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Genesis 29:21-22

Then Jacob said to Laban, "Give me my wife, for my time is completed, that I may go in to her."

John 2:1-10

On the third day there was a wedding in Cana of Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there;

Genesis 40:20

Thus it came about on the third day, which was Pharaoh's birthday, that he made a feast for all his servants; and he lifted up the head of the chief cupbearer and the head of the chief baker among his servants.

Matthew 14:6

But when Herod's birthday came, the daughter of Herodias danced before them and pleased Herod,

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Matthew 22:11

"But when the king came in to look over the dinner guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed in wedding clothes,

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Mark 6:21-22

A strategic day came when Herod on his birthday gave a banquet for his lords and military commanders and the leading men of Galilee;

Matthew 14:9

Although he was grieved, the king commanded it to be given because of his oaths, and because of his dinner guests.

Mark 6:26

And although the king was very sorry, yet because of his oaths and because of his dinner guests, he was unwilling to refuse her.

1 Samuel 9:22-24

Then Samuel took Saul and his servant and brought them into the hall and gave them a place at the head of those who were invited, who were about thirty men.

1 Kings 1:41

Now Adonijah and all the guests who were with him heard it as they finished eating. When Joab heard the sound of the trumpet, he said, "Why is the city making such an uproar?"

Luke 19:7

When they saw it, they all began to grumble, saying, "He has gone to be the guest of a man who is a sinner."

Matthew 9:10

Then it happened that as Jesus was reclining at the table in the house, behold, many tax collectors and sinners came and were dining with Jesus and His disciples.

Mark 2:15

And it happened that He was reclining at the table in his house, and many tax collectors and sinners were dining with Jesus and His disciples; for there were many of them, and they were following Him.

Luke 5:29

And Levi gave a big reception for Him in his house; and there was a great crowd of tax collectors and other people who were reclining at the table with them.

Matthew 26:6-7

Now when Jesus was in Bethany, at the home of Simon the leper,

Mark 14:3

While He was in Bethany at the home of Simon the leper, and reclining at the table, there came a woman with an alabaster vial of very costly perfume of pure nard; and she broke the vial and poured it over His head.

John 12:1-3

Jesus, therefore, six days before the Passover, came to Bethany where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead.

Luke 10:38

Now as they were traveling along, He entered a village; and a woman named Martha welcomed Him into her home.

Luke 14:1

It happened that when He went into the house of one of the leaders of the Pharisees on the Sabbath to eat bread, they were watching Him closely.

Luke 24:29

But they urged Him, saying, "Stay with us, for it is getting toward evening, and the day is now nearly over." So He went in to stay with them.

Acts 10:32

'Therefore send to Joppa and invite Simon, who is also called Peter, to come to you; he is staying at the house of Simon the tanner by the sea.'

2 Kings 4:8-10

Now there came a day when Elisha passed over to Shunem, where there was a prominent woman, and she persuaded him to eat food. And so it was, as often as he passed by, he turned in there to eat food.

Matthew 10:11

"And whatever city or village you enter, inquire who is worthy in it, and stay at his house until you leave that city.

Mark 6:10

And He said to them, "Wherever you enter a house, stay there until you leave town.

Luke 9:4

"Whatever house you enter, stay there until you leave that city.

Luke 10:33-37

"But a Samaritan, who was on a journey, came upon him; and when he saw him, he felt compassion,

Acts 21:8

On the next day we left and came to Caesarea, and entering the house of Philip the evangelist, who was one of the seven, we stayed with him.

Acts 28:7

Now in the neighborhood of that place were lands belonging to the leading man of the island, named Publius, who welcomed us and entertained us courteously three days.

Psalm 92:10

But You have exalted my horn like that of the wild ox; I have been anointed with fresh oil.

Luke 7:46

"You did not anoint My head with oil, but she anointed My feet with perfume.

John 12:3

Mary then took a pound of very costly perfume of pure nard, and anointed the feet of Jesus and wiped His feet with her hair; and the house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.

Genesis 18:4-5

"Please let a little water be brought and wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree;

Genesis 19:2

And he said, "Now behold, my lords, please turn aside into your servant's house, and spend the night, and wash your feet; then you may rise early and go on your way." They said however, "No, but we shall spend the night in the square."

Genesis 24:32

So the man entered the house. Then Laban unloaded the camels, and he gave straw and feed to the camels, and water to wash his feet and the feet of the men who were with him.

Genesis 43:24

Then the man brought the men into Joseph's house and gave them water, and they washed their feet; and he gave their donkeys fodder.

1 Samuel 25:41

She arose and bowed with her face to the ground and said, "Behold, your maidservant is a maid to wash the feet of my lord's servants."

Luke 7:44

Turning toward the woman, He said to Simon, "Do you see this woman? I entered your house; you gave Me no water for My feet, but she has wet My feet with her tears and wiped them with her hair.

John 13:1-17

Now before the Feast of the Passover, Jesus knowing that His hour had come that He would depart out of this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.

Judges 19:20-23

The old man said, "Peace to you. Only let me take care of all your needs; however, do not spend the night in the open square."

2 Samuel 15:11

Then two hundred men went with Absalom from Jerusalem, who were invited and went innocently, and they did not know anything.

Jeremiah 41:1-2

In the seventh month Ishmael the son of Nethaniah, the son of Elishama, of the royal family and one of the chief officers of the king, along with ten men, came to Mizpah to Gedaliah the son of Ahikam While they were eating bread together there in Mizpah,

Luke 7:44-46

Turning toward the woman, He said to Simon, "Do you see this woman? I entered your house; you gave Me no water for My feet, but she has wet My feet with her tears and wiped them with her hair.

1 Kings 1:49

Then all the guests of Adonijah were terrified; and they arose and each went on his way.

Job 19:15

"Those who live in my house and my maids consider me a stranger. I am a foreigner in their sight.

Proverbs 25:6-7

Do not claim honor in the presence of the king, And do not stand in the place of great men;

Luke 14:7-11

And He began speaking a parable to the invited guests when He noticed how they had been picking out the places of honor at the table, saying to them,

1 Corinthians 10:27

If one of the unbelievers invites you and you want to go, eat anything that is set before you without asking questions for conscience' sake.

Luke 10:7

"Stay in that house, eating and drinking what they give you; for the laborer is worthy of his wages. Do not keep moving from house to house.

Proverbs 25:17

Let your foot rarely be in your neighbor's house, Or he will become weary of you and hate you.

Luke 14:24

'For I tell you, none of those men who were invited shall taste of my dinner.'"

Matthew 22:1-7

Jesus spoke to them again in parables, saying,

Luke 14:16-20

But He said to him, "A man was giving a big dinner, and he invited many;

Matthew 22:8-10

"Then he said to his slaves, 'The wedding is ready, but those who were invited were not worthy.

Matthew 9:15

And Jesus said to them, "The attendants of the bridegroom cannot mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them, can they? But the days will come when the bridegroom is taken away from them, and then they will fast.

Mark 2:19

And Jesus said to them, "While the bridegroom is with them, the attendants of the bridegroom cannot fast, can they? So long as they have the bridegroom with them, they cannot fast.

Luke 5:34

And Jesus said to them, "You cannot make the attendants of the bridegroom fast while the bridegroom is with them, can you?

Luke 14:21-23

"And the slave came back and reported this to his master. Then the head of the household became angry and said to his slave, 'Go out at once into the streets and lanes of the city and bring in here the poor and crippled and blind and lame.'

Mark 14:14

and wherever he enters, say to the owner of the house, 'The Teacher says, "Where is My guest room in which I may eat the Passover with My disciples?"'

Matthew 26:18

And He said, "Go into the city to a certain man, and say to him, 'The Teacher says, "My time is near; I am to keep the Passover at your house with My disciples."'"

Luke 22:11

"And you shall say to the owner of the house, 'The Teacher says to you, "Where is the guest room in which I may eat the Passover with My disciples?"'

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Genesis 19:2

And he said, "Now behold, my lords, please turn aside into your servant's house, and spend the night, and wash your feet; then you may rise early and go on your way." They said however, "No, but we shall spend the night in the square."

Genesis 24:32

So the man entered the house. Then Laban unloaded the camels, and he gave straw and feed to the camels, and water to wash his feet and the feet of the men who were with him.

Genesis 43:24

Then the man brought the men into Joseph's house and gave them water, and they washed their feet; and he gave their donkeys fodder.

2 Samuel 11:8

Then David said to Uriah, "Go down to your house, and wash your feet." And Uriah went out of the king's house, and a present from the king was sent out after him.

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1 Timothy 5:10

having a reputation for good works; and if she has brought up children, if she has shown hospitality to strangers, if she has washed the saints' feet, if she has assisted those in distress, and if she has devoted herself to every good work.

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John 12:3

Mary then took a pound of very costly perfume of pure nard, and anointed the feet of Jesus and wiped His feet with her hair; and the house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.

2 Chronicles 28:15

Then the men who were designated by name arose, took the captives, and they clothed all their naked ones from the spoil; and they gave them clothes and sandals, fed them and gave them drink, anointed them with oil, led all their feeble ones on donkeys, and brought them to Jericho, the city of palm trees, to their brothers; then they returned to Samaria.

Guests » Advices to » Not to be critical of food

1 Corinthians 10:27

If one of the unbelievers invites you and you want to go, eat anything that is set before you without asking questions for conscience' sake.

Guests » Advices to » Not to prolong visits

Proverbs 25:17

Let your foot rarely be in your neighbor's house, Or he will become weary of you and hate you.

Guests » Advices to » Not to seek social pre-eminence

Luke 14:8-9

"When you are invited by someone to a wedding feast, do not take the place of honor, for someone more distinguished than you may have been invited by him, and he who invited you both will come and say to you, 'Give your place to this man,' and then in disgrace you proceed to occupy the last place.



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