25 Bible Verses About Fatherlessness (NIV)
This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Fatherlessness (NIV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.
Bible Verses About Fatherlessness
27 Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.
1 Timothy 5:8
8 If anyone does not provide for his relatives, and especially for his immediate family, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.
5 A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling.
5 A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling. 6 God sets the lonely in families, he leads forth the prisoners with singing; but the rebellious live in a sun-scorched land.
4 Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
18 He defends the cause of the fatherless and the widow, and loves the alien, giving him food and clothing.
3 Defend the cause of the weak and fatherless; maintain the rights of the poor and oppressed.
10 Though my father and mother forsake me, the LORD will receive me.
14 But you, O God, do see trouble and grief; you consider it to take it in hand. The victim commits himself to you; you are the helper of the fatherless.
18 defending the fatherless and the oppressed, in order that man, who is of the earth, may terrify no more.
11 Leave your orphans; I will protect their lives. Your widows too can trust in me."
18 I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you.
9 The LORD watches over the alien and sustains the fatherless and the widow, but he frustrates the ways of the wicked.
6 Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.
16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
13 As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him;
23 Your rulers are rebels, companions of thieves; they all love bribes and chase after gifts. They do not defend the cause of the fatherless; the widow's case does not come before them.
6 They slay the widow and the alien; they murder the fatherless.
17 learn to do right! Seek justice, encourage the oppressed. Defend the cause of the fatherless, plead the case of the widow.
2 Chronicles 7:14
14 if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
27 You would even cast lots for the fatherless and barter away your friend.
24 He who spares the rod hates his son, but he who loves him is careful to discipline him.
12 because I rescued the poor who cried for help, and the fatherless who had none to assist him.
20 Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me.
19 "Cursed is the man who withholds justice from the alien, the fatherless or the widow." Then all the people shall say, "Amen!"
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