Fathers Responsibilities

Most Relevant Verses

Luke 1:59

When they came to circumcise the child on the eighth day, they were going to name him Zechariah, after his father.

1 Chronicles 9:33

The singers, the heads of Levite families, stayed in the [temple] chambers and were exempt from other tasks because they were on duty day and night.

1 John 2:14

I have written to you, children, because you have come to know the Father. I have written to you, fathers, because you have come to know the One who is from the beginning. I have written to you, young men, because you are strong, God's word remains in you, and you have had victory over the evil one.

Jeremiah 29:6

Take wives and have sons and daughters. Take wives for your sons and give your daughters to men [in marriage] so that they may bear sons and daughters. Multiply there; do not decrease.

Ezekiel 18:14

"Now suppose he has a son who sees all the sins his father has committed, and though he sees them, he does not do likewise.

Isaiah 22:24

They will hang on him the whole burden of his father's house: the descendants and the offshoots-all the small vessels, from bowls to every kind of jar.

1 Kings 3:7

"Lord my God, You have now made Your servant king in my father David's place. Yet I am just a youth with no experience in leadership.

Matthew 15:6

he does not have to honor his father.' In this way, you have revoked God's word because of your tradition.

Ezekiel 18:19

But you may ask: Why doesn't the son suffer punishment for the father's iniquity? Since the son has done what is just and right, carefully observing all My statutes, he will certainly live.

Leviticus 20:11

If a man sleeps with his father's wife, he has shamed his father. Both of them must be put to death; their blood is on their own hands.

Numbers 18:1

The Lord said to Aaron, "You, your sons, and your ancestral house will be responsible for sin against the sanctuary. You and your sons will be responsible for sin involving your priesthood.

Exodus 22:17

If her father absolutely refuses to give her to him, he must pay an amount in silver equal to the bridal price for virgins.

Jeremiah 31:29

"In those days, it will never again be said: The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge.

Esther 2:7

Mordecai was the legal guardian of his cousin Hadassah (that is, Esther), because she didn't have a father or mother. The young woman had a beautiful figure and was extremely good-looking. When her father and mother died, Mordecai had adopted her as his own daughter.

Ezekiel 18:2

"What do you mean by using this proverb concerning the land of Israel: The fathers eat sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?

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