Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that loveth father or mother more than me is not worthy of me: and he that loveth son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.

Bible References

That loveth father

Matthew 22:37
Jesus said unto him, You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.
Deuteronomy 33:9
Who said unto his father and to his mother, I have not seen him; neither did he acknowledge his brethren, nor knew his own children: for they have observed your word, and kept your covenant.
Luke 14:26
If any man come to me, and hate not his father, and mother, and wife, and children, and brothers, and sisters, yea, and his own life also, he cannot be my disciple.
John 5:23
That all men should honor the Son, even as they honor the Father. He that honors not the Son honors not the Father who has sent him.
John 21:15
So when they had dined, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, do you love me more than these? He said unto him, Yea, Lord; you know that I love you. He said unto him, Feed my lambs.
2 Corinthians 5:14
For the love of Christ constrains us; because we thus judge, that if one died for all, then were all dead:
Philippians 3:7
But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ.

Not

Matthew 22:8
Then said he to his servants, The wedding is ready, but they who were bidden were not worthy.
Luke 20:35
But they who shall be accounted worthy to obtain that world, and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry, nor are given in marriage:
Luke 21:36
Watch therefore, and pray always, that you may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man.
2 Thessalonians 1:5
Which is a manifest token of the righteous judgment of God, that you may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which you also suffer:
Revelation 3:4
You have a few names even in Sardis who have not defiled their garments; and they shall walk with me in white: for they are worthy.

General references

Genesis 22:3
And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his donkey, and took two of his young men with him, and Isaac his son, and cut the wood for the burnt offering, and rose up, and went unto the place of which God had told him.
Matthew 4:20
And they immediately left their nets, and followed him.
Matthew 25:42
For I was hungry, and you gave me no food: I was thirsty, and you gave me no drink:
John 14:15
If you love me, keep my commandments.