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Judah then said to his daughter-in-law Tamar, “Live as a widow in your father’s household until my son Shelah grows up.” For he thought, “He may die too, just like his brothers.” So Tamar went to live in her father’s household.
she took off her widow’s clothes, covered herself with a veil to disguise herself, and then sat down at the entrance to Enaim, which is on the road to Timnah. For she saw that, though Shelah had now grown up, she had not been given to him as his wife.
But if a priest’s daughter becomes a widow or is divorced, yet has no children, and she returns to live in her father’s household as in her youth, she may eat her father’s food. No unauthorized person, however, may eat it.
so that the Levites (who have no allotment or inheritance of their own) and the foreigners, the fatherless and the widows who live in your towns may come and eat and be satisfied, and so that the Lord your God may bless you in all the work of your hands.
And rejoice before the Lord your God at the place he will choose as a dwelling for his Name—you, your sons and daughters, your male and female servants, the Levites in your towns, and the foreigners, the fatherless and the widows living among you.
When you have finished setting aside a tenth of all your produce in the third year, the year of the tithe, you shall give it to the Levite, the foreigner, the fatherless and the widow, so that they may eat in your towns and be satisfied.
Then say to the Lord your God: “I have removed from my house the sacred portion and have given it to the Levite, the foreigner, the fatherless and the widow, according to all you commanded. I have not turned aside from your commands nor have I forgotten any of them.
I have also acquired Ruth the Moabite, Mahlon’s widow, as my wife, in order to maintain the name of the dead with his property, so that his name will not disappear from among his family or from his hometown. Today you are witnesses!”
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50 topical index results for “widow”

BLESSING » TEMPORAL, FROM GOD, EXEMPLIFIED » To the widow of Zerephath (1 Kings 17:12-16)
BURIAL » Attended by relatives and friends » The son of the widow of Nain (Luke 7:12,13)
CONVICTION » INSTANCES OF » Widow of Zarephath, when her son died (1 Kings 17:18)
DAVID » King of Israel » Marries Nabal's widow, Abigail, and Ahinoam (1 Samuel 25)
DEAD (PEOPLE) » INSTANCES OF » The son of the widow of Zarephath (1 Kings 17:17-23)
DEAD (PEOPLE) » INSTANCES OF » The widow's son (Luke 7:12-15)
ELIJAH » The Tishbite, a Gileadite and prophet, called ELIA » By divine direction goes to Zarephath, where he is sustained in the household of a widow, whose meal and oil are miraculousiy increased (1 Kings 17:8-16)
The Tishbite, a Gileadite and prophet, called ELIA » MIRACLES OF » Increases the oil of the widow of Zarephath (1 Kings 17:14-16)
FAITH » INSTANCES OF » Widow of Zarephath in feeding Elijah (1 Kings 17:13-15)
FAMILY » GOOD, EXEMPLIFIED » See WIDOW
HOSPITALITY » INSTANCES OF » The widow of Zarephath to Elijah (1 Kings 17:10-24)
SOLICITED » ANSWERED » Of Elijah, for raising the son of the hospitable widow from the dead (1 Kings 17:20-23)
JESUS, THE CHRIST » HISTORY OF » Raises the widow's son from the dead (at Nain) (Luke 7:11-17)
OTHER SCRIPTURES RELATING TO HIS MESSIAHSHIP » MIRACLES OF » Raises the widow's son at Nain (Luke 7:11-16)
JESUS, THE CHRIST » PARABLES OF » The importunate (unrelenting) widow (Luke 18:1-8)
LIBERALITY » INSTANCES OF » The poor widow (Luke 21:2-4)
MIRACLES » CATALOGUE OF » Increases a widow's supply of oil (1 Kings 4:1-7)

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