32 Bible Verses about womanhood
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To the woman he said, I will greatly increase thy travail and thy pregnancy; with pain thou shalt bear children; and to thy husband shall be thy desire, and he shall rule over thee.
I caused thee to multiply, as the bud of the field; and thou didst increase and grow great, and thou camest to fulness of beauty; thy breasts were fashioned, and thy hair grew: but thou wast naked and bare.
For also man was not created for the sake of the woman, but woman for the sake of the man.
And she said to her father, Let it not be an occasion of anger in the eyes of my lord that I cannot rise up before thee, for it is with me after the manner of women. And he searched carefully, but did not find the teraphim.
as Sarah obeyed Abraham, calling him lord; whose children ye have become, doing good, and not fearing with any kind of consternation.
But concerning the things of which ye have written to me: It is good for a man not to touch a woman;
A woman, when she gives birth to a child, has grief because her hour has come; but when the child is born, she no longer remembers the trouble, on account of the joy that a man has been born into the world.
Or, what woman having ten drachmas, if she lose one drachma, does not light a lamp and sweep the house and seek carefully till she find it?
If she be a wall, We will build upon her a turret of silver; And if she be a door, We will enclose her with boards of cedar.
Women received their dead again by resurrection; and others were tortured, not having accepted deliverance, that they might get a better resurrection;
And seven women shall take hold of one man in that day, saying, Our own bread will we eat, and with our own garments will we be clothed; only let us be called by thy name; take away our reproach!
but to write to them to abstain from pollutions of idols, and from fornication, and from what is strangled, and from blood.
He spoke another parable to them: The kingdom of the heavens is like leaven, which a woman took and hid in three measures of meal until it had been all leavened.
Hear this word, ye kine of Bashan, that are in the mountain of Samaria, that oppress the poor, that crush the needy, that say to their lords, Bring, and let us drink:
And Man knew Eve his wife; and she conceived, and bore Cain, and said, I have acquired a man with Jehovah.
These gave themselves all with one accord to continual prayer, with several women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brethren.
Be vigilant; stand fast in the faith; quit yourselves like men; be strong.