50 Bible Verses about Siblings

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Matthew 12:48

To the one who had said this, Jesus replied, "Who is my mother and who are my brothers?"

Genesis 20:12

What's more, she is indeed my sister, my father's daughter, but not my mother's daughter. She became my wife.

Mark 3:31

Then Jesus' mother and his brothers came. Standing outside, they sent word to him, to summon him.

Exodus 6:20

Amram married his father's sister Jochebed, and she bore him Aaron and Moses. (The length of Amram's life was 137 years.)

Matthew 12:46

While Jesus was still speaking to the crowds, his mother and brothers came and stood outside, asking to speak to him.

Genesis 20:2

Abraham said about his wife Sarah, "She is my sister." So Abimelech, king of Gerar, sent for Sarah and took her.

Luke 16:28

(for I have five brothers) to warn them so that they don't come into this place of torment.'

Leviticus 18:16

You must not have sexual intercourse with your brother's wife; she is your brother's nakedness.

Deuteronomy 13:6

Suppose your own full brother, your son, your daughter, your beloved wife, or your closest friend should seduce you secretly and encourage you to go and serve other gods that neither you nor your ancestors have previously known,

John 7:3

So Jesus' brothers advised him, "Leave here and go to Judea so your disciples may see your miracles that you are performing.

Song of Solomon 8:8

The Beloved's Brothers: We have a little sister, and as yet she has no breasts. What shall we do for our sister on the day when she is spoken for?

James 4:11

Do not speak against one another, brothers and sisters. He who speaks against a fellow believer or judges a fellow believer speaks against the law and judges the law. But if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but its judge.

Psalm 49:7

Certainly a man cannot rescue his brother; he cannot pay God an adequate ransom price

Leviticus 18:9

You must not have sexual intercourse with your sister, whether she is your father's daughter or your mother's daughter, whether she is born in the same household or born outside it; you must not have sexual intercourse with either of them.

Deuteronomy 27:22

Cursed is the one who has sexual relations with his sister, the daughter of either his father or mother.' Then all the people will say, 'Amen!'

Genesis 37:5

Joseph had a dream, and when he told his brothers about it, they hated him even more.

Hosea 2:1

Then you will call your brother, "My People" (Ammi)! You will call your sister, "Pity" (Ruhamah)!

Genesis 38:8

Then Judah said to Onan, "Have sexual relations with your brother's wife and fulfill the duty of a brother-in-law to her so that you may raise up a descendant for your brother."

Genesis 45:24

Then he sent his brothers on their way and they left. He said to them, "As you travel don't be overcome with fear."

Luke 12:13

Then someone from the crowd said to him, "Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me."

Genesis 37:18

Now Joseph's brothers saw him from a distance, and before he reached them, they plotted to kill him.

Luke 20:29

Now there were seven brothers. The first one married a woman and died without children.

Luke 10:40

But Martha was distracted with all the preparations she had to make, so she came up to him and said, "Lord, don't you care that my sister has left me to do all the work alone? Tell her to help me."

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