The Joy Of Fathers
Most Relevant Verses
The father of a righteous person will greatly rejoice; whoever fathers a wise son will be glad because of him.
Children are a gift from the LORD; a productive womb, the LORD's reward. As arrows in the hand of a warrior, so also are children born during one's youth. How blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them! He will not be ashamed as they confront their enemies at the city gate. A Song of Ascents
Your wife will be like a fruitful vine within your house; your children like olive shoots surrounding your table. See how the man will be blessed who fears the LORD.
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son grieves his mother.
Whoever keeps the Law is a discerning son, but whoever keeps company with gluttons brings shame to his father.
Grandchildren are the crown of the aged, and the pride of children is their parents.
Therefore, my dear brothers whom I long for, my joy and my victor's crown, this is how you must stand firm in the Lord, dear friends.
A wise son makes a father glad, but a foolish man despises his mother.
I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are living according to the truth.
Stop being afraid, little flock, because your Father is pleased to give you the kingdom.