Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Children's children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers.

General references

Bible References


Genesis 50:23
And Joseph saw Ephraim's children of the third generation: and the children of Machir, the son of Manasseh, came to birth on Joseph's knees.
Job 42:16
And after this Job had a hundred and forty years of life, and saw his sons, and his sons' sons, even four generations.

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Exodus 3:14
And God said to him, I AM WHAT I AM: and he said, Say to the children of Israel, I AM has sent me to you.
1 Kings 11:12
I will not do it in your life-time, because of your father David, but I will take it from your son.
1 Kings 15:4
But because of David, the Lord gave him a light in Jerusalem, making his sons king after him, so that Jerusalem might be safe;

General references

Job 21:8
Their children are ever with them, and their offspring before their eyes.
1 Thessalonians 2:20
For you are our glory and our joy.

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