Caring For Children
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but if any widow has children or grandchildren, they must first learn to practice piety in regard to their own family and to make some return to their parents; for this is acceptable in the sight of God.
Train up a child in the way he should go, Even when he is old he will not depart from it.
Grandchildren are the crown of old men, And the glory of sons is their fathers.
And they were bringing children to Him so that He might touch them; but the disciples rebuked them. But when Jesus saw this, He was indignant and said to them, "Permit the children to come to Me; do not hinder them; for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. "Truly I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God like a child will not enter it at all."read more.
And He took them in His arms and began blessing them, laying His hands on them.
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER (which is the first commandment with a promise),read more.
SO THAT IT MAY BE WELL WITH YOU, AND THAT YOU MAY LIVE LONG ON THE EARTH.
"See that you do not despise one of these little ones, for I say to you that their angels in heaven continually see the face of My Father who is in heaven.
"Only give heed to yourself and keep your soul diligently, so that you do not forget the things which your eyes have seen and they do not depart from your heart all the days of your life; but make them known to your sons and your grandsons.
Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; The rod of discipline will remove it far from him.
"You shall teach them diligently to your sons and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up.
And He called a child to Himself and set him before them, and said, "Truly I say to you, unless you are converted and become like children, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven. "Whoever then humbles himself as this child, he is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.read more.
"And whoever receives one such child in My name receives Me; but whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in Me to stumble, it would be better for him to have a heavy millstone hung around his neck, and to be drowned in the depth of the sea.
Correct your son, and he will give you comfort; He will also delight your soul.
"All your sons will be taught of the LORD; And the well-being of your sons will be great.
Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so that they will not lose heart.
We will not conceal them from their children, But tell to the generation to come the praises of the LORD, And His strength and His wondrous works that He has done.
Behold, children are a gift of the LORD, The fruit of the womb is a reward. Like arrows in the hand of a warrior, So are the children of one's youth. How blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them; They will not be ashamed When they speak with their enemies in the gate.
But if anyone does not provide for his own, and especially for those of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.
- Abusive Parents
- Admonition, Of Parents
- Baby dedication
- Bad Children
- Bad Parents
- Becoming A Parent
- Being A Dad
- Being A Kid
- Being A Mother
- Being A Parent
- Being A Teacher
- Caring For Parents
- Children, Should Be Treated
- Children, attitudes towards
- Children, needs of
- Descendants of
- Family Unity
- Fathers, Responsibilities Of
- Instruction Of Children
- Love, And The World