and so honour not his father or his mother, he shall be free. And thus have ye made void the commandment of God by your tradition.
Do we then make the law of none effect through faith? God forbid: yea we establish the law.
Honour widows who are widows indeed.
But if any provide not for his own, and especially for those of his own family, he hath renounced the faith, and is worse than an infidel.
And if any believer have relations widows, let them relieve them, and let not the church be burdened; that it may relieve those that are indeed widows and desolate.