After Having Written About virgins, it Seemed Needful to Say ...
... infusion of the Spirit of God; that the decision should be seen to be heavenly,
not human. ... For, indeed, there were many widows, but one is preferred to all ...
/.../ambrose/works and letters of st ambrose/chapter i after having written.htm
The Character and Supports of Widows Indeed.
... manner of those, whom he terms widows indeed"they ... chastisement, then are ye bastards
and not sons." Those ... to reprobation, of whom God said, "Why should ye be ...
/.../lee/sermons on various important subjects/sermon xxiv the character and.htm
1 Timothy v. 8
... debarred from bringing up children, lodging strangers, relieving the afflicted. ... The
widows should perform these services themselves, not commit them ...
/.../homily xiv 1 timothy v.htm
Bishop Hosius Said: Our Importunity and Great Pertinacity and ...
... not only murmurings, but even scandals. But it is proper that bishops should intercede
for persons suffering from violence and oppression, afflicted widows and ...
/.../schaff/the seven ecumenical councils/canon vii bishop hosius said .htm
Hebrews xi. 20-22
... For that the admirable should feel thus, is nothing ... and to appear inferior to them,
is not so dreadful ... by enumerating even women that were harlots, and widows. ...
/.../homilies on the gospel of st john and hebrews/homily xxvi hebrews xi 20-22.htm
"Is not this the Carpenter's Son?"
... of captives, a healer of the afflicted, restoring sight ... Satan was determined that
blind eyes should not that day ... say unto you, There were many widows in Israel ...
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... advice of the Apostle that the young widows should marry again ... ended his prayer,
hence Christians also should sit down ... not used for those who are not in danger ...
/...//christianbookshelf.org/harnack/the origin of the new testament/appendix iv.htm
2 Timothy iii. 7-Jan
... they have not been able to live properly as widows. ... If it should be unfortunate for
a time, in the end ... not minister to another when she is not herself afflicted ...
/.../homily vii 2 timothy iii.htm
On Helping the Poor.
... is reasonable, O bishops, that neither should you ... from them, whence shall we administer
to the widows? ... But receive not from those that are excommunicated, until ...
/.../various/constitutions of the holy apostles/sec i on helping the poor.htm
Titus iii. 11-Aug
... and protection, and to defend the widows and orphans ... their master, instead of injuring
them, should treat them ... from their affliction, you say, and we are not. ...
/.../homily vi titus iii 11-aug.htm
Torrey's Topical TextbookExodus 22:22
You shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.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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