Bible Verses by Topic: Family
What does the Bible say about Family?
There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.
Deuteronomy 6:6-7, 18
These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up....Do what is right and good in the LORD's sight, so that it may go well with you and you may go in and take over the good land that the LORD promised on oath to your forefathers,
Be careful to obey all these regulations I am giving you, so that it may always go well with you and your children after you, because you will be doing what is good and right in the eyes of the LORD your God.
Cursed is the man who dishonors his father or his mother.
Each of you must respect his mother and father, and you must observe my Sabbaths. I am the LORD your God..
But from everlasting to everlasting the LORD'S love is with those who fear him, and his righteousness with their children's children--
He lifted the needy out of their affliction and increased their families like flocks.
Listen, my sons, to a father's instruction; pay attention and gain understanding.
My son, keep your father's commands and do not forsake your mother's teaching.
Now then, my sons, listen to me; blessed are those who keep my ways. Listen to my instruction and be wise; do not ignore it.
A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son grief to his mother.
A fool spurns his father's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
Children's children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their children.
A foolish son brings grief to his father and bitterness to the one who bore him.
Even a child is known by his actions, by whether his conduct is pure and right.
Listen to your father, who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old.
My son, if your heart is wise, then my heart will be glad; my inmost being will rejoice when your lips speak what is right.
The father of a righteous man has great joy; he who has a wise son delights in him. May your father and mother be glad; may she who gave you birth rejoice! My son, give me your heart and let your eyes keep to my ways,
He who keeps the law is a discerning son, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father.
For I will pour water on the thirsty land, and streams on the dry ground; I will pour out my Spirit on your offspring, and my blessing on your descendants.
All your sons will be taught by the LORD, and great will be your children's peace.
Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these."
Peter replied, "Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. The promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off—for all whom the Lord our God will call."
Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. "Honor your father and mother," which is the first commandment with promise: "that it may be well with you and you may live long on the earth."
Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.
"Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD:
and the fruit of the womb is his reward."
"And he will turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the hearts of the children to their fathers lest I come and strike the earth with a curse.”
"Do not move the ancient landmark that your fathers have set."
"The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice;
he who fathers a wise son will be glad in him."
"A wise child accepts a parent’s discipline;
a mocker refuses to listen to correction."
Proverbs 13:1 .
What does the Bible say about Family?