40 Bible Verses about

Children, attitudes towards

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Genesis 33:5

And he lifted up his eyes, and saw the women and the children; and said, Who are those with thee? And he said, The children which God hath graciously given thy servant.

Genesis 48:9

And Joseph said unto his father, They are my sons, whom God hath given me in this place. And he said, Bring them, I pray thee, unto me, and I will bless them.

Joshua 24:3

And I took your father Abraham from the other side of the flood, and led him throughout all the land of Canaan, and multiplied his seed, and gave him Isaac.

Matthew 19:13-14

Then were there brought unto him little children, that he should put his hands on them, and pray: and the disciples rebuked them.

Mark 10:13-16

And they brought young children to him, that he should touch them: and his disciples rebuked those that brought them.

Luke 18:15-17

And they brought unto him also infants, that he would touch them: but when his disciples saw it, they rebuked them.

Matthew 11:25

At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes.

1 Corinthians 1:26-29

For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called:

Matthew 18:2-5

And Jesus called a little child unto him, and set him in the midst of them,

Mark 9:36-37

And he took a child, and set him in the midst of them: and when he had taken him in his arms, he said unto them,

Luke 9:47-48

And Jesus, perceiving the thought of their heart, took a child, and set him by him,

Matthew 10:40-42

He that receiveth you receiveth me, and he that receiveth me receiveth him that sent me.

1 Peter 2:2-3

As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:

Hebrews 5:13

For every one that useth milk is unskilful in the word of righteousness: for he is a babe.

Acts 2:39

For the promise is unto you, and to your children, and to all that are afar off, even as many as the Lord our God shall call.

Ephesians 6:2-3

Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;)

Isaiah 30:1

Woe to the rebellious children, saith the LORD, that take counsel, but not of me; and that cover with a covering, but not of my spirit, that they may add sin to sin:

Isaiah 30:9

That this is a rebellious people, lying children, children that will not hear the law of the LORD:

Deuteronomy 30:2

And shalt return unto the LORD thy God, and shalt obey his voice according to all that I command thee this day, thou and thy children, with all thine heart, and with all thy soul;

Proverbs 24:21

My son, fear thou the LORD and the king: and meddle not with them that are given to change:

Ezekiel 20:18

But I said unto their children in the wilderness, Walk ye not in the statutes of your fathers, neither observe their judgments, nor defile yourselves with their idols:

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