14 Bible Verses about Honouring Parents
Most Relevant Verses
Regard (treat with honor, due obedience, and courtesy) your father and mother, that your days may be long in the land the Lord your God gives you.
Each of you shall give due respect to his mother and his father, and keep My Sabbaths holy. I the Lord am your God.
Honor your father and your mother, as the Lord your God commanded you, that your days may be prolonged and that it may go well with you in the land which the Lord your God gives you.
For God commanded, Honor your father and your mother, and, He who curses or reviles or speaks evil of or abuses or treats improperly his father or mother, let him surely come to his end by death.
Honor your father and your mother, and, You shall love your neighbor as [you do] yourself.
For Moses said, Honor (revere with tenderness of feeling and deference) your father and your mother, and, He who curses or reviles or speaks evil of or abuses or treats improperly his father or mother, let him surely die.
You know the commandments: Do not kill, do not commit adultery, do not steal, do not bear false witness, do not defraud, honor your father and mother.
You know the commandments: Do not commit adultery, do not kill, do not steal, do not witness falsely, honor your father and your mother.
Honor (esteem and value as precious) your father and your mother -- "this is the first commandment with a promise -- "
Except for his near [blood] kin, for his mother, father, son, daughter, brother,
And they shall go near to no dead person to defile themselves, except for father or for mother, for son or for daughter, for brother or for sister who has had no husband; for them they may defile themselves.
A son honors his father, and a servant his master. If then I am a Father, where is My honor? And if I am a Master, where is the [reverent] fear due Me? says the Lord of hosts to you, O priests, who despise My name. You say, How and in what way have we despised Your name?
But if a widow has children or grandchildren, see to it that these are first made to understand that it is their religious duty [to defray their natural obligation to those] at home, and make return to their parents or grandparents [for all their care by contributing to their maintenance], for this is acceptable in the sight of God.
Topics on Honouring Parents
Neither shall he go in where any dead body lies nor defile himself [by doing so, even] for his father or for his mother;
- Abusive Parents
- Bad Parents
- Children, Attitude to Parents
- Children, Duties Of
- Children, attitudes towards
- Do Not Steal
- Fathers, Responsibilities Of
- Honour The Honourable
- Law, Ten Commandments
- Love, And The World
- Loving Your Mother
- Loving Your Parents
- Mothers Love For Her Children
- Mothers, Responsibilities Of
- Old Age, Attitudes To
- Parents Love
- Respect For People