294 occurrences

'Father' in the Bible

But when he heard that Archelaus was ruling over Judea in place of his father Herod, he was afraid to go there, after having been warned in a dream. So he left for the region of Galilee

Don't think you can say to yourselves, "We have father Abraham!' because I tell you that God can raise up descendants for Abraham from these stones!

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

they immediately left the boat and their father and followed him.

But if you do not forgive people their offenses, your Father will not forgive your offenses."

so that your fasting will not be noticed by others but by your Father who is in the hidden place. And your Father who watches from the hidden place will reward you."

because it is the unbelievers who are eager for all those things. Surely your heavenly Father knows that you need all of them!

So if you who are evil know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good things to those who keep on asking him!

Then another of his disciples told him, "Lord, first let me go and bury my father."

Yes, Father, because this is what was pleasing to you.

But you say, "Whoever tells his father or his mother, "Whatever support you might have received from me has been given to God,"

does not have to honor his father.' Because of your tradition, then, you have disregarded the authority of God's word.

He replied, "Every plant that my heavenly Father did not plant will be pulled up by the roots.

Then Jesus told him, "How blessed you are, Simon son of Jonah, since flesh and blood has not revealed this to you, though my Father in heaven has.

This is how my heavenly Father will treat each one of you unless you forgive your brother from your hearts."

Jesus said, ""You must not murder, you must not commit adultery, you must not steal, you must not give false testimony, honor your father and mother,' and, "you must love your neighbor as yourself.'"

He told them, "You will indeed drink from my cup. But it's not up to me to grant you a seat at my right hand or at my left. These positions have already been prepared for others by my Father."

Then the father went to the other son and told him the same thing. He replied, "I will, sir,' but he didn't go.

And don't call anyone on earth "Father,' because you have only one Father, the one in heaven.

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

They laughed and laughed at him. But when he had driven all of them outside, he took the child's father and mother, along with the men who were with him, and went into the room where the child was.

But you say, "If anyone tells his father or mother, "Whatever support you might have received from me is Corban,"' (that is, an offering to God)

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

Then Jesus asked his father, "How long has this been happening to him?" He said, "Since he was a child.

Jesus said, "I tell all of you with certainty, there is no one who has left his home, brothers, sisters, mother, father, children, or fields because of me and the gospel

But if you do not forgive, your Father in heaven will not forgive your sins."

They forced a certain passer-by named Simon of Cyrene, the father of Alexander and Rufus, who happened to be coming in from the country, to carry Jesus' cross.

On the eighth day they went to circumcise the child. They were going to name him Zechariah after his father,

So they motioned to the baby's father to see what he wanted to name him.

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

Jesus' father and mother kept wondering at the things being said about him.

When Jesus' parents saw him, they were shocked. His mother asked him, "Son, why have you treated us like this? Your father and I have been worried sick looking for you!"

Produce fruit that is consistent with repentance! Don't begin to say to yourselves, "We have father Abraham!' because I tell you that God can raise up descendants for Abraham from these stones!

When he arrived at the man's house, he allowed no one to go in with him except Peter, John, James, and the young girl's father and mother.

If anyone is ashamed of me and my words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of him when he comes in his glory and the glory of the Father and the holy angels.

Even while the boy was coming, the demon knocked him to the ground and threw him into convulsions. But Jesus rebuked the unclean spirit, healed the boy, and gave him back to his father.

He told another man, "Follow me." But he said, "Lord, first let me go and bury my father."

All things have been entrusted to me by my Father. No one knows who the Son is except the Father, and no one knows who the Father is except the Son and the person to whom the Son chooses to reveal him."

What father among you, if his son asks for bread, would give him a stone, or if he asks for a fish, would give him a snake instead of the fish?

because it is the unbelievers who are concerned about all these things. Surely 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 daughter-in-law, and daughter-in-law against mother-in-law."

The younger one told his father, "Father, give me my share of the estate.' So the father divided his property between them.

I will get up, go to my father, and say to him, "Father, I have sinned against heaven and you.

Then his son told him, "Father, I have sinned against heaven and you. I don't deserve to be called your son anymore.'

But the father told his servants, "Hurry! Bring out the best robe and put it on him, and put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet.

The servant told him, "Your brother has come home, and your father has killed the fattened calf because he got him back safely.'

"Then the older son became angry and wouldn't go into the house. So his father came out and began to plead with him.

But he answered his father, "Listen! All these years I've worked like a slave for you. I've never disobeyed a command of yours. Yet you've never given me so much as a young goat for a festival so I could celebrate with my friends.

"His father told him, "My child, you are always with me, and everything I have is yours.

So he shouted, "Father Abraham, have mercy on me! Send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water to cool off my tongue, because I am suffering in this fire.'

"The rich man said, "Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my father's house

"But the rich man replied, "No, father Abraham! But if someone from the dead went to them, they would repent.'

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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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