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Theasaurus: Families

20 Bible Verses about Families

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Luke 12:52

For from now on, five in a house will be divided, three against two, and two against three.

1 Peter 4:17

Because the time has come for judgment to begin at the household of God, and if it begins with us, what will the end be of those who are rejecting God's good news?

Titus 1:11

whose mouths must be stopped, for they upset whole families by teaching things they ought not to think, for the sake of dishonest gain.

Mark 6:4

But Jesus said to them, "A prophet never fails to be honored except in his native neighborhood, among his kinsmen, and in his own home."

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Families » Should » Be duly regulated

1 Timothy 3:4-5

managing his own house well, with perfect seriousness keeping his children under control (if a man does not know how to manage his own house, how can he take care of a church of God?).

Families » Should » Live in mutual forbearance

Matthew 18:21-22

Then Peter came up to Him and asked, "Lord, how many times may my brother wrong me and I have to forgive him? As many as seven?" Jesus answered him: "I tell you, not as many as seven, but as many as seventy times seven!

Families » Should » Live in unity

Families » Should » Worship God together

1 Corinthians 16:19

The churches of Asia wish to be remembered to you. Aquila and Prisca, with the church that meets at their house, send you their cordial Christian greetings.

Families » Should » Be taught the scriptures

Families » Should » Rejoice together before God

Families » Warning against departing from God

Families » Punishment of irreligious

Families » Good--exemplified » Jailor of philippi

Acts 16:31-34

They answered, "Believe on the Lord Jesus, and you and your household will be saved." Then they told God's message to him and to all the members of his household. Even at that time of the night he took them and washed their wounds, and he and all the members of his household at once were baptized. read more.
Then he took them up to his house and gave them food, and he and all the members of his household were happy in their faith in God.

Families » Good--exemplified » Abraham

Families » Good--exemplified » David

Families » Good--exemplified » Lois

Families » Of saints blessed

Families » Good--exemplified » Joshua

Families » Good--exemplified » jacob

Families » Good--exemplified » Lazarus of bethany

John 11:1-5

Now a man was sick; it was Lazarus who lived in Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. It was the Mary who poured the perfume upon the Lord and wiped His feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick. So the sisters sent this message to Jesus, "Lord, listen! the one you love so well is sick." read more.
When Jesus received the message, He said, "This sickness is not to end in death but is to honor God, that the Son of God through it may be honored." Now Jesus held in loving esteem Martha and her sister and Lazarus.

Families » Deceivers and liars should be removed from

Families » Good--exemplified » Lydia

Acts 16:15

When she and her household were baptized, she begged us by continuing to say, "If you have made up your mind that I am a real believer in the Lord, come and stay at my house." And she continued to insist that we do so.

Families » Good--exemplified » Crispus

Acts 18:8

But Crispus, the leader of the synagogue, became a believer in the Lord, and so did all his family, and from time to time many of the Corinthians heard, believed, and were baptized.