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    1. God who came to introduce His Father and Holy Spirit to

    2. with the Father which will produce God’s accreditation of

    3. sister, they share the same father but different mothers

    4. Gen: 20:12: And yet indeed she is my sister; she is the daughter of my father, but not the daughter of my mother;

    5. that, the bible says he is our father of faith and we are his

    6. The bible says Abraham is our father of faith and we are

    7. is of the faith of Abraham; who is the father of us all

    8. as the Father to have and be with us as His children

    9. He’s not my father

    10. truly our fellowship is with the Father, and with his Son

    11. John: 14:23: Jesus answered and said unto him, If a man love me, he will keep my words: and my Father will love

    12. My earliest memories of my father were of him being away a lot on a case in Anchorage

    13. Gen: 17:4: As for me, behold, my covenant is with thee, and thou shall be a father of many nations

    14. promised to bless through Abraham our father of faith

    15. Eph: 1:3: Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in

    16. “Your father, I think, was one of those inflicted with paranoia and delusions

    17. “I thought you should know what happened to your father

    18. I’m sorry to hear about your father

    19. Matt: 21:31: Whether of them twain did the will of his father? They say unto him, the first

    20. My thoughts go to my father and Raj and the needling thought that I should have done more for them

    21. He looks confused and frantic, like my father was in the weeks before his death

    22. It was communication of love between Father and His

    23. our Father and ask His forgiveness

    24. He loves us and He loves the Father

    25. Deut: 33:9: Who said unto his father and to his mother, I have not seen him; neither did he acknowledge his

    26. There were days when I thought Toby would follow in the footsteps of his father

    27. himself, but what he seeth the Father do: for what things

    28. John: 14:16: And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you

    29. Aiko's father blows a reed whistle and the fighting stops

    30. "Father, why are you doing this?" she sobs

    31. Matt: 13:43: Then shall the righteous shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father

    32. with the Holy Spirit, Jesus and the Father is a deepest

    33. The small son told his father proudly, “I know what the Bible means”

    34. His father smiled and replied, "What do you mean, you 'know' what the Bible means?"

    35. "Okay," said his father

    36. Heavenly Father, I come to You, confessing that I am a

    37. Parenting was never supposed to be only the father and mother’s task

    38. ‘My late husband’s father

    39. Tdehsi's body was born to a hired mother by a father named Leand, a body with a stormy and tragic life until Ava gained control of it

    40. There was a moment of awkward silence between them where both father and son cleared their throat at the same time

    41. “Have a good day,” father and son said at the same time, and then, “Thanks,” also in unison

    42. That morning, when the light arose, God came upon Adam like a father to a crying child

    43. This assertion has caused a stir in some of the more conservative circles of the unliving that consider Dracula the exalted father of vampirism

    44. The father and daughter get half of what the wife and son get

    45. His father, who had no tolerance for moping, cornered him while he was getting a dragon snack in the dragon kitchen

    46. Eddie's father carried him to the cliffs and set him down

    47. Eddie's father pushed him off the cliff

    48. Eddie's father scratched his dragon head

    49. ‘That it is almost certain that Dan is not the father

    50. Barney grins at me, banging his spoon on the table as his father tries to encourage him to eat his lunch … I can’t help feeling that Barney is far more interested in me than his food

    1. p'Vook fathered both my children, may they remain free of the sea

    2. 14 Those riches perish by misfortune, and if he has fathered a son, there is

    3. “Indeed,” continued the King, “It says that they fathered many strong and brave warriors

    4. responsibility for the children they have fathered

    5. Enoch fathered Irad, and Irad fathered Mehujael; Mehujael fathered Methushael, and Methushael fathered Lamech

    6. Johnson documents that Marx fathered an illegitimate child by a servant girl provided to his wife Jenny by her family

    7. So what is he going to do if she chooses to keep and raise the child that he fathered biologically?

    8. He had fathered children by another woman during Terri’s prolonged illness, and apparently wanted to get on with his new life

    9. Stories were circulating on the Hill that the fiery Hoosier Republican, a known womanizer, had fathered a

    10. 18 Now these are the generations of Pharez: Pharez begot Hezron, 19 And Hezron fathered Ram, and Ram fathered Amminadab, 20 And Amminadab fathered Nahshon, and Nahshon fathered Salmon, 21 And Salmon fathered Boaz, and Boaz fathered Obed, 22 And Obed fathered Jesse, and Jesse fathered David

    11. glance at Joseph to see this child was clearly fathered

    12. A few more years and he could have fathered her

    13. I feel like I have already fathered a swarm of them

    14. “Percy,” Grover cut in, “if you were Zeus, and you already thought your brother was plotting to overthrow you, then your brother suddenly admitted he had broken the sacred oath he took after World War II, that he’s fathered a new mortal hero who might be used as a weapon against you…

    15. “Thoth fathered me in ancient times but is too unruly an Entity to be allowed access to Gaea or this Plane

    16. But the cyclonic and such atmospheric convulsions that fathered them would have been ever tending many of them into the atmosphere

    17. out of the four I have fathered

    18. Chikatilo was married in 1963, and fathered a son and a

    19. Although Carey fathered modern missions and rejected slavery in England, in 1792 the movement that he began became divided racially, geographically, and spiritually in America as slavery quickly grew more entrenched here in the following few decades

    20. “I had thought it was because Forrest had fathered the child, but according to the paternity test, the unborn is Kevin Wilson’s son

    21. In that time in Palestine, it was normal and acceptable for a rabbi to marry and have children, thus the disciples of Yeshua had no reasons to hide the fact that he fathered a child…unless it was never officially born

    22. Furthermore, if Yeshua fathered a child, especially a boy, who was publicly known to exist, that child would have become very precious to Yeshua’s disciples, both as a symbol and as a religious focus

    23. Although he would never acknowledge it, there’s no telling how many illegitimate children Forrest has fathered to achieve that goal

    24. Regarding the identity of the father of my twins, child A was fathered by Jim Munson

    25. On December 16, 2003, David Mattingly reported on CNN that the family attorney of former United States Senator Strom Thurmond of South Carolina confirmed that years ago in 1925, Thurmond fathered a child with a black teenage housekeeper, Essie Mae Washington-Williams

    26. DNA used to obtain hereditary information regarding the Thomas Jefferson / Sally Hemings liaison didn’t indicate any negation of the fact that Jefferson fathered a few of Sally’s children

    27. Sir William was a ladies’ man and legend has it that he had fathered seven hundred children

    28. I think he also fathered the child we saw

    29. It also says that he was quite a fornicator and fathered six illegitimate children

    30. Sky fathered children upon her

    31. See, Temmy is one of probably a thousand demigod children Bacchus, the god of grapes and spirit, has fathered

    32. All except for me, who Jeremiah had fathered

    33. Jesus fathered them - not physically fathered them, but He actually had a fathering spirit over Him

    34. He attributed his long life to a vegetarian diet and having high moral standards, but it is said that when he was a 100 years old he was unfaithful to his wife and had an affair with a Katherine Milton, and fathered an illegitimate child

    35. So fathered by their hatred for the Jews and mothered by the delusions of ‘the hereafter’, both brought up by the Quran, the child of the Islamic terror was born in the womb of Palestine to the joy of the Musalmans

    36. The Crucifixion was performed by the Romans whose religion is fathered by Allah and the fulfillment of death was joined with Allah’s other numbers

    37. Jacob was renamed Israel meaning “He who strives with God” after his struggle with a divine being by his wives Leah and Rachel and their maids, he fathered 12 sons to whom traced tribes of Israel

    38. Her resentment for the Abbot and in turn, the resentment she felt for the child he fathered, was so painful

    39. Generous lovers, no doubt, and either one or both would have married you and fathered you red-headed boys, and looked after you and adored you into your old age

    40. that Jesus may have been told and retold that he was not fathered like his siblings were

    41. have looked more closely at who had fathered the

    42. The twins were fathered by a man, a great warrior, who was one of us but chose to live on land and leave his daughters below

    43. In fact, if Callder had been unknowingly fathered by a different person than Trevain, there could be no chance at all of him having the trait

    44. It is believed that Faustine was fathered hundreds of years ago by a

    45. has fathered any children in this manner, but of course the possibility

    46. hasn't had any kids, and he hasn't fathered any either,---but

    47. Tracey wasn't entirely sure if Wayne had fathered Julie's baby, she wondered if Julie knew herself

    48. fathered physics? If you’re Professors don’t know what gravity are how are they able to teach you what

    49. Despite his absolute unsuitability for a married life, he met, fell in love and married a beautiful plump brunette, my mother's younger sister, and fathered two beautiful children: a boy and a girl

    50. He fathered a delightful English-looking grandson with their daughter, who was now coming into his own, brightening their life and their only reservation was that Iason had not his father near him

    1. If you are not properly handling your fathering role with your children then you should think twice about taking on the involvement and responsibility of a personal relationship

    2. National Center for Fathering (The)

    3. else move in with a squarer chin and moralistic attitude towards his early fathering techniques

    4. What if he was accused of fathering kids; what if he had got infected; and what if there were photos and blackmails—nobody knew when things would go wrong

    5. ” I did not immediately realize how badly this set Mike up for his drug and alcohol abuse as well as fathering a child during his senior year of H

    6. Ashat’s joy of fathering other sons was always sobered up by the memory of Rosa in labor

    7. involved, sensitive fathering, then its members may receive approvai· for them, but this is not a change in the higher-order principie that one must comply with the gender

    8. " Does this mean that it is fathering, not mothering, that is responsible for daughters developing these traits? I do not want to

    9. slice up experience in this way, but instead to consider sorne of the particular details of mothering and of fathering, along with their interaction, as they are performed in, and

    10. and fathering a child cannot be spoken of as if they were equivalent activities

    11. A recent book on fathering by Bill Cosby was advertised on New York City

    12. “I have it on good authority that Forrest’s plans were to shoot Ricky in the gonads to prevent him from fathering a child with Donna or any other woman

    13. “I’m not worried about fathering a child again

    14. Jesus fathered them - not physically fathered them, but He actually had a fathering spirit over Him

    15. He was fathering them

    16. He said the comforter, the fathering I've given you, the spirit of God will come into your life and there's some things He's going to do inside you

    17. But she knew, too, that a homosexual is as capable of fathering a son as any other man—a son to continue the Melville line

    18. worrying about him fathering a Winchester child

    19. You’re continuing to engage in this competition, even though you have no chance of fathering children now

    20. You are ordinary of the ordinary; you have no chance of ever fathering the pettiest idea of your own

    1. Acts: 3:25: Ye are the children of the prophets, and of the covenant which God made with our fathers, saying unto

    2. doostEr worried that the city fathers had convinced the local news outlets to only say that he had run into the wilds so people would stop worrying

    3. fore came to rest with his fathers

    4. So Asa rested with his fathers; he died in

    5. as an inheritance the land which I swore to their fathers to give them

    6. The sinful nature was passed down from fathers to children in

    7. Did they love their fathers as I loved mine? I conjectured and felt sympathy for them

    8. In pressing the questions about our own fathers, we press the question about God

    9. The teaching of the early Church fathers was that Jesus died to destroy the power of the devil

    10. that our founding fathers laid down in the heat

    11. Those that closely enough are, the same are your fathers (or

    12. whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or

    13. thee, nor forgets the covenant of thy fathers which he swore unto them

    14. He has to tone his usual patter down a little, and his sincere belief that fathers should never accompany their teenage daughters in public is suitably reinforced

    15. fathers found them and drove the bear off

    16. achieve what neither his fathers nor

    17. Who fathers the drops of dew?

    18. fathers provoked me to wrath, saith

    19. fathers to give thee

    20. throw, one simple flick of his wrist, a game that fathers and sons share at million-

    21. God says that he will turn the hearts of the fathers to the children or the earth will be cursed

    22. They are fathers in the faith

    23. They are fathers in the faith who have learned the most important aspect of the kingdom, which is, how to love

    24. Fathers are willing to suffer for their children without receiving anything in return

    25. These fathers are called to equip the saints for ministry

    26. When the fathers arise in the Church then the body will be built up to its full potential, being an army that walks in the power of God, and being a bride without spot or wrinkle

    27. ” Fasting is a powerful tool that puts our heart in touch with the Fathers heart, and releases a power to set the Father’s heart

    28.  He will turn the hearts of the fathers to the sons (Malachi 4:5-6)

    29. He will turn the hearts of the fathers to their children, and the hearts of the children to their fathers; or else I will come and strike the earth with a curse

    30. The prophetic ministry will release the fathers in the body, and the fathers will release the army of God

    31. So many times we see each generation making the same mistakes as the fathers, but our ceiling should be the next generations floor

    32. When the fathers arise they will release a generation of conquerors

    33. The fathers Let’s do it

    34. the land of my fathers

    35. They are the true fathers of the faith who lay down

    36. True fathers will arise in the Church that

    37. Honoring fathers and mothers, including spiritual fathers and

    38. And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the sons, and the heart of the sons to their fathers, that I not come and strike the earth with utter

    39. Fathers must see the potential in their children and help them

    40. which your fathers lived; and they will live on it, they, and their sons and their sons' sons, forever; and David My servant will be their prince forever

    41. by the ancients as one of the fathers of the art, thought they did not act wisely who inclosed a kitchen garden

    42. Lemoss carried his fathers walking stick whilst Seaboy held Grandpa's goosehead stick

    43. Now, there’d be no need of gathering wealth to pay hard-bargaining fathers

    44. of them would know a crueler world without their fathers

    45. answers his fathers numerous objections to the Christian faith

    46. Edward looked at them, seeing girls in short jeans and revealing shirts, talking to men who were old enough to be their fathers, flirting with them, playing with their hair and standing in poses that would make any man's head spin

    47. The groom and bride would notify their parents and selected friends, who would then all meet at the girl’s parents’ home for some eats and drinks and maybe a word or two from the couple’s fathers or one of their city elders

    48. To fathers and friends who teach, protect, and care a day to say thank you

    49. I’ve been to countless towns and villages through this land and in every one of them, there are mothers and fathers and sisters and brothers and sons and daughters staring ahead with the same haunted eyes

    50. When arrived at maturity, the high price of labour, and the low price of land, enable them to establish themselves in the same manner as their fathers did before them

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    Synonyms for "father"

    father father-god fatherhood church father father of the church don begetter male parent padre forefather sire beginner founder founding father beget bring forth engender generate get mother originator architect author sponsor creator dad daddy governor old man pa papa pappy pop priest preacher pastor parson ecclesiastic create breed hatch procreate

    "father" definitions

    a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)

    the founder of a family

    `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military

    (Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Latin Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom

    a person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization

    God when considered as the first person in the Trinity

    a person who founds or establishes some institution

    the head of an organized crime family

    make (offspring) by reproduction