42 Bible Verses about Raising Children
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Train up a child in the way he should go,
Even when he is old he will not depart from it.
You shall teach them to your sons, talking of them when you sit in your house and when you walk along the road and when you lie down and when you rise up.
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
“All your sons will be taught of the Lord;
And the well-being of your sons will be great.
You shall teach them diligently to your sons and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up.
That is, it is not the children of the flesh who are children of God, but the children of the promise are regarded as descendants.
having a reputation for good works; and if she has brought up children, if she has shown hospitality to strangers, if she has washed the saints’ feet, if she has assisted those in distress, and if she has devoted herself to every good work.
Here for this third time I am ready to come to you, and I will not be a burden to you; for I do not seek what is yours, but you; for children are not responsible to save up for their parents, but parents for their children.
Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child;
The rod of discipline will remove it far from him.
Like arrows in the hand of a warrior,
So are the children of one’s youth.
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.
and do not suppose that you can say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham for our father’; for I say to you that from these stones God is able to raise up children to Abraham.
“Brother will betray brother to death, and a father his child; and children will rise up against parents and cause them to be put to death.
But not one has done so who has a remnant of the Spirit. And what did that one do while he was seeking a godly offspring? Take heed then to your spirit, and let no one deal treacherously against the wife of your youth.
His descendants will be mighty on earth;
The generation of the upright will be blessed.
“When brothers live together and one of them dies and has no son, the wife of the deceased shall not be married outside the family to a strange man. Her husband’s brother shall go in to her and take her to himself as wife and perform the duty of a husband’s brother to her.
I have no greater joy than this, to hear of my children walking in the truth.
that God has fulfilled this promise to our children in that He raised up Jesus, as it is also written in the second Psalm, ‘You are My Son; today i have begotten You.’
Brother will betray brother to death, and a father his child; and children will rise up against parents and have them put to death.
Then Judah said to Onan, “Go in to your brother’s wife, and perform your duty as a brother-in-law to her, and raise up offspring for your brother.”
For it was fitting for Him, for whom are all things, and through whom are all things, in bringing many sons to glory, to perfect the author of their salvation through sufferings.
O My people! Their oppressors are children,
And women rule over them.
O My people! Those who guide you lead you astray
And confuse the direction of your paths.
But woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing babies in those days!
If a man fathers a hundred children and lives many years, however many they be, but his soul is not satisfied with good things and he does not even have a proper burial, then I say, “Better the miscarriage than he,
He who withholds his rod hates his son,
But he who loves him disciplines him diligently.
who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God.
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