Help With Children and Parents

“Keep these words that I am commanding you today in your heart. Recite them to your children and talk about them when you are at home and when you are away, when you lie down and when you rise.” -- Deuteronomy 6:6-7

“Train children in the right way, and when old, they will not stray.” -- Proverbs 22:6

“My child, keep your father’s commandment, and do not forsake your mother’s teaching.” --Proverbs 6:20

“Grandchildren are the crown of the aged, and the glory of children is their parents.” -- Proverbs 17:6

“Even children make themselves known by their acts, by whether what they do is pure and right.” -- Proverbs 20:11

“A wise child makes a glad father, but a foolish child is a mother’s grief.” -- Proverbs 10:1

“My child, if your heart is wise, my heart too will be glad. 
My soul will rejoice when your lips speak what is right.” -- Proverbs 23:15-16

“Listen to your father who begot you, and do not despise your mother when she is old.” -- Proverbs 23:22

“The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice; he who begets a wise son will be glad in him. Let your father and mother be glad; let her who bore you rejoice.” -- Proverbs 23:24-25

“My child, give me your heart, and let your eyes observe my ways.” -- Proverbs 23:26

“…they (Mary and Joseph) brought him (Jesus) up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord …and they offered a sacrifice according to what is stated in the law of the Lord…” -- Luke 2:22-24

“People were bringing little children to him in order that he might touch them; and the disciples spoke sternly to them. But when Jesus saw this, he was indignant and said to them, ‘Let the little children come to me; do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of God belongs. Truly I tell you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God as a little child will never enter it.’ And he took them up in his arms, laid his hands on them, and blessed them.” -- Mark 10:13-16

“Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. Whoever becomes humble like this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven. Whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me.” -- Matthew 18:3-6

“But as for you (Timothy), continue in what you have learned and firmly believed, knowing from whom you learned it, and how from childhood you have known the sacred writings that are able to instruct you for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.” -- II Timothy 3:14-15

“…fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.” -- Ephesians 6:4

“Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. ‘Honor your father and mother’—this is the first commandment with a promise: ‘so that it may be well with you and you may live long on the earth.’” -- Ephesians 6:1-3

“You know the commandments: ‘You shall not commit adultery; You shall not murder; You shall not steal; You shall not bear false witness; Honor your father and mother.’” -- Luke 18:20