Bible verses about "raising children" | KJV

Proverbs 19:18

18 Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.

Proverbs 15:5

5 A fool despiseth his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent.

Isaiah 54:13

13 And all thy children shall be taught of the LORD; and great shall be the peace of thy children.

Matthew 19:14

14 But Jesus said, Suffer little children, and forbid them not, to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.

2 Timothy 3:16

16 All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:

1 Timothy 5:8

8 But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.

2 Timothy 3:14-17

14 But continue thou in the things which thou hast learned and hast been assured of, knowing of whom thou hast learned them; 15 And that from a child thou hast known the holy scriptures, which are able to make thee wise unto salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus. 16 All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: 17 That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.

Proverbs 29:17

17 Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.

Psalms 127:3-5

3 Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward. 4 As arrows are in the hand of a mighty man; so are children of the youth. 5 Happy is the man that hath his quiver full of them: they shall not be ashamed, but they shall speak with the enemies in the gate.

Proverbs 22:15

15 Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.

Psalms 127:3

3 Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward.

Deuteronomy 6:7

7 And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up.

Proverbs 23:13

13 Withhold not correction from the child: for if thou beatest him with the rod, he shall not die.

Proverbs 13:24

24 He that spareth his rod hateth his son: but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.

Colossians 3:21

21 Fathers, provoke not your children to anger, lest they be discouraged.

Proverbs 29:15

15 The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.

Ephesians 6:4

4 And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.

Proverbs 22:6

6 Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.

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