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24 Bible Verses about Relatives

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Proverbs 19:7

All the relatives of the poor shun him: how much more do his friends avoid him! He pursues them with pleas, but they are gone.

Genesis 24:38

but you shall go to my father's house, and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.'

2 Kings 4:13

He said to him, "Say now to her, 'Behold, you have cared for us with all this care. What is to be done for you? Would you like to be spoken for to the king, or to the captain of the army?'" She answered, "I dwell among my own people."

Genesis 29:12

Jacob told Rachel that he was her father's brother, and that he was Rebekah's son. She ran and told her father.

Ruth 2:1

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

Ruth 2:3

She went, and came and gleaned in the field after the reapers: and she happened to come to the portion of the field belonging to Boaz, who was of the family of Elimelech.

Ruth 3:2

Now isn't Boaz our kinsman, with whose maidens you were? Behold, he winnows barley tonight in the threshing floor.

2 Samuel 19:42

All the men of Judah answered the men of Israel, "Because the king is a close relative to us. Why then are you angry about this matter? Have we eaten at all at the king's cost? Or has he given us any gift?"

1 Kings 20:32

So they put sackcloth on their bodies and ropes on their heads, and came to the king of Israel, and said, "Your servant Ben Hadad says, 'Please let me live.'" He said, "Is he still alive? He is my brother."

2 Kings 10:13

Jehu met with the brothers of Ahaziah king of Judah, and said, "Who are you?" They answered, "We are the brothers of Ahaziah. We are going down to greet the children of the king and the children of the queen."

Nehemiah 13:4

Now before this, Eliashib the priest, who was appointed over the rooms of the house of our God, being allied to Tobiah,

Luke 2:4

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

Luke 1:36

Behold, Elizabeth, your relative, also has conceived a son in her old age; and this is the sixth month with her who was called barren.

Romans 16:7

Greet Andronicus and Junia, my relatives and my fellow prisoners, who are notable among the apostles, who also were in Christ before me.

Romans 16:11

Greet Herodion, my kinsman. Greet them of the household of Narcissus, who are in the Lord.

Romans 16:21

Timothy, my fellow worker, greets you, as do Lucius, Jason, and Sosipater, my relatives.

Luke 1:61

They said to her, "There is no one among your relatives who is called by this name."

Topics on Relatives

Hatred Between Relatives

1;4;9

Yahweh said to Cain, "Where is Abel, your brother?" He said, "I don't know. Am I my brother's keeper?"

Love Between Relatives

19;133;1

See how good and how pleasant it is for brothers to live together in unity!

Marrying Relatives

2;6;20

Amram took Jochebed his father's sister to himself as wife; and she bore him Aaron and Moses: and the years of the life of Amram were a hundred and thirty-seven years.

Relatives Also Involved

1;19;12

The men said to Lot, "Do you have anybody else here? Sons-in-law, your sons, your daughters, and whoever you have in the city, bring them out of the place:

Separating From Relatives

1;12;1

Now Yahweh said to Abram, "Get out of your country, and from your relatives, and from your father's house, to the land that I will show you.