The man who was dying blessed me;
I made the widow’s heart sing.
~Job 29:13 (NIV)
He defends the cause of the fatherless and the widow, and loves the alien, giving him food and clothing.
~Deuteronomy 10:18 (NIV)
The Lord tears down the proud man’s house
but he keeps the widow’s boundaries intact.
~Proverbs 15:25 (NIV)
The LORD preserveth the strangers; he relieveth the fatherless and widow: but the way of the wicked he turneth upside down.
Leave your orphans; I will protect their lives.
Your widows too can trust in me.”
~Jeremiah 49:11 (NIV)
I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you.
He heals the brokenhearted
and binds up their wounds.
~Psalm 147:3 (NIV)
A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows,
is God in his holy dwelling.
~Psalm 68:5 (NIV)
“Cursed is the man who withholds justice from the alien, the fatherless or the widow.”
Then all the people shall say, “Amen!”
~Deuteronomy 27:19 (NIV)
So with you: Now is your time of grief, but I will see you again and you will rejoice, and no one will take away your joy.
~John 16:22 (NIV)