Children, attitudes towards
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He makes the barren woman abide in the house As a joyful mother of children. Praise the LORD!
Behold, children are a gift of the LORD, The fruit of the womb is a reward.
Then some children were brought to Him so that He might lay His hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.
And they were bringing children to Him so that He might touch them; but the disciples rebuked them.
And they were bringing even their babies to Him so that He would touch them, but when the disciples saw it, they began rebuking them.
At that time Jesus said, "I praise You, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that You have hidden these things from the wise and intelligent and have revealed them to infants.
At that very time He rejoiced greatly in the Holy Spirit, and said, "I praise You, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that You have hidden these things from the wise and intelligent and have revealed them to infants. Yes, Father, for this way was well-pleasing in Your sight.
For consider your calling, brethren, that there were not many wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble;
And He called a child to Himself and set him before them,
Taking a child, He set him before them, and taking him in His arms, He said to them,
But Jesus, knowing what they were thinking in their heart, took a child and stood him by His side,
"He who receives you receives Me, and he who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.
"For whoever gives you a cup of water to drink because of your name as followers of Christ, truly I say to you, he will not lose his reward.
"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.
Brethren, do not be children in your thinking; yet in evil be infants, but in your thinking be mature.
like newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the word, so that by it you may grow in respect to salvation,
When I was a child, I used to speak like a child, think like a child, reason like a child; when I became a man, I did away with childish things.
'Honor your father and your mother, as the LORD your God has commanded you, that your days may be prolonged and that it may go well with you on the land which the LORD your God gives you.
HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER (which is the first commandment with a promise),
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.
"Whoever causes one of these little ones who believe to stumble, it would be better for him if, with a heavy millstone hung around his neck, he had been cast into the sea.
"Woe to the rebellious children," declares the LORD, "Who execute a plan, but not Mine, And make an alliance, but not of My Spirit, In order to add sin to sin;
"Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the LORD your God gives you.
Furthermore, we had earthly fathers to discipline us, and we respected them; shall we not much rather be subject to the Father of spirits, and live?
'Every one of you shall reverence his mother and his father, and you shall keep My sabbaths; I am the LORD your God.
My son, observe the commandment of your father And do not forsake the teaching of your mother;
Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
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.
'You shall rise up before the grayheaded and honor the aged, and you shall revere your God; I am the LORD.
You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE.
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- Bad Parents
- Being A Mother
- Children, A Gift From God
- Children, Attitude to Parents
- Children, Duties Of
- Children, With Jesus
- Fathers, Responsibilities Of
- God's Things Concealed
- Honouring Parents
- Love, And The World
- Mothers, Responsibilities Of
- Old Age, Attitudes To
- Promises To Children
- Respect For People