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He who loves [and takes more pleasure in] father or mother more than [in] Me is not worthy of Me; and he who loves [and takes more pleasure in] son or daughter more than [in] Me is not worthy of Me;
Now for the third time I am ready to come to [visit] you. And I will not burden you [financially], for it is not your [money] that I want but you; for children are not duty bound to lay up store for their parents, but parents for their children.
Fathers, do not provoke or irritate or fret your children [do not be hard on them or harass them], lest they become discouraged and sullen and morose and feel inferior and frustrated. [Do not break their spirit.]
If anyone comes to Me and does not hate his [own] father and mother [ in the sense of indifference to or relative disregard for them in comparison with his attitude toward God] and [likewise] his wife and children and brothers and sisters -- "[yes] and even his own life also -- "he cannot be My disciple.
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So that they will wisely train the young women to be sane and sober of mind (temperate, disciplined) and to love their husbands and their children,
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Fathers, do not irritate and provoke your children to anger [do not exasperate them to resentment], but rear them [tenderly] in the training and discipline and the counsel and admonition of the Lord.
A wise son heeds [and is the fruit of] his father's instruction and correction, but a scoffer listens not to rebuke.
Honor your father and your mother, and, You shall love your neighbor as [you do] yourself.
Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing to the Lord.
Honor (esteem and value as precious) your father and your mother -- "this is the first commandment with a promise -- "
Children's children are the crown of old men, and the glory of children is their fathers.
And He said to them, I say to you truly, there is no one who has left house or wife or brothers or parents or children for the sake of the kingdom of God
For whom the Lord loves He corrects, even as a father corrects the son in whom he delights.
And he shall turn and reconcile the hearts of the [estranged] fathers to the [ungodly] children, and the hearts of the [rebellious] children to [the piety of] their fathers [a reconciliation produced by repentance of the ungodly], lest I come and smite the land with a curse and a ban of utter destruction.
Brother will deliver up brother to death, and the father his child; and children will take a stand against their parents and will have them put to death.
Children, obey your parents in the Lord [as His representatives], for this is just and right.
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.
My son, hear the instruction of your father; reject not nor forsake the teaching of your mother.
A wise son makes a glad father, but a self-confident and foolish man despises his mother and puts her to shame.
You will be delivered up and betrayed even by parents and brothers and relatives and friends, and [some] of you they will put to death.
Hearken to your father, who begot you, and despise not your mother when she is old.
House and riches are the inheritance from fathers, but a wise, understanding, and prudent wife is from the Lord.
And this woman's child died in the night because she lay on him.
Withhold not discipline from the child; for if you strike and punish him with the [reedlike] rod, he will not die.
If you then, evil as you are, know how to give good and advantageous gifts to your children, how much more will your Father Who is in heaven [perfect as He is] give good and advantageous things to those who keep on asking Him!
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.
Each of you shall give due respect to his mother and his father, and keep My Sabbaths holy. I the Lord am your God.
The Lord is long-suffering and slow to anger, and abundant in mercy and loving-kindness, forgiving iniquity and transgression; but He will by no means clear the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, upon the third and fourth generation.
See what [ an incredible] quality of love the Father has given (shown, bestowed on) us, that we should [be permitted to] be named and called and counted the children of God! And so we are! The reason that the world does not know (recognize, acknowledge) us is that it does not know (recognize, acknowledge) Him.
Although my father and my mother have forsaken me, yet the Lord will take me up [adopt me as His child].
If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who will not obey the voice of his father or his mother and though they chasten him will not listen to them,
Train up a child in the way he should go [and in keeping with his individual gift or bent], and when he is old he will not depart from it.
He who spares his rod [of discipline] hates his son, but he who loves him disciplines diligently and punishes him early.
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