16 Bible Verses about Christians Are Called Children
Most Relevant Verses
See how great a love the Father has bestowed on us, that we would be called children of God; and such we are. For this reason the world does not know us, because it did not know Him. Beloved, now we are children of God, and it has not appeared as yet what we will be. We know that when He appears, we will be like Him, because we will see Him just as He is.
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, even to those who believe in His name,
Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children; and walk in love, just as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God as a fragrant aroma.
“And it shall be that in the place where it was said to them, ‘you are not My people,’
There they shall be called sons of the living God.”
for you were formerly darkness, but now you are Light in the Lord; walk as children of Light
and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him.
“And I will be a father to you,
And you shall be sons and daughters to Me,”
Says the Lord Almighty.
for you are all sons of light and sons of day. We are not of night nor of darkness;
And if you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham’s descendants, heirs according to promise.
By this, love is perfected with us, so that we may have confidence in the day of judgment; because as He is, so also are we in this world.
He predestined us to adoption as sons through Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the kind intention of His will,
My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. And if anyone sins, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous;
The Spirit Himself testifies with our spirit that we are children of God,