Not Honouring Parents
Most Relevant Verses
The eye that mocks a father And scorns a mother, The ravens of the valley will pick it out, And the young eagles will eat it.
'If there is anyone who curses his father or his mother, he shall surely be put to death; he has cursed his father or his mother, his bloodguiltiness is upon him.
"For God said, 'HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER,' and, 'HE WHO SPEAKS EVIL OF FATHER OR MOTHER IS TO BE PUT TO DEATH.'
"For Moses said, 'HONOR YOUR FATHER AND YOUR MOTHER'; and, 'HE WHO SPEAKS EVIL OF FATHER OR MOTHER, IS TO BE PUT TO DEATH';
"He who strikes his father or his mother shall surely be put to death.
"They have treated father and mother lightly within you The alien they have oppressed in your midst; the fatherless and the widow they have wronged in you.
For son treats father contemptuously, Daughter rises up against her mother, Daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; A man's enemies are the men of his own household.
you no longer permit him to do anything for his father or his mother;
"He who loves father or mother more than Me is not worthy of Me; and he who loves son or daughter more than Me is not worthy of Me.
"If anyone comes to Me, and does not hate his own father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be My disciple.
- Children, Attitude to Parents
- Children, Ungrateful
- Children, responsibilities to parents
- Dealing With Rebellious Children
- Death Penalty For Violence
- Dishonouring Parents
- Fathers, Responsibilities Of
- Loving Your Mother
- Mothers, Responsibilities Of
- Old Age, Attitudes To
- Respect, For Human Beings