1 Timothy v. 15-Nov
... Double that of the widows, or of the deacons, or simply ... literature, ought not the
latter to be honored above all ... the Church, that the rulers of it should be apt ...
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Whether it is Lawful for Religious to Live on Alms?
... sufficient for them that are widows indeed." And Jerome ... and furthermore to being
honored by those ... wherein senators become laborers, laborers should become idle ...
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To the Smyrnaeans
... He who pays the bishop honor has been honored by God. ... he is a model of what God's
ministry should be ... and children, and to the virgins enrolled with the widows. ...
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Acts xx. 32
... have done this, unless both the person honored and the ... we are anxious for is this,
that you should give at ... it may relieve them that are widows indeed, and that ...
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... repeated in this one to Polycarp, that the churches should send delegates ... 4 Widows
must not be neglected. ... he is lost; and if he is more highly honored than the ...
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Paul, the Teacher of Prayer
... about how men ought to pray, how business men should pray, and so ... They are to be
honored and their sorrow is divine. ... Here is Paul's description of such widows: ...
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Rhodo and his Account of the Dissension of Marcion.
... 21, where it is directed that three widows shall be appointed, of whom two ... 
This is a truly Christian sentiment, and Apelles should be honored for the ...
/.../pamphilius/church history/chapter xiii rhodo and his account.htm
Treatise on the Priesthood. Book iii.
... suffer with it; or one member be honored, all the ... With widows, indeed, it has become
a common practice to trifle ... And if he should ever happen to visit more ...
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Matt. xx. 29, 30
... not of the very rich, consider how many widows it succors ... He Himself put in thee
a soul, He honored with speech ... bond to thy child, so that he should have the ...
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Titus i. 4-Jan
... would not that any ministers of the word should attend upon the tables of the widows,
but they ... For suppose a man honored with the Bishopric, and intrusted ...
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Torrey's Topical Textbook1 Timothy 5:3
Honor widows that are widows indeed.Torrey's Topical Textbook
Widows were Clothed in Mourning After the Decease of Husbands
Widows were Frequently Oppressed and Persecuted
Widows were Released from all Obligation to Former Husbands
Widows were Under the Special Protection of God
Widows: A Desolate Condition
Widows: A Type of Zion in Affliction
Widows: Allowed to Marry Again
Widows: Blessings on Those Who Relieve
Widows: Character of True
Widows: Curse for Perverting Judgment of
Widows: Exhorted to Trust in God
Widows: God: Establishes the Border of
Widows: God: Judges For
Widows: God: Relieves
Widows: God: Surely Hears the Cry of
Widows: God: Will Witness Against Oppressors of
Widows: Great Liberality In
Widows: Increase of, Threatened As a Punishment
Widows: Intermarrying With, of Kings Considered Treason
Widows: Laws Respecting: Bound to Perform Their Vows
Widows: Laws Respecting: Not to be Oppressed
Widows: Laws Respecting: Not to Intermarry With Priests
Widows: Laws Respecting: Raiment of, not to be Taken in Pledge by Creditors
Widows: Laws Respecting: To be Allowed to Glean in Fields and Vineyards
Widows: Laws Respecting: To Have a Share of the Triennial Tithe
Widows: Laws Respecting: To Share in Public Rejoicings
Widows: Laws Respecting: when Daughters of Priests and Childless to Partake of The
Widows: Laws Respecting: when Left Childless, to be Married by Their Husband's
Widows: Not to be Deplored By, Considered a Great Calamity
Widows: Often Devoted Themselves Entirely to God's Service
Widows: Reproach Connected With
Widows: Saints: Cause Joy To
Widows: Saints: Disappoint Not
Widows: Saints: Relieve
Widows: should be Allowed to Share in Our Blessings
Widows: should be Honored, If Widows Indeed
Widows: should be Pleaded For
Widows: should be Relieved by the Church
Widows: should be Relieved by Their Friends
Widows: should be Visited in Affliction
Widows: should not Be: Afflicted
Widows: should not Be: Deprived of Raiment in Pledge
Widows: should not Be: Oppressed
Widows: should not Be: Treated With Violence
Widows: Specially Taken Care of by the Church
Widows: The Wicked: do No Good To
Widows: The Wicked: Make a Prey of
Widows: The Wicked: Reject the Cause of
Widows: The Wicked: Send, Away Empty
Widows: The Wicked: Slay
Widows: The Wicked: Take Pledges From
Widows: The Wicked: Vex
Widows: Though Poor, May be Liberal
Widows: when Young, Exposed to May Temptations
Widows: Woe to Those Who Oppress
Widows: Zion in Captivity
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