Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Bible References

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Deuteronomy 4:26
I call heaven and earth to witness against you this day, that you shall soon utterly perish from off the land which you go over Jordan to possess; you shall not prolong your days upon it, but shall utterly be destroyed.
Deuteronomy 25:15
But you shall have a perfect and just weight, a perfect and just measure shall you have: that your days may be lengthened in the land which the LORD your God gives you.
Deuteronomy 32:47
For it is not a vain thing for you; because it is your life: and through this thing you shall prolong your days in the land, which you go over Jordan to possess.
Proverbs 3:16
Length of days is in her right hand; and in her left hand riches and honor.

General references

Genesis 9:23
And Shem and Japheth took a garment, and laid it upon both their shoulders, and went backward, and covered the nakedness of their father; and their faces were backward, and they saw not their father's nakedness.
Genesis 28:7
And that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Paddanaram;
Genesis 50:12
And his sons did unto him according as he commanded them:
Deuteronomy 27:16
Cursed be he that dishonors his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Ephesians 6:2
Honor your father and mother; which is the first commandment with promise;