Bible Verses about Parents and Parenting
Browse a collection of Bible verses about parents and parenting in a Godly way! Discover the biblical teachings about parenting and training our children in the ways and faith of the Lord.
"Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord." (Ephesians 6:4)
"Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it." (Proverbs 22:6)
May these Bible verses about parents inspire you to be a righteous parent or prepare for parenting as a Christian! God bless all parents!
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1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 "Honor your father and mother"-which is the first commandment with a promise- 3 "so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth." 4 Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
15 A rod and a reprimand impart wisdom, but a child left undisciplined disgraces its mother. 16 When the wicked thrive, so does sin, but the righteous will see their downfall. 17 Discipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire.