14 Bible Verses about Controlling Parents
Most Relevant Verses
Pay attention and always be on your guard [looking out for one another]. If your brother sins (misses the mark), solemnly tell him so and reprove him, and if he repents (feels sorry for having sinned), forgive him.
Do not think that I have come to bring peace upon the earth; I have not come to bring peace, but a sword. For I have come to part asunder a man from his father, and a daughter from her mother, and a newly married wife from her mother-in-law -- " And a man's foes will be they of his own household.read more.
He who loves [and takes more pleasure in] father or mother more than [in] Me is not worthy of Me; and he who loves [and takes more pleasure in] son or daughter more than [in] Me is not worthy of Me; And he who does not take up his cross and follow Me [ cleave steadfastly to Me, conforming wholly to My example in living and, if need be, in dying also] is not worthy of Me. Whoever finds his [ lower] life will lose it [the higher life], and whoever loses his [lower] life on My account will find it [the higher life].
For I know the thoughts and plans that I have for you, says the Lord, thoughts and plans for welfare and peace and not for evil, to give you hope in your final outcome.
Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and shall become united and cleave to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.
Train up a child in the way he should go [and in keeping with his individual gift or bent], and when he is old he will not depart from it.
Teacher, which kind of commandment is great and important (the principal kind) in the Law? [Some commandments are light -- "which are heavy?] And He replied to him, You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind (intellect). This is the great (most important, principal) and first commandment.read more.
And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as [you do] yourself. These two commandments sum up and upon them depend all the Law and the Prophets.
For I have come to part asunder a man from his father, and a daughter from her mother, and a newly married wife from her mother-in-law -- "
Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave Himself up for her,
Fathers, do not irritate and provoke your children to anger [do not exasperate them to resentment], but rear them [tenderly] in the training and discipline and the counsel and admonition of the Lord.
Regard (treat with honor, due obedience, and courtesy) your father and mother, that your days may be long in the land the Lord your God gives you.
Although my father and my mother have forsaken me, yet the Lord will take me up [adopt me as His child].
Now for the third time I am ready to come to [visit] you. And I will not burden you [financially], for it is not your [money] that I want but you; for children are not duty bound to lay up store for their parents, but parents for their children.
- Abusive Parents
- Adult Children
- Baby dedication
- Bad Children
- Bad Parents
- Becoming A Parent
- Being A Dad
- Being A Good Father
- Being A Kid
- Being In A Relationship
- Caring For Parents
- Children, needs of
- Discipline Child
- Fathers, Responsibilities Of
- God's Plan
- God's Plan For Us
- Leaving Parents For Spouse
- Love Marriage
- Love, And The World
- Loving Children
- Loving Your Parents
- Loving Your Wife