Bible Verses About Family

Bible Verses About Family
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Family is essential for everyone; there’s no shying away from that. But sometimes family can get rather disputable. You find yourself in a tug of war with disputes encircling love and resentment but fret not! We have Bible verses about family to help clear your head. You can thank us later.

Family is important in Christianity because it acts as your anchor, your guide. No matter where we go, we will always return to the family.

25 Bible Verses About Family

Bible Verses About Family; The Son

  1. A wise son makes a glad father, but a foolish man despises his mother.

Proverbs 15:20

  1. My son, if your heart is wise, then my heart will be glad indeed.

Proverbs 23:15

  1. Discipline your son, and he will give you rest; he will give delight to your heart.

Proverbs 29:17

  1. He who does violence to his father and chases away his mother is a son who brings shame and reproach. Cease to hear instruction, my son, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.

Proverbs 19:26-27

Bibles Verses About Family; The Wife

  1. Your wife will be like a fruitful vine within your house; your children will be like olive shoots around your table.

Psalm 128:3

  1. She gets up while it is still night; she provides food for her family and portions for her female servants. She considers a field and buys it; out of her earnings, she plants a vineyard. She sets about her work vigorously; her arms are strong for her tasks.

Proverbs 31:15-17

Bible Verses About Family; For the Family

  1. Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.” Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.

Ephesians 6:1-5

  1. When a woman is giving birth, she has sorrow because her hour has come, but when she has delivered the baby, she no longer remembers the anguish, for joy that a human being has been born into the world.

John 16:21

  1. But if anyone does not provide for his relatives, and especially for members of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.

1 Timothy 5:8

  1. Say you are my sister, that it may go well with me because of you, and that my life may be spared for your sake.”

Genesis 12:13

  1. If anyone says, “I love God,” and hates his brother, he is a liar, for he who does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot love God whom he has not seen. And this commandment we have from him: whoever loves God must also love his brother.

1 John 4:20-21

Bible Verses About Family; The Father

  1. Listen to your father who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old. Buy truth, and do not sell it; buy wisdom, instruction, and understanding. The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice; he who fathers a wise son will be glad in him. Let your father and mother be glad; let her who bore you rejoice.

Proverbs 23:22-25

  1. If one curses his father or his mother, his lamp will be put out in utter darkness.

Proverbs 20:20

  1. You know the commandments: ‘Do not commit adultery, Do not murder, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Honor your father and mother.’”

Luke 18:20

  1. Every one of you shall revere his mother and his father, and you shall keep my Sabbaths: I am the Lordyour God.

Leviticus 19:3

  1. These commandments that I give you today are to be on your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.

Deuteronomy 6:6-7

  1. He who does violence to his father and chases away his mother is a son who brings shame and reproach. Cease to hear instruction, my son, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.

Proverbs 19:26-27

  1. For anyone who curses his father or his mother shall surely be put to death; he has cursed his father or his mother; his blood is upon him.

Leviticus 20:9

  1. Whoever loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me, and whoever loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.

Matthew 10:37

  1. The eye that mocks a father and scorns to obey a mother will be picked out by the ravens of the valley and eaten by the vultures.

Proverbs 30:17

Bible Verses About Family; The Children

  1. “Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward. Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children of one’s youth. Blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them! He shall not be put to shame when he speaks with his enemies in the gate.”

Psalm 127:3-5

  1. He must manage his own family well and see that his children obey him, and he must do so in a manner worthy of full respect.

1 Timothy 3:4

  1. Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.

Proverbs 22:6

Bible Verses About Family: Love

  1. Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

  1. Bear with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgive each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.

Colossians 3:13

Our Final Thoughts

Family is Jesus’s gift to us; we go to them when we’re happy, and we go to them when we’re upset. In any and every case, we rely on our family, which says a lot about trust and faith. Our anchor holds us steady at times when all else looks blurred. The Bible verses about family will remind you of your priorities and help you reassess where you think you stand.