42 Bible Verses about fatherhood

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Luke 11:11

What father among you, if your son asks for a fish, will give him a snake instead of a fish?

Isaiah 45:10

Danger awaits one who says to his father, "What in the world are you fathering?" and to his mother, "What in the world are you bringing forth?"

Psalm 78:8

Then they will not be like their ancestors, who were a stubborn and rebellious generation, a generation that was not committed and faithful to God.

Job 29:16

I was a father to the needy, and I investigated the case of the person I did not know;

Zechariah 1:5

"As for your ancestors, where are they? And did the prophets live forever?

Jeremiah 3:19

"I thought to myself, 'Oh what a joy it would be for me to treat you like a son! What a joy it would be for me to give you a pleasant land, the most beautiful piece of property there is in all the world!' I thought you would call me, 'Father' and would never cease being loyal to me.

Ecclesiastes 6:3

Even if a man fathers a hundred children and lives many years -- even if he lives a long, long time, but cannot enjoy his prosperity -- even if he were to live forever -- I would say, "A stillborn child is better off than he is!"

Psalm 89:26

He will call out to me, 'You are my father, my God, and the protector who delivers me.'

John 14:8

Philip said, "Lord, show us the Father, and we will be content."

Genesis 17:4

"As for me, this is my covenant with you: You will be the father of a multitude of nations.

John 5:37

And the Father who sent me has himself testified about me. You people have never heard his voice nor seen his form at any time,

John 8:39

They answered him, "Abraham is our father!" Jesus replied, "If you are Abraham's children, you would be doing the deeds of Abraham.

Exodus 3:6

He added, "I am the God of your father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob." Then Moses hid his face, because he was afraid to look at God.

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