The Bible talks multiple times not only about children, but about adoption itself. There is even an adoption story told in the birth and adoption of Moses, a central figure in the Old Testament. That story alone shows the love and sacrifice of both birth and adoptive mothers. It is clear that adoption is dear to the heart of Christ and should be central to the mission of Christians globally. Here are 10 Bible verses that touch on this adoption theme:
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