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24 Bible Verses about Relatives

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Proverbs 19:7

All the brothers of the poor, [if] they hate him, how much more will his friends keep away from him. He pursues [them with] words, [and] they are gone.

Genesis 24:38

But you shall go to the house of my father, and to my family, and you shall take a wife for my son.'

2 Kings 4:13

He said to him, "Please say to her, 'Look, you took all this trouble, showing care for us; what is there [for me] to do for you? To speak for you to the king or to the commander of the army?'" She said, "I [am] living among my people."

Genesis 29:12

And Jacob told Rachel that he [was] the relative of her father, and that he [was] the son of Rebekah. And she ran and told her father.

Ruth 2:1

{Now} Naomi {had a relative of her husband}, {a prominent rich man} from the clan of Elimelech, [whose] name was Boaz.

Ruth 2:3

So she went and came and gleaned in the field behind the reapers. And she happened [by] chance [upon] the tract of field {belonging to} Boaz, who [was] from the clan of Elimelech.

Ruth 3:2

So then, [is] not Boaz our kinsman whose maidservants you were with? Look, he [is] winnowing the barley at the threshing floor tonight.

2 Samuel 19:42

Then all the men of Judah answered the men of Israel, "Because the king [is] my close relative! Why [are] you this angry over this matter? {Have we by any means eaten [anything] from the king? Did we take by any means anything that was not ours}?"

1 Kings 20:32

So they tied sackcloth around their waists and ropes on their heads. Then they went to the king of Israel and said, "Your servant Ben-Hadad says, 'Please let me live.'" And he said, "[Is] my brother still alive?"

2 Kings 10:13

and Jehu met the brothers of Ahaziah king of Judah. He asked, "Who [are] you?" They said, "We [are] the brothers of Ahaziah; we came down for the peace of the king's children and the children of the queen."

Nehemiah 13:4

Before this, Eliashib the priest who was appointed over the chambers of the house of our God--the one related to Tobiah--

Luke 2:4

So Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the town of Nazareth, to Judea, to the city of David which is called Bethlehem, because he was of the house and family line of David,

Luke 1:36

And behold, your relative Elizabeth--she also has conceived a son in her old age, and this is the sixth month for her who was called barren.

Romans 16:7

Greet Andronicus and Junia, my compatriots and my fellow prisoners, who are well known to the apostles, who were also in Christ before me.

Romans 16:11

Greet Herodion my compatriot. Greet those of the [household] of Narcissus who are in the Lord.

Romans 16:21

Timothy, my fellow worker, greets you, and Lucius and Jason and Sosipater, my compatriots.

Luke 1:61

And they said to her, "There is no one of your relatives who is called by this name."

Topics on Relatives

Hatred Between Relatives

1;4;9

Then Yahweh said to Cain, "Where [is] Abel your brother?" And he said, "I do not know; am I my brother's keeper?"

Love Between Relatives

19;133;1

Look, how good and how pleasant [it is] [when] brothers dwell together in unity.

Marrying Relatives

2;6;20

And Amram took Jochebed his aunt for himself as a wife, and she bore for him Aaron and Moses, and the years of the life of Amram [were] {one hundred and thirty-seven years}.

Relatives Also Involved

1;19;12

Then the men said to Lot, "Who [is] here with you? Bring out from the place [your] sons-in-law, and your sons and your daughters, and all who [are] with you in the city.

Separating From Relatives

1;12;1

And Yahweh said to Abram, "Go out from your land and from your relatives, and from the house of your father, to the land that I will show you.