The Household of God

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Matthew 10:35, 36 (quoting Micah 7:6 below) – “For I came to SET A MAN AGAINST HIS FATHER, AND A DAUGHTER AGAINST HER MOTHER, AND A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW AGAINST HER MOTHER-IN-LAW; and A MAN’S ENEMIES WILL BE THE MEMBERS OF HIS HOUSEHOLD.”

Matthew 24:45  –  “Who then is the faithful and sensible slave whom his master put in charge of his household to give them their food at the proper time?”

Galatians 6:10  –  “…and especially to those who are of the household of the faith.”

Ephesians 2:19, 20, 21, 22  –  “…but you are fellow citizens with the saints, and are of God’s household…”

1 Timothy 3:14, 15  –  “…so that you will know how one ought to conduct himself in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and support of the truth.

1 Peter 4:17  –  “For it is time for judgment to begin with the household of God…”

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Micah 7:6 (quoted in Matthew 10:35-36 above) – “For son treats father contemptuously,
daughter rises up against her mother, daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; a man’s enemies are the men of his own household.”

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