- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
Should be taught God's word
Worship God together
1 Corinthians 16:19
Rejoice together before God
Deceivers and liars should be removed from
Warned against departing from God
Punishment of irreligious
2 Samuel 6:20
Lazarus of Bethany
Jailer of Philippi
Genesis 3:16; Genesis 18:19; Esther 1:20; Esther 1:22; 1 Corinthians 7:10; 1 Corinthians 11:3; 1 Corinthians 11:7-9; Ephesians 5:22-24; Colossians 3:18; 1 Timothy 3:2; 1 Timothy 3:4-5; 1 Peter 3:1; 1 Peter 3:6
Proverbs 11:22; Proverbs 12:4; Proverbs 14:1; Proverbs 15:17; Proverbs 18:19; Proverbs 19:13; Proverbs 21:9; Proverbs 25:24; Proverbs 21:19; Proverbs 27:15-16; Proverbs 30:21; Proverbs 30:23
Instances of Infelicity in:
Of Isaac, on account of disagreement between Jacob and Esau
Moses and Zipporah
Elkanah, on account of bigamic feuds
1 Samuel 1:4-7
Ahasuerus, on account of Vashti's refusing to appear before his drunken courtiers
Persian, domestic customs
Religion of the family
Genesis 12:7-8; Genesis 13:3-4; Genesis 17:12-14; Genesis 18:19; Deuteronomy 4:9-10; Deuteronomy 11:19-20; Deuteronomy 12:5-7; Deuteronomy 12:11-12; Joshua 24:15; Psalms 101:2; Jeremiah 7:18; Acts 10:1-6; Acts 10:33; Acts 10:44; Acts 10:47-48; Acts 16:25-34; Acts 18:8; 1 Corinthians 1:16
FAM'ILY, noun [Latin familia.]
1. The collective body of persons who live in one house and under one head or manager; a household, including parents, children and servants, and as the case may be, lodgers or boarders.
2. Those who descend from one common progenitor; a tribe or race; kindred; lineage. Thus the Israelites were a branch of the family of Abraham; and the descendants of Reuben, of Manasseh, etc., were called their families. The whole human race are the family of Adam, the human family
3. Course of descent; genealogy; line of ancestors.
Go and complain thy family is young.
4. Honorable descent; noble or respectable stock. He is a man of family
5. A collection or union of nations or states.
The states of Europe were, by the prevailing maxims of its policy, closely united in one family
6. In popular language, an order, class or genus of animals or of other natural productions, having something in common, by which they are distinguished from others; as, quadrupeds constitute a family of animals, and we speak of the family or families of plants.