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And, you fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.
And all his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him; but he refused to be comforted; and he said, I will go down into the grave unto my son mourning. Thus his father wept for him.
And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he is left alone: if mischief befall him by the way in which you go, then shall you bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.
And besought him greatly, saying, My little daughter lies at the point of death: I pray you, come and lay your hands on her, that she may be healed; and she shall live.
And immediately the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help my unbelief.
And he arose, and came to his father. But when he was yet a great way off, his father saw him, and had compassion, and ran, and fell on his neck, and kissed him.
Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.
But God commends his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
He that spares his rod hates his son: but he that loves him chastens him early.
For whom the Lord loves he chastens, and scourges every son whom he receives.
From Thematic Bible
And the king was much moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept: and as he went, thus he said, O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! would God I had died for you, O Absalom, my son, my son!
Whosoever keeps the law is a wise son: but he that is a companion of gluttonous men shames his father.
The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself brings his mother to shame.
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a glad father: but a foolish son is the grief of his mother.
A foolish son is a grief to his father, and bitterness to her that bore him.
A wise son makes a glad father: but a foolish man despises his mother.
The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: and he that begets a wise child shall have joy in him.
And bring here the fatted calf, and kill it; and let us eat, and be merry: For this my son was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and is found. And they began to be merry.
When you are departed from me today, then you shall find two men by Rachel's sepulcher in the border of Benjamin at Zelzah; and they will say unto you, The donkeys which you went to seek are found: and, lo, your father has left the concern of the donkeys, and sorrows for you, saying, What shall I do for my son?
Moreover his mother made him a little coat, and brought it to him from year to year, when she came up with her husband to offer the yearly sacrifice.
If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more shall your Father who is in heaven give good things to them that ask him?
Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his children, because he was the son of his old age: and he made him a coat of many colors.
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