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

Bible References

General references

Ephesians 6:4
And you, fathers, do not irritate your children, but bring them up tenderly with true Christian training and advice.
1 Thessalonians 2:11
For you know that we acted towards every one of you as a father does towards his own children, encouraging and cheering you,
Hebrews 12:5
and you have quite forgotten the encouraging words which are addressed to you as sons, and which say, "My son, do not think lightly of the Lord's discipline, and do not faint when He corrects you;