Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

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

Holman Bible

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing in 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

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

Prayers for Colossians 3:20

Context Readings

Mutual Responsibilities In Christian Relationships

19 Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them. 20 Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing unto the Lord. 21 Fathers, provoke not your children to anger, lest they be discouraged.


Cross References

Exodus 20:12

Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.

Ephesians 5:24

Therefore as the church is subject unto Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in every thing.

Titus 2:9

Exhort servants to be obedient unto their own masters, and to please them well in all things; not answering again;

Genesis 28:7

And that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Padanaram;

Leviticus 19:3

Ye shall fear every man his mother, and his father, and keep my sabbaths: I am the LORD your God.

Deuteronomy 21:18-21

If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son, which will not obey the voice of his father, or the voice of his mother, and that, when they have chastened him, will not hearken unto them:

Deuteronomy 27:16

Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Proverbs 6:20

My son, keep thy father's commandment, and forsake not the law of thy mother:

Proverbs 20:20

Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.

Proverbs 30:11

There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.

Proverbs 30:17

The eye that mocketh at his father, and despiseth to obey his mother, the ravens of the valley shall pick it out, and the young eagles shall eat it.

Ezekiel 22:7

In thee have they set light by father and mother: in the midst of thee have they dealt by oppression with the stranger: in thee have they vexed the fatherless and the widow.

Malachi 1:6

A son honoureth his father, and a servant his master: if then I be a father, where is mine honour? and if I be a master, where is my fear? saith the LORD of hosts unto you, O priests, that despise my name. And ye say, Wherein have we despised thy name?

Matthew 15:4-6

For God commanded, saying, Honour thy father and mother: and, He that curseth father or mother, let him die the death.

Matthew 19:19

Honour thy father and thy mother: and, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.

Ephesians 6:1-3

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

Philippians 4:18

But I have all, and abound: I am full, having received of Epaphroditus the things which were sent from you, an odour of a sweet smell, a sacrifice acceptable, wellpleasing to God.

Colossians 1:10

That ye might walk worthy of the Lord unto all pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God;

Colossians 3:22

Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh; not with eyeservice, as menpleasers; but in singleness of heart, fearing God:

Hebrews 13:21

Make you perfect in every good work to do his will, working in you that which is wellpleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ; to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.



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