Most Relevant Verses
Although my father and my mother have forsaken me, yet the Lord will take me up [adopt me as His child].
If anyone fails to provide for his relatives, and especially for those of his own family, he has disowned the faith [by failing to accompany it with fruits] and is worse than an unbeliever [who performs his obligation in these matters].
A father of the fatherless and a judge and protector of the widows is God in His holy habitation.
External religious worship [ religion as it is expressed in outward acts] that is pure and unblemished in the sight of God the Father is this: to visit and help and care for the orphans and widows in their affliction and need, and to keep oneself unspotted and uncontaminated from the world.
He executes justice for the fatherless and the widow, and loves the stranger or temporary resident and gives him food and clothing.
The Lord protects and preserves the strangers and temporary residents, He upholds the fatherless and the widow and sets them upright, but the way of the wicked He makes crooked (turns upside down and brings to ruin).
I will not leave you as orphans [comfortless, desolate, bereaved, forlorn, helpless]; I will come [back] to you.
- Abusive Parents
- Afflictions, Consolation During
- Bereaved, Care For
- Caring For Others
- God Caring For Orphans
- God, Titles And Names Of
- Knowing God, Effects Of
- Oppression, God's Attitude To
- Poverty, Attitudes Towards
- Protecting Your Family
- Social Justice
- Defence, divine
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