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Fathers, provoke not your children to anger, lest they be discouraged.

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General references

Psalm 103:13
As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on his faithful followers.
Proverbs 3:12
For the Lord disciplines those he loves, just as a father disciplines the son in whom he delights.
Proverbs 4:1
Listen, children, to a father's instruction, and pay attention so that you may gain discernment.
Ephesians 6:4
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but raise them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
1 Thessalonians 2:11
As you know, we treated each one of you as a father treats his own children,
Hebrews 12:5
And have you forgotten the exhortation addressed to you as sons? "My son, do not scorn the Lord's discipline or give up when he corrects you.

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