Bible Verse About Orphans
The Bible has a lot to say about orphans and how we should treat them. The Bible has a lot to say about orphans and how we are to care for them. The Bible is clear that God’s heart is especially for orphans. Below are verses about Orphans.
Bible Verses About Orhpans
“You heard me say, ‘I am going away and I am coming back to you.’ If you loved me, you would be glad that I am going to the Father, for the Father is greater than I.
“If I have denied the desires of the poor
or let the eyes of the widow grow weary,
17 if I have kept my bread to myself,
not sharing it with the fatherless—
18 but from my youth I reared them as a father would,
and from my birth I guided the widow—
Is it not to share your food with the hungry
and to provide the poor wanderer with shelter—
when you see the naked, to clothe them,
and not to turn away from your own flesh and blood.
They slay the widow and the foreigner;
they murder the fatherless.
Do not move an ancient boundary stone
or encroach on the fields of the fatherless.
We have become fatherless,
our mothers are widows.
Defend the weak and the fatherless;
uphold the cause of the poor and the oppressed.
The Lord watches over the foreigner
and sustains the fatherless and the widow,
but he frustrates the ways of the wicked.
But you, God, see the trouble of the afflicted;
you consider their grief and take it in hand.
The victims commit themselves to you;
you are the helper of the fatherless.
A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows,
is God in his holy dwelling.