14 Bible Verses about Honouring Parents
Most Relevant Verses
“Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the Lord your God gives you.
Every one of you shall reverence his mother and his father, and you shall keep My sabbaths; I am the Lord your God.
‘Honor your father and your mother, as the Lord your God has commanded you, that your days may be prolonged and that it may go well with you on the land which the Lord your God gives you.
For God said, ‘Honor your father and mother,’ and, ‘He who speaks evil of father or mother is to be put to death.’
Honor your father and mother; and You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”
For Moses said, ‘Honor your father and your mother’; and, ‘He who speaks evil of father or mother, is to be put to death’;
You know the commandments, ‘Do not murder, 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 murder, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Honor your father and mother.’”
Honor your father and mother (which is the first commandment with a promise),
except for his relatives who are nearest to him, his mother and his father and his son and his daughter and his brother,
They shall not go to a dead person to defile themselves; however, for father, for mother, for son, for daughter, for brother, or for a sister who has not had a husband, they may defile themselves.
“‘A son honors his father, and a servant his master. Then if I am a father, where is My honor? And if I am a master, where is My respect?’ says the Lord of hosts to you, O priests who despise My name. But you say, ‘How have we despised Your name?’
but if any widow has children or grandchildren, they must first learn to practice piety in regard to their own family and to make some return to their parents; for this is acceptable in the sight of God.
Topics on Honouring Parents
- 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