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Christ in the House of Martha and Mary
Friends

The Bible’s Most Famous Friendships

Devoted, supportive friends are among life's greatest blessings. Here are some of the closest spiritual friendships found in the Old and New Testaments.

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Eve: The Mother of All the Living
Women of the BIble

Eve: The Mother of All the Living

Although shamed, Eve kept her hope alive and persevered in faith.

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'Kitchen scene with Christ in the house of Martha and Mary', Velázquez,
Women of the BIble

Martha of Bethany

Martha was a personal friend of Jesus. She remained faithful when Jesus arrived too late to save her brother Lazarus.

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Isaac Blessing Jacob, 1637 by Jusepe de Ribera.
Women of the BIble

Rebekah: Mother of Jacob and Esau

Rebekah is an example of what happens when we rely on our own strength instead of trusting the Lord.

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Rachel: Wife of Jacob, Sister of Leah
Women of the BIble

Rachel: Wife of Jacob, Sister of Leah

Despite her beauty, Rachel suffers a difficult life of grief and envy.

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Andrea Mantegna (Isola di Carturo, circa 1431 Holy Family and Family of John the Baptist
Women of the BIble

Elizabeth: Mother of John the Baptist

Elizabeth, Mother of John the Baptist,  is a beautiful  example that waiting on the Lord often brings unexpected blessings.

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Pieter Lastman: Ruth Declares her Loyalty to Naomi
Women of the BIble

Ruth: Loyal Daughter-in-Law

Ruth is a beautiful example of living a loyal and faith-filled life.

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‘Queen Esther’, Andrea del Castagno, 1450
Women of the BIble

Esther: The Woman Who Saved a Nation

Queen Esther is a remarkable example of faith and courage.

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Mary of Nazareth, mother of Jesus
Women of the BIble

Mary of Nazareth: Mother of Jesus

Mary, the "most blessed of women" is a beautiful example of living a life of faith, courage, obedience and trust.

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7 Bible verses for the New Year
Positive Thinking

7 Bible Verses for the New Year

Here's help in keeping a positive, faith-filled mindset for the year ahead.

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