Most Relevant Verses
For this is the will of My Father: that everyone who sees the Son and believes in Him may have eternal life, and I will raise him up on the last day."
Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so they won't become discouraged.
But if any widow has children or grandchildren, they should learn to practice their religion toward their own family first and to repay their parents, for this pleases God.
He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or periods that the Father has set by His own authority.
Look! I am ready to come to you this third time. I will not burden you, for I am not seeking what is yours, but you. For children are not obligated to save up for their parents, but parents for their children.
For God said: Honor your father and your mother; and, The one who speaks evil of father or mother must be put to death.
Children, obey your parents in the Lord, because this is right.
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.
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.
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.
for you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
For whoever does the will of My Father in heaven, that person is My brother and sister and mother."
And everyone who has left houses, brothers or sisters, father or mother, children, or fields because of My name will receive 100 times more and will inherit eternal life.
For I have come down from heaven, not to do My will, but the will of Him who sent Me.
"My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me and to finish His work," Jesus told them.
But I want you to know that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of the woman, and God is the head of Christ.
"If anyone curses his father or mother, he must be put to death. He has cursed his father or mother; his blood is on his own hands.
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.
"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?
Grandchildren are the crown of the elderly, and the pride of sons is their fathers.
Don't abandon your friend or your father's friend, and don't go to your brother's house in your time of calamity; better a neighbor nearby than a brother far away.
- Being A Good Father
- Father And Daughter Relationships
- Leaving Parents For Spouse
- Love, And The World
- Loving Your Parents
- Parenting Responsibilities
- Parents Being Wrong
- Parents Love
- Respecting Parents