Job 17:14

14if I say to the pit, ‘You are my father,’
and to the worm, ‘My mother,’ or ‘My sister,’

Song of Solomon 8:1

Longing for Her Beloved

1 Oh that you were like a brother to me
who nursed at my mother’s breasts!
If I found you outside, I would kiss you,
and none would despise me.

Matthew 12:49-50

49And stretching out his hand toward his disciples, he said, Here are my mother and my brothers! 50For a  whoever b  does the will of my Father in heaven is my brother and sister and mother.”

Luke 11:27-28

True Blessedness

27As he said these things c  a woman in the crowd raised her voice and said to him d  Blessed is the womb that bore you, and the breasts at which you nursed!” 28But he said, e  Blessed rather are those f  who hear the word of God and g  keep it!”

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