Protecting Your Family
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Then I looked and rose up and said unto the nobles and to the rulers and to the rest of the people, Do not be afraid of them: remember the Lord, who is great and terrible, and fight for your brethren, your sons, and your daughters, your wives, and your houses.
But if any provide not for his own and specially for those of his own house, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.
Behold now, I have two daughters who have not known man; let me, I pray you, bring them out unto you and do ye to them as is good in your eyes; only unto these men do nothing, for they have come under the shadow of my roof.
Happy is the man that has filled his quiver with them: he shall not be ashamed when he speaks with the enemies in the gate.
And, behold, I am with thee and will keep thee in all places where thou goest and will bring thee again into this land; for I will not leave thee until I have done that which I have spoken to thee of.
Unless the LORD builds the house, they labour in vain that build it; unless the LORD keeps the city, the watchmen watch in vain.
As arrows in the hand of a mighty man, so are the young men.
In that day the LORD shall defend the inhabitants of Jerusalem; and he that is weak among them in that time shall be as David; and the house of David shall be as God, as the angel of the LORD before them.
In the fear of the LORD is strong confidence, and there his sons shall have hope.
likewise many of us are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.
for the LORD thy God walks in the midst of thy camp to deliver thee and to give up thine enemies before thee; therefore, shall thy camp be holy: that he see no unclean thing in thee and turn away from thee.
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem; those that love thee shall be brought into rest.
But the Lord is faithful, who shall confirm you and keep you from evil.
Let the LORD hear thee in the day of trouble; let the name of the God of Jacob lift thee up
Then shall thy light break forth as the morning, and thine health shall spring forth speedily: and thy righteousness shall go before thee; the glory of the LORD shall gather thee.
For my father and my mother have left me, and the LORD has taken me up.
A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city, and their contentions are like the bars of a castle.
Do not believe in a friend, do not trust in a prince; from her that lies at thy side, take care, open not thy mouth.
For thus hath the LORD said, Do not enter into the house of mourning, neither go to lament nor comfort them: for I have taken away my peace from this people, said the LORD, even mercy and compassion.
And he that smites his father or his mother shall be surely put to death.
He that rejects her, sending her away, said the LORD God of Israel, covers the violence with his garment, said the LORD of the hosts; therefore take heed in your spirit, and do not be treacherous.
A father of the fatherless and a defender of the widows is God in his holy habitation.
And he said unto them, Verily I say unto you, There is no one that has left house or parents or brethren or wife or children for the kingdom of God's sake
And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.
Keep me as the apple of the eye; hide me with the shadow of thy wings,