304 occurrences

'Father' in the Bible

But when he heard that Archelaus 6 was ruling over Judea in place of his father Herod, he was afraid to go there. And being warned in a dream, he withdrew to the region of Galilee.

And don't presume to say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our father.' For I tell you that God is able to raise up children for Abraham from these stones!

Going on from there, He saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee, and his brother John. They were in a boat with Zebedee their father, mending their nets, and He called them.

Immediately they left the boat and their father and followed Him.

so that you don't show your fasting to people but to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.

"Lord," another of His disciples said, "first let me go bury my father."

Yes, Father, because this was Your good pleasure.

But you say, 'Whoever tells his father or mother, "Whatever benefit you might have received from me is a gift [committed to the temple]"-

he does not have to honor his father.' In this way, you have revoked God's word because of your tradition.

He replied, "Every plant that My heavenly Father didn't plant will be uprooted.

So My heavenly Father will also do to you if each of you does not forgive his brother from his heart."

He told them, "You will indeed drink My cup. But to sit at My right and left is not Mine to give; instead, it belongs to those for whom it has been prepared by My Father."

Do not call anyone on earth your father, because you have one Father, who is in heaven.

Immediately He called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed Him.

They started laughing at Him, but He put them all outside. He took the child's father, mother, and those who were with Him, and entered the place where the child was.

But you say, 'If a man tells his father or mother: Whatever benefit you might have received from me is Corban ' " (that is, a gift [committed to the temple]),

"you no longer let him do anything for his father or mother.

"How long has this been happening to him?" Jesus asked his father. "From childhood," he said.

"I assure you," Jesus said, "there is no one who has left house, brothers or sisters, mother or father, children, or fields because of Me and the gospel,

And whenever you stand praying, if you have anything against anyone, forgive him, so that your Father in heaven will also forgive you your wrongdoing. [

But if you don't forgive, neither will your Father in heaven forgive your wrongdoing."]

They forced a man coming in from the country, who was passing by, to carry Jesus' cross. He was Simon, a Cyrenian, the father of Alexander and Rufus.

He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High, and the Lord God will give Him the throne of His father David.

When they came to circumcise the child on the eighth day, they were going to name him Zechariah, after his father.

So they motioned to his father to find out what he wanted him to be called.

Then his father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied:

the oath that He swore to our father Abraham. He has given us the privilege,

His father and mother were amazed at what was being said about Him.

When His parents saw Him, they were astonished, and His mother said to Him, "Son, why have You treated us like this? Your father and I have been anxiously searching for You."

Therefore produce fruit consistent with repentance. And don't start saying to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our father,' for I tell you that God is able to raise up children for Abraham from these stones!

After He came to the house, He let no one enter with Him except Peter, John, James, and the child's father and mother.

For whoever is ashamed of Me and My words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of him when He comes in His glory and that of the Father and the holy angels.

As the boy was still approaching, the demon knocked him down and threw him into severe convulsions. But Jesus rebuked the unclean spirit, cured the boy, and gave him back to his father.

Then He said to another, "Follow Me." "Lord," he said, "first let me go bury my father."

All things have been entrusted to Me by My Father. No one knows who the Son is except the Father, and who the Father is except the Son, and anyone to whom the Son desires to reveal Him."

What father among you, if his son asks for a fish, will give him a snake instead of a fish?

For the Gentile world eagerly seeks all these things, and your Father knows that you need them.

They will be divided, father against son, son against father, mother against daughter, daughter against mother, mother-in-law against her daughter-in-law, and daughter-in-law against mother-in-law. "

The younger of them said to his father, 'Father, give me the share of the estate I have coming to me.' So he distributed the assets to them.

I'll get up, go to my father, and say to him, Father, I have sinned against heaven and in your sight.

The son said to him, 'Father, I have sinned against heaven and in your sight. I'm no longer worthy to be called your son.'

"But the father told his slaves, 'Quick! Bring out the best robe and put it on him; put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet.

'Your brother is here,' he told him, 'and your father has slaughtered the fattened calf because he has him back safe and sound.'

"Then he became angry and didn't want to go in. So his father came out and pleaded with him.

But he replied to his father, 'Look, I have been slaving many years for you, and I have never disobeyed your orders, yet you never gave me a young goat so I could celebrate with my friends.

'Father Abraham!' he called out, 'Have mercy on me and send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue, because I am in agony in this flame!'

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יתום 
Yathowm 
Usage: 42

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

πατρῷος 
Patroos 
of fathers , of the fathers
Usage: 3

H1
אב 
'ab 
Usage: 1214

H2
אב 
'ab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

אמן 
'aman 
Usage: 108

דּד דּוד 
Dowd 
Usage: 61

דּודה 
Dowdah 
Usage: 3

חם 
Cham 
father in law
Usage: 4

ἀπάτωρ 
Apator 
Usage: 1

ὀρφανός 
Orphanos 
Usage: 1

πατραλῴας 
Patraloas 
murder of a father
Usage: 1

πατρικός 
Patrikos 
of fathers
Usage: 1

πενθερός 
Pentheros 
father in law
Usage: 1



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