A Biblical Perspective on Family

February 23, 2015

Biblical Perspective on Family

            The family is one of the most important and fundamental units of existence, particularly in a pluralistic culture such as the one typical of Bible times. Since the Bible represents multiple thousands of years of history, this paper will focus on a broader understanding of family as laid out in Scripture. First, we will start at the beginning of a new family: marriage. We will move into a short discussion on extended family and living arrangements. Third, we will address children. Finally, we will discuss the New Testament concept of the church as family. Continue reading “A Biblical Perspective on Family”