God has special concern for those who are left alone, many times calling attention to extending compassion to widows and orphans. Care for widows can be seen throughout the Old and New Testaments, attesting to the ongoing concern that widows not be neglected. The Apostle Paul received revelation regarding the proper care for those who are truly widows – instructions that are appropriate for us today.
Widows, mistreat, justice, remember the poor, honor, devotion, qualifications
Exodus 22:22-23; Deuteronomy 24:17-21; Psalm 68:5; Isaiah 1:17; Mark 12:40; Galatians 2:9-10; James 1:27; 1 Timothy 5:3-16