Biblical Quotes of Inspiration for Fatherhood
He will turn the hearts of the fathers to their children, and the hearts of the children to their fathers; or else I will come and strike the land with a curse.
– Malachi 4:6
Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
– Ephesians 6:4
Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged.
– Colossians 3:21
Honor thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.
– Exodus 20:12
A Father’s Blessing
“A righteous man who walks in his integrity – How blessed are his sons after him.”
– (Proverbs 20:7, NASB)
A Father’s Compassion
“Just as a father has compassion on his children, So the Lord has compassion on those who fear Him.”
– (Psalm 103:13, NASB)
A Father’s Legacy
“The father of one who is right with God will have much joy. He who has a wise son will be glad in him.”
– (Proverbs 23:24, NLV)
A Father’s Love
“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails.”
– (1 Corinthians 13:4-8a, NIV)
A wise son maketh a glad father.
– Proverbs 10:1
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