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Exodus 2:8-10. The maiden went and called the child’s mother. Pharaoh’s daughter said to her, “Take this child away, and nurse him for me, and I will give you your wages.” The woman took the child, and nursed it. The child grew, and she brought him to Pharaoh’s daughter, and he became her son. She named him Moses, and said, “Because I drew him out of the water.”

Ezekiel 19:2-3.
 What was your mother? A lioness: she couched among lions, in the middle of the young lions she nourished her cubs. She brought up one of her cubs: he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey.

Isaiah 66:12-13. Yahweh says, “Behold, I will extend peace to her like a river, and the glory of the nations like an overflowing stream; and you will nurse. You will be carried on her side, and will be dandled on her knees. As one whom his mother comforts, so will I comfort you. You will be comforted in Jerusalem.”

John 16:21. “A woman, when she gives birth, has sorrow, because her time has come. But when she has delivered the child, she doesn’t remember the anguish any more, for the joy that a human being is born into the world.”

John 19:25-27. There were standing by the cross of Jesus his mother, and his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. Therefore when Jesus saw his mother, and the disciple whom he loved standing there, he said to his mother, “Woman, behold your son!” Then he said to the disciple, “Behold, your mother!” From that hour, the disciple took her to his own home.

Judges 5:7. The rulers ceased in Israel. They ceased until I, Deborah, arose; Until I arose a mother in Israel.

Luke 2:49-51. He said to them, “Why were you looking for me? Didn’t you know that I must be in my Father’s house?” They didn’t understand the saying which he spoke to them. And he went down with them, and came to Nazareth. He was subject to them, and his mother kept all these sayings in her heart.

Proverbs 20:20. Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

Psalm 113:9. He settles the barren woman in her home, as a joyful mother of children. Praise Yah!

Ruth 1:14. Orpah kissed her mother-in-law [farewell], but Ruth joined with her.

See also: parents
PIB Scriptures are derived from the World English Bible

Ezekiel 19:2-3

Isaiah 66:13

John 16:21

John 19:26-27

Judges 5:7

Luke 2:49,51

Proverbs 20:20

Psalm 113:9

Ruth 1:14


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