to be treated with kindness ( Exodus 22:22 ; Deuteronomy 14:29 ; Deuteronomy 16:11 Deuteronomy 16:14 ; Deuteronomy 24:17 Deuteronomy 24:19-21 ; 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.
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[T] indicates this entry was also found in Torrey's Topical Textbook
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Widows". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".