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Deuteronomy 1:31

And in the wilderness, where thou hast seen how that the LORD thy God bare thee, as a man doth bear his son, in all the way that ye went, until ye came into this place.

Job 1:4-5

And his sons went and feasted in their houses, every one his day; and sent and called for their three sisters to eat and to drink with them.

Matthew 7:9-11

Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask bread, will he give him a stone?

Luke 11:11-13

If a son shall ask bread of any of you that is a father, will he give him a stone? or if he ask a fish, will he for a fish give him a serpent?

Deuteronomy 21:18-21

If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son, which will not obey the voice of his father, or the voice of his mother, and that, when they have chastened him, will not hearken unto them:

Proverbs 3:11-12

My son, despise not the chastening of the LORD; neither be weary of his correction:

1 Timothy 3:2-5

A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach;

Hebrews 12:7-11

If ye endure chastening, God dealeth with you as with sons; for what son is he whom the father chasteneth not?

Psalm 78:2-8

I will open my mouth in a parable: I will utter dark sayings of old:

Deuteronomy 4:9

Only take heed to thyself, and keep thy soul diligently, lest thou forget the things which thine eyes have seen, and lest they depart from thy heart all the days of thy life: but teach them thy sons, and thy sons' sons;

Deuteronomy 6:6-7

And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be in thine heart:

Deuteronomy 11:18-21

Therefore shall ye lay up these my words in your heart and in your soul, and bind them for a sign upon your hand, that they may be as frontlets between your eyes.

Deuteronomy 31:13

And that their children, which have not known any thing, may hear, and learn to fear the LORD your God, as long as ye live in the land whither ye go over Jordan to possess it.

Matthew 19:17-19

And he said unto him, Why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, that is, God: but if thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments.

Mark 10:18-19

And Jesus said unto him, Why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, that is, God.

Luke 18:19-20

And Jesus said unto him, Why callest thou me good? none is good, save one, that is, God.

Ephesians 6:2-3

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

Proverbs 4:1

Hear, ye children, the instruction of a father, and attend to know understanding.

Proverbs 23:24

The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: and he that begetteth a wise child shall have joy of him.

Psalm 127:3-5

Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward.

Psalm 128:3-4

Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine by the sides of thine house: thy children like olive plants round about thy table.

Proverbs 29:3

Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.

Genesis 29:21-23

And Jacob said unto Laban, Give me my wife, for my days are fulfilled, that I may go in unto her.

Genesis 31:39-42

That which was torn of beasts I brought not unto thee; I bare the loss of it; of my hand didst thou require it, whether stolen by day, or stolen by night.

Exodus 3:1

Now Moses kept the flock of Jethro his father in law, the priest of Midian: and he led the flock to the backside of the desert, and came to the mountain of God, even to Horeb.

Exodus 18:14-27

And when Moses' father in law saw all that he did to the people, he said, What is this thing that thou doest to the people? why sittest thou thyself alone, and all the people stand by thee from morning unto even?

Judges 19:3-9

And her husband arose, and went after her, to speak friendly unto her, and to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of asses: and she brought him into her father's house: and when the father of the damsel saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.

1 Samuel 4:19-21

And his daughter in law, Phinehas' wife, was with child, near to be delivered: and when she heard the tidings that the ark of God was taken, and that her father in law and her husband were dead, she bowed herself and travailed; for her pains came upon her.

John 18:13

And led him away to Annas first; for he was father in law to Caiaphas, which was the high priest that same year.

Ephesians 6:1-3

Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.

Matthew 15:4-6

For God commanded, saying, Honour thy father and mother: and, He that curseth father or mother, let him die the death.

Mark 7:10-13

For Moses said, Honour thy father and thy mother; and, Whoso curseth father or mother, let him die the death:

Luke 12:53

The father shall be divided against the son, and the son against the father; the mother against the daughter, and the daughter against the mother; the mother in law against her daughter in law, and the daughter in law against her mother in law.

Matthew 10:35-36

For I am come to set a man at variance against his father, and the daughter against her mother, and the daughter in law against her mother in law.

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