Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to shew piety at home, and to requite their parents: for that is good and acceptable before God.

To requite

Bible References


Luke 2:51
And he went down with them, and came to Nazareth, and was in subjection to them: though his mother preserved all these sayings in her heart.
John 19:26
When Jesus then beheld his mother, and the disciple whom he loved, standing by, he saith to his mother, Woman, behold thy son!


Matthew 15:4
For God commanded, saying "Honour thy father and thy mother:" and, He that curseth father or mother, let him surely die.
Mark 7:11
But ye affirm, If a man say to his father or mother, it is Corban (that is, a gift), which otherwise might have been advantageous to thee from me;

To requite

Ephesians 6:1
CHILDREN, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.


1 Timothy 2:3
For this is becoming, and acceptable before God our Saviour;