Bible verses about "fathers day" | YLT

Exodus 20:12

12 `Honour thy father and thy mother, so that thy days are prolonged on the ground which Jehovah thy God is giving to thee.

Deuteronomy 1:29-31

29 `And I say unto you, Be not terrified, nor be afraid of them; 30 Jehovah your God, who is going before you—He doth fight for you, according to all that He hath done with you in Egypt before your eyes, 31 and in the wilderness, where thou hast seen that Jehovah thy God hath borne thee as a man beareth his son, in all the way which ye have gone, till your coming in unto this place.

Proverbs 20:7

7 The righteous is walking habitually in his integrity, O the happiness of his sons after him!

Proverbs 14:26

26 In the fear of Jehovah is strong confidence, And to His sons there is a refuge.

Proverbs 22:6

6 Give instruction to a youth about his way, Even when he is old he turneth not from it.

Proverbs 23:22

22 Hearken to thy father, who begat thee, And despise not thy mother when she hath become old.

Matthew 23:9

9 and ye may not call any your father on the earth, for one is your Father, who is in the heavens,

Genesis 18:19

19 for I have known him, that he commandeth his children, and his house after him (and they have kept the way of Jehovah), to do righteousness and judgment, that Jehovah may bring on Abraham that which He hath spoken concerning him.'

Proverbs 23:24

24 The father of the righteous rejoiceth greatly, The begetter of the wise rejoiceth in him.

Proverbs 17:6

6 Sons' sons are the crown of old men, And the glory of sons are their fathers.

Proverbs 3:11-12

11 Chastisement of Jehovah, my son, despise not, And be not vexed with His reproof, 12 For whom Jehovah loveth He reproveth, Even as a father the son He is pleased with.

Malachi 4:6

6 And he hath turned back the heart of fathers to sons, And the heart of sons to their fathers, Before I come and have utterly smitten the land!

Ephesians 6:4

4 And the fathers! provoke not your children, but nourish them in the instruction and admonition of the Lord.

Ephesians 6:1-4

1 The children! obey your parents in the Lord, for this is righteous; 2 honour thy father and mother, 3 which is the first command with a promise, `That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live a long time upon the land.' 4 And the fathers! provoke not your children, but nourish them in the instruction and admonition of the Lord.

Psalms 103:13

13 As a father hath mercy on sons, Jehovah hath mercy on those fearing Him.

Psalms 127:3-5

3 Lo, an inheritance of Jehovah are sons, A reward is the fruit of the womb. 4 As arrows in the hand of a mighty one, So are the sons of the young men. 5 O the happiness of the man Who hath filled his quiver with them, They are not ashamed, For they speak with enemies in the gate!

Colossians 3:21

21 the fathers! vex not your children, lest they be discouraged.

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