Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing in the Lord.

New American Standard Bible

Children, be obedient to your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing to the Lord.

King James Version

Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing unto the Lord.

International Standard Version

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing to the Lord.

A Conservative Version

Children, obey the parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing in Lord.

American Standard Version

Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing in the Lord.

Amplified

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing to the Lord.

An Understandable Version

You children should obey your parents in everything, for this is very pleasing to the Lord.

Anderson New Testament

Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is wellpleasing to the Lord.

Bible in Basic English

Children, do the orders of your fathers and mothers in all things, for this is pleasing to the Lord.

Common New Testament

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.

Daniel Mace New Testament

children, obey your parents upon all occasions, for that is graceful in a christian.

Darby Translation

Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing in the Lord.

Godbey New Testament

Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing in the Lord.

Goodspeed New Testament

Children, always obey your parents, for that is commendable in Christians.

John Wesley New Testament

Children, obey your parents in all things; for this is well-pleasing to the Lord.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is well pleasing unto the Lord.

Julia Smith Translation

Children, listen to parents in all things: for this is pleasing to the Lord.

King James 2000

Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing unto the Lord.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing in the Lord.

Modern King James verseion

Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing to the Lord.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Children, obey your fathers and mothers, in all things, for that is well pleasing unto the Lord.

Moffatt New Testament

Children, obey your parents at every point, for this pleases the Lord right well.

Montgomery New Testament

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is well pleasing in Christians.

NET Bible

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing in the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

Children, obey your parents in all things, for this pleases the Lord.

Noyes New Testament

Children, obey your parents in all things; for this is wellpleasing in the Lord.

Sawyer New Testament

Children, obey [your] parents in all things; for this is well pleasing in the Lord.

The Emphasized Bible

Ye children! be obedient unto your parents in all things, for, this, is, well pleasing, in the Lord;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Children, be obedient to your parents in all things; for this is well-pleasing to the Lord.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Children, always obey your parents; for that is pleasant to see in those who belong to the Lord.

Webster

Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well-pleasing to the Lord.

Weymouth New Testament

Children be obedient to your parents in everything; for that is right for Christians.

Williams New Testament

Children, practice obedience to your parents in everything, for this is acceptable in Christians.

World English Bible

Children, obey your parents in all things, for this pleases the Lord.

Worrell New Testament

Children, obey your parents in all things; for this is well pleasing in the Lord.

Worsley New Testament

Children, obey your parents in all things; for this is well-pleasing to the Lord:

Youngs Literal Translation

the children! obey the parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing to the Lord;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τέκνον 
Teknon 
Usage: 69

ὑπακούω 
Hupakouo 
Usage: 20

γονεύς 
Goneus 
Usage: 14

in
κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

τοῦτο 
Touto 
Usage: 232

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

εὐάρεστος 
Euarestos 
Usage: 9

References

American

Morish

Images Colossians 3:20

Context Readings

Mutual Responsibilities In Christian Relationships

19 Husbands, love your wives and don't become bitter against them. 20 Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing in the Lord. 21 Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so they won't become discouraged.


Cross References

Exodus 20:12

Honor your father and your mother so that you may have a long life in the land that the Lord your God is giving you.

Ephesians 5:24

Now as the church submits to Christ, so wives should [submit] to their husbands in everything.

Titus 2:9

Slaves are to be submissive to their masters in everything, and to be well-pleasing, not talking back

Genesis 28:7

And Jacob listened to his father and mother and went to Paddan-aram.

Leviticus 19:3

"Each of you is to respect his mother and father. You are to keep My Sabbaths; I am the Lord your God.

Deuteronomy 21:18-21

"If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who does not obey his father or mother and doesn't listen to them even after they discipline him,

Deuteronomy 27:16

'Cursed is the one who dishonors his father or mother.' And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

Proverbs 6:20

My son, keep your father's command, and don't reject your mother's teaching.

Proverbs 20:20

Whoever curses his father or mother- his lamp will go out in deep darkness.

Proverbs 30:11

There is a generation that curses its father and does not bless its mother.

Proverbs 30:17

As for the eye that ridicules a father and despises obedience to a mother, may ravens of the valley pluck it out and young vultures eat it.

Ezekiel 22:7

Father and mother are treated with contempt, and the foreign resident is exploited within you. The fatherless and widow are oppressed in you.

Malachi 1:6

"A son honors [his] father, and a servant his master. But if I am a father, where is My honor? And if I am a master, where is [your] fear of Me? says the Lord of Hosts to you priests, who despise My name." Yet you ask: "How have we despised Your name?"

Matthew 15:4-6

For God said: Honor your father and your mother; and, The one who speaks evil of father or mother must be put to death.

Matthew 19:19

honor your father and your mother; and love your neighbor as yourself.

Ephesians 6:1-3

Children, obey your parents in the Lord, because this is right.

Philippians 4:18

But I have received everything in full, and I have an abundance. I am fully supplied, having received from Epaphroditus what you provided-a fragrant offering, a welcome sacrifice, pleasing to God.

Colossians 1:10

so that you may walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing [to Him], bearing fruit in every good work and growing in the knowledge of God.

Colossians 3:22

Slaves, obey your human masters in everything; don't work only while being watched, in order to please men, but [work] wholeheartedly, fearing the Lord.

Hebrews 13:21

equip you with all that is good to do His will, working in us what is pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory forever and ever. Amen.

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain