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Theasaurus: Relatives

24 Bible Verses about Relatives

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Jeremiah 12:6

For even thy brethren, and the house of thy father, even they have dealt treacherously with thee, even they have raised their voice after thee, O congregation; do not believe them, when they speak fair words unto thee.

Proverbs 19:7

All the brethren of the poor hate him; how much more shall his friends separate themselves from him? He shall seek their friendship and not find it.

Genesis 24:38

but thou shalt go unto my father's house and to my kindred and take from there a wife for my son.

2 Kings 4:13

And he said unto Gehazi, Say now unto her, Behold, thou hast been diligent for us with all this care; what shall I do for thee? Dost thou have need that I speak for thee unto the king or to the captain of the host? And she answered, I dwell among my own people.

Genesis 29:12

And Jacob told Rachel that he was of her father's brethren, and that he was Rebekah's son, and she ran and told her father.

Ruth 2:1

And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of strength, of the family of Elimelech, and his name was Boaz.

Ruth 2:3

And she went and came and gleaned in the field after the reapers, and it came to pass that her lot was to light on a part of the field belonging unto Boaz, who was of the kindred of Elimelech.

Ruth 3:2

And now is not Boaz of our kindred with whose maidens thou wast? Behold, he winnows barley tonight in the threshing floor.

2 Samuel 19:42

And all the men of Judah answered the men of Israel, Because the king is near of kin to us. Why then are ye angry for this matter? Have we eaten anything at the king's cost? Or has he given us any gift?

1 Kings 20:32

So they girded sackcloth on their loins and put ropes on their heads and came to the king of Israel and said, Thy slave Benhadad saith, I pray thee, let me live. And he replied, If he is yet alive, he is my brother.

2 Kings 10:13

Jehu met with the brethren of Ahaziah, king of Judah, and said, Who are ye? And they answered, We are the brethren of Ahaziah, and we go down to salute the sons of the king and the sons of the queen.

Nehemiah 13:4

And before this, Eliashib, the priest, had been the overseer of the chamber of the house of our God, and was related to Tobiah,

Luke 2:4

And Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of the city of Nazareth into Judaea unto the city of David, which is called Bethlehem (because he was of the house and family of David)

Luke 1:36

And, behold, thy relative Elisabeth, she has also conceived a son in her old age; and this is the sixth month with her, who was called barren.

Romans 16:7

Salute Andronicus and Junia, my kinsmen and my fellowprisoners, who are of note among the apostles, who also were in Christ before me.

Romans 16:11

Salute Herodion, my kinsman. Greet those that are of the household of Narcissus who are in the Lord.

Romans 16:21

Timothy my fellow worker and Lucius and Jason and Sosipater, my kinsmen, salute you.

Luke 1:61

And they said unto her, There is none of thy kindred that is called by this name.

Topics on Relatives

Hatred Between Relatives

1;4;9

And the LORD said unto Cain, Where is Abel thy brother? And he said, I know not, Am I my brother's keeper?

Love Between Relatives

19;133;1

Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

Marrying Relatives

2;6;20

And Amram took Jochebed, his father's sister to wife; and she bore him Aaron and Moses. And the years of the life of Amram were one hundred thirty-seven years.

Relatives Also Involved

1;19;12

And the men said unto Lot, Hast thou anyone else here? Sons-in-law and thy sons and thy daughters and whatever thou hast in the city, bring them out of this place;

Separating From Relatives

1;12;1

But the LORD had said unto Abram, Depart out of thy country and from thy nature and from thy father's house unto a land that I will show thee;