Genesis 29:14; Judges 9:2; 2 Samuel 5:1; 2 Samuel 19:13; Ephesians 5:28-30

14 and Laban said to him, pSurely you are my bone and my flesh! And he stayed with him a month.


Say in the ears of all the leaders of Shechem, Which is better for you, that all qseventy of the sons of Jerubbaal rule over you, or that one rule over you? Remember also that pI am ryour bone and your flesh.


David Anointed King of Israel

Then all the tribes of Israel ucame to David at Hebron and said, Behold, vwe are your bone and flesh.


13 And say to Amasa, zAre you not my bone and my flesh? aGod do so to me and more also, if you are not bcommander of my army from now on in place of Joab.


28 In the same way mhusbands should love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself. 29 For no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as Christ does the church, 30 because nwe are members of his body.