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Deuteronomy 1:31

and in the wilderness, where you have seen how that the LORD your God bore you, as a man does bear his son, in all the way that you went, until you came to this place."

Job 1:4-5

His sons went and held a feast in the house of each one on his birthday; and they sent and called for their three sisters to eat and to drink with them.

Matthew 7:9-11

Or who is there among you, who, if his son will ask him for bread, will give him a stone?

Luke 11:11-13

"Which of you fathers, if your son asks for a fish, he won't give him a snake instead of a fish, will he?

Deuteronomy 21:18-21

If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son, who will not obey the voice of his father, or the voice of his mother, and, though they chasten him, will not listen to them;

Proverbs 3:11-12

My son, do not despise the LORD's discipline, neither be weary of his reproof:

1 Timothy 3:2-5

The overseer therefore must be without reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, sensible, modest, hospitable, good at teaching;

Hebrews 12:7-11

It is for discipline that you endure. God deals with you as with children, for what son is there whom his father does not discipline?

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 yourself, and keep your soul diligently, lest you forget the things which your eyes saw, and lest they depart from your heart all the days of your life; but make them known to your children and your children's children;

Deuteronomy 6:6-7

These words, which I command you this day, shall be on your heart;

Deuteronomy 11:18-21

Therefore you shall lay up these my words in your heart and in your soul; and you shall bind them for a sign on your hand, and they shall be for symbols between your eyes.

Deuteronomy 31:13

and that their children, who have not known, may hear, and learn to fear the LORD your God, as long as you live in the land where you go over the Jordan to possess it."

Matthew 19:17-19

He said to him, "Why do you ask me about what is good? No one is good but one. But if you want to enter into life, keep the commandments."

Mark 10:18-19

Jesus said to him, "Why do you call me good? No one is good except one?God.

Luke 18:19-20

Jesus asked him, "Why do you call me good? No one is good, except one?God.

Ephesians 6:2-3

"Honor your father and mother," which is the first commandment with a promise:

Proverbs 4:1

Listen, sons, to a father's instruction. Pay attention and know understanding;

Proverbs 23:24

The father of the righteous has great joy. Whoever fathers a wise child delights in him.

Psalm 127:3-5

Behold, children are a heritage of the LORD. The fruit of the womb is his reward.

Psalm 128:3-4

Your wife will be as a fruitful vine, in the innermost parts of your house; your children like olive plants, around your table.

Genesis 29:21-23

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

Genesis 31:39-42

That which was torn of animals, I did not bring to you. I bore its loss. Of my hand you required it, whether stolen by day or stolen by night.

Exodus 3:1

Now Moses was keeping the flock of Jethro, his father-in-law, the priest of Midian, and he led the flock to the back of the wilderness, and came to God's mountain, to Horeb.

Exodus 18:14-27

When Moses' father-in-law saw all that he did to the people, he said, "What is this thing that you do for the people? Why do you sit alone, and all the people stand around you from morning to evening?"

Judges 19:3-9

Her husband arose, and went after her, to speak kindly to her, to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of donkeys. And she brought him into her father's house; and when the father of the young lady saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.

1 Samuel 4:19-21

His daughter-in-law, Phinehas' wife, was with child, near to be delivered. When she heard the news that the ark of God was taken, and that her father-in-law and her husband were dead, she bowed herself and gave birth; for her pains came on her.

John 18:13

and led him to Annas first, for he was father-in-law to Caiaphas, who was high priest that year.

Ephesians 6:1-3

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

Matthew 15:4-6

For God said, 'Honor your father and your mother,' and, 'He who speaks evil of father or mother, let him be put to death.'

Mark 7:10-13

For Moses said, 'Honor your father and your mother;' and, 'He who speaks evil of father or mother, let him be put to death.'

Luke 12:53

They will be divided, father against son, and son against father; mother against daughter, and daughter against her mother; mother-in-law against her daughter-in-law, and daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law."

Matthew 10:35-36

For I came to set a man at odds against his father, and a daughter against her mother, and a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law.

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