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Widows

The Bible demands that widows be treated with kindness (Exodus 22:22; Deuteronomy 14:29; 16:11, 14; 24:17, 19-21; 26:12; 27:19, etc.).

In the New Testament, the same tender regard for them is inculcated (Acts 6:1-6; 1 Timothy 5:3-16) and exhibited.