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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Parents

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  • Receive their children from God
    Genesis 33:5; 1 Samuel 1:27; Psalm 127:3

  • THEIR DUTY TO THEIR CHILDREN IS
    • To love them
      Titus 2:4
    • To bring them to Christ
      Matthew 19:13,14
    • To train them up for God
      Proverbs 22:6; Ephesians 6:4
    • To instruct them in God's word
      Deuteronomy 4:9; 11:19; Isaiah 38:19
    • To tell them of God's judgments
      Joel 1:3
    • To tell them of the miraculous works of God
      Exodus 10:2; Psalm 78:4
    • To command them to obey God
      Deuteronomy 32:46; 1 Chronicles 28:9
    • To bless them
      Genesis 48:15; Hebrews 11:20
    • To pity them
      Psalm 103:13
    • To provide for them
      Job 42:15; 2 Corinthians 12:14; 1 Timothy 5:8
    • To rule them
      1 Timothy 3:4,12
    • To correct them
      Proverbs 13:24; 19:18; 23:13; 29:17; Hebrews 12:7
    • Not to provoke them
      Ephesians 6:4; Colossians 3:21
    • Not to make unholy connections for them
      Genesis 24:1-4; 28:1,2

  • Wicked children, a cause of grief to
    Proverbs 10:1; 17:25

  • SHOULD PRAY FOR THEIR CHILDREN
    • For their spiritual welfare
      Genesis 17:18; 1 Chronicles 29:19
    • When in temptation
      Job 1:5
    • When in sickness
      2 Samuel 12:16; Mark 5:23; John 4:46,49

  • When Faithful
    • Are blessed by their children
      Proverbs 31:28
    • Leave a blessing to their children
      Psalm 112:2; Proverbs 11:21; Isaiah 65:23

  • Sins of, visited on their children
    Exodus 20:5; Isaiah 14:20; Lamentations 5:7

  • Negligence of, sorely punished
    1 Samuel 3:13

  • WHEN WICKED
    • Instruct their children in evil
      Jeremiah 9:14; 1 Peter 1:18
    • Set a bad example to their children
      Ezekiel 20:18; Amos 2:4

  • Good - Exemplified
    • Abraham
      Genesis 18:19
    • Jacob
      Genesis 44:20,30
    • Joseph
      Genesis 48:13-20
    • Mother of Moses
      Exodus 2:2,3
    • Manoah
      Judges 13:8
    • Hannah
      1 Samuel 1:28
    • David
      2 Samuel 18:5,33
    • Shunammite
      2 Kings 4:19,20
    • Job
      Job 1:5
    • Mother of Lemuel
      Proverbs 31:1
    • Nobleman
      John 4:49
    • Lois and Eunice
      2 Timothy 1:5

  • Bad - Exemplified
    • Mother of Micah
      Judges 17:3
    • Eli
      1 Samuel 3:13
    • Saul
      1 Samuel 20:33
    • Athaliah
      2 Chronicles 22:3
    • Manasseh
      2 Chronicles 33:6
    • Herodias
      Mark 6:24

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Parents'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/p/parents.html. 1897.

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