42 Bible Verses about fatherhood
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one God and Father of all, who is above all and through all, and in you all.
The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice, and he that begets a wise child shall have joy with him.
(of whom the whole family in the heavens and on earth is named),
to all that are in Rome, beloved of God, called to be saints; ye have grace and peace of God our Father and of the Lord Jesus, the Christ.
and might not be as their fathers, a stubborn and rebellious generation, a generation that did not set their heart aright and whose spirit was not steadfast with God.
Like as a father has mercy upon his children, so the LORD has mercy upon those that fear him.
For the Father judges no man but has committed all judgment unto the Son
Furthermore, we have had fathers of our flesh who corrected us, and we gave them reverence; is it not much better to be in subjection to the Father of spirits, and we shall live?
For this cause I bow my knees unto the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ
and he shall convert the heart of the fathers to the sons, and the heart of the sons to the fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with destruction.
unto Timothy, true son in the faith, Grace, mercy, and peace, from God our Father and Jesus Christ our Lord.
A father of the fatherless and a defender of the widows is God in his holy habitation.
But I said, How shall I place thee as sons and give thee the desirable land, the heritage that the hosts of Gentiles desire? and I said, Thou shalt call me, My father, and shalt not turn away from following me.
A wise son makes a glad father; but a foolish son is sadness unto his mother.
Let your light so shine before men that they may see your good works and glorify your Father who is in the heavens.
If a man begets a hundred sons and lives many years so that the days of his years are many, if his soul is not filled with good and also that he have no burial; I say that an aborted birth is better than he.
who are not born of blood, nor of the will of flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.
And now I am no longer in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, those whom thou hast given me, keep them in thy name, that they may be one, as we are.
And if ye invoke as Father, he who without respect of persons judges according to the work of each one, converse in fear the entire time of your sojourning here,
And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father has put under his authority only.
I write unto you, fathers, that ye have known him that is from the beginning. I write unto you, young men, that ye have overcome the wicked one. I write unto you, little children, that ye have known the Father.
And the Father himself, who has sent me, has borne witness of me. Ye have neither heard his voice at any time nor seen his appearance.
Behold, all souls are mine; as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine; the soul that sins, it shall die.
Take heed that ye despise not one of these little ones; for I say unto you, That in the heavens their angels always behold the face of my Father who is in the heavens.
O righteous Father, the world has not known thee; but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me.
In my Father's house are many dwelling places; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.
But the LORD had said unto Abram, Depart out of thy country and from thy nature and from thy father's house unto a land that I will show thee;
Moreover he said, I am the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. Then Moses covered his face, for he was afraid to look upon God.