Bible Verses About Parents

Parents.
    Receive their children from God  Ge 33:5; 1Sa 1:27; Ps 127:3
    Their duty to their children is
      To love them.  Tit 2:4
      To bring them to Christ.  Mt 19:13,14
      To train them up for God.  Pr 22:6; Eph 6:4
      To instruct them in God's word.  De 4:9; 11:19; Isa 38:19
      To tell them of God's judgments.  Joe 1:3
      To tell them of the miraculous works of God.  Ex 10:2; Ps 78:4
      To command them to obey God.  De 32:46; 1Ch 28:9
      To bless them.  Ge 48:15; Heb 11:20
      To pity them.  Ps 103:13
      To provide for them.  Job 42:15; 2Co 12:14; 1Ti 5:8
      To rule them.  1Ti 3:4,12
      To correct them.  Pr 13:24; 19:18; 23:13; 29:17; Heb 12:7
      Not to provoke them.  Eph 6:4; Col 3:21
      Not to make unholy connections for them.  Ge 24:1-4; 28:1,2
    Wicked children, a cause of grief to  Pr 10:1; 17:25
    Should pray for their children
      For their spiritual welfare.  Ge 17:18; 1Ch 29:19
      When in temptation.  Job 1:5
      When in sickness.  2Sa 12:16; Mr 5:23; Joh 4:46,49
    When Faithful
      Are blessed by their children.  Pr 31:28
      Leave a blessing to their children.  Ps 112:2; Pr 11:21; Isa 65:23
    Sins of, visited on their children  Ex 20:5; Isa 14:20; La 5:7
    Negligence of, sorely punished  1Sa 3:13
    When wicked
      Instruct their children in evil.  Jer 9:14; 1Pe 1:18
      Set a bad example to their children.  Eze 20:18; Am 2:4
    Good - Exemplified
      Abraham.  Ge 18:19
      Jacob.  Ge 44:20,30
      Joseph.  Ge 48:13-20
      Mother of Moses.  Ex 2:2,3
      Manoah.  Jdj 13:8
      Hannah.  1Sa 1:28
      David.  2Sa 18:5,33
      Shunammite.  2Ki 4:19,20
      Job.  Job 1:5
      Mother of Lemuel.  Pr 31:1
      Nobleman.  Joh 4:49
      Lois and Eunice.  2Ti 1:5
    Bad - Exemplified
      Mother of Micah.  Jdj 17:3
      Eli.  1Sa 3:13
      Saul.  1Sa 20:33
      Athaliah.  2Ch 22:3
      Manasseh.  2Ch 33:6
      Herodias.  Mr 6:24