40 Bible Verses about

Children, attitudes towards

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Genesis 33:5

He lifted his eyes and saw the women and the children, and said, "Who are these with you?" So he said, "The children whom God has graciously given your servant."

Genesis 48:9

Joseph said to his father, "They are my sons, whom God has given me here " So he said, "Bring them to me, please, that I may bless them."

Joshua 24:3

'Then I took your father Abraham from beyond the River, and led him through all the land of Canaan, and multiplied his descendants and gave him Isaac.

Matthew 19:13-14

Then some children were brought to Him so that He might lay His hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.

Mark 10:13-16

And they were bringing children to Him so that He might touch them; but the disciples rebuked them.

Luke 18:15-17

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.

1 Corinthians 1:26-29

For consider your calling, brethren, that there were not many wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble;

Matthew 18:2-5

And He called a child to Himself and set him before them,

Mark 9:36-37

Taking a child, He set him before them, and taking him in His arms, He said to them,

Luke 9:47-48

But Jesus, knowing what they were thinking in their heart, took a child and stood him by His side,

Matthew 10:40-42

"He who receives you receives Me, and he who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.

1 Peter 2:2-3

like newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the word, so that by it you may grow in respect to salvation,

Hebrews 5:13

For everyone who partakes only of milk is not accustomed to the word of righteousness, for he is an infant.

Acts 2:39

"For the promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off, as many as the Lord our God will call to Himself."

Ephesians 6:2-3

HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER (which is the first commandment with a promise),

Isaiah 30:1

"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;

Isaiah 30:9

For this is a rebellious people, false sons, Sons who refuse to listen To the instruction of the LORD;

Deuteronomy 30:2

and you return to the LORD your God and obey Him with all your heart and soul according to all that I command you today, you and your sons,

Ezekiel 20:18

"I said to their children in the wilderness, 'Do not walk in the statutes of your fathers or keep their ordinances or defile yourselves with their idols.

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