Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Woe unto him that saith unto his father, What begettest thou? or to the woman, What hast thou brought forth?

Bible References

General references

Deuteronomy 27:16
Cursed is he who does not give honour to his father or mother. And let all the people say, So be it.
Malachi 1:6
A son gives honour to his father, and a servant has fear of his master: if then I am a father, where is my honour? and if I am a master, where is the fear of me? says the Lord of armies to you, O priests, who give no value to my name. And you say, How have we not given value to your name?
Hebrews 12:9
And again, if the fathers of our flesh gave us punishment and had our respect, how much more will we be under the authority of the Father of spirits, and have life?

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