Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live.
Train a child in the way that he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.
I have chosen him so that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing what is right and just. Then the Lord will give to Abraham what he promised him."
1 Chronicles 22:11
"Now, my son, may the Lord be with you! May you succeed and build a temple for the Lord your God, just as he announced you would.
1 Chronicles 28:9
"And you, Solomon my son, obey the God of your father and serve him with a submissive attitude and a willing spirit, for the Lord examines all minds and understands every motive of one's thoughts. If you seek him, he will let you find him, but if you abandon him, he will reject you permanently.
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but raise them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
2 Timothy 1:5
I recall your sincere faith that was alive first in your grandmother Lois and in your mother Eunice, and I am sure is in you.
2 Timothy 3:15
and how from infancy you have known the holy writings, which are able to give you wisdom for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
My child, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments,
Again, however, pay very careful attention, lest you forget the things you have seen and disregard them for the rest of your life; instead teach them to your children and grandchildren.
These words I am commanding you today must be kept in mind,
In my heart I store up your words, so I might not sin against you.
Keep my commands so that you may live, and obey my instruction as your most prized possession.
You must not do as they do in the land of Egypt where you have been living, and you must not do as they do in the land of Canaan into which I am about to bring you; you must not walk in their statutes.
Pay attention and come to me! Listen, so you can live! Then I will make an unconditional covenantal promise to you, just like the reliable covenantal promises I made to David.
And I know that his commandment is eternal life. Thus the things I say, I say just as the Father has told me."
And by being perfected in this way, he became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey him,
But Mary treasured up all these words, pondering in her heart what they might mean.
Fathers, do not provoke your children, so they will not become disheartened.