Songs 4:9
Thou hast ravished my heart, my sister, my spouse; Thou hast ravished my heart with one of thine eyes, With one chain of thy neck.
Song of Songs 5:1
I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse; I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk. Eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, beloved ones!
1 Corinthians 9:5
have we not a right to take round a sister as wife, as also the other apostles, and the brethren of the Lord, and Cephas?
2 Corinthians 11:2
For I am jealous as to you with a jealousy which is of God; for I have espoused you unto one man, to present you a chaste virgin to Christ.
Husbands, love your own wives, even as the Christ also loved the assembly, and has delivered himself up for it,
Jesus therefore, seeing his mother, and the disciple standing by, whom he loved, says to his mother, Woman, behold thy son.
1 Timothy 5:2
elder women as mothers, younger women as sisters, with all purity.