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Bible Verses on Family

Even Christians can have family problems. We are all human and sometimes it's hard to get along with our family members, especially when people go through huge life issues like a death in the family, losing a job, etc. Whether you are a child, mother or father, sometimes you just need advice on how to deal with your family. By reflecting on these Bible verses about family, you might just find the guidance you need.

    Exodus 20:12 Honor your father and your mother: that your days may be long on the land which the LORD your God gives you.
    Deuteronomy 5:16 Honor your father and your mother, as the LORD your God has commanded you; that your days may be prolonged, and that it may go well with you, in the land which the LORD your God gives you.
    Psalms 103:17 But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting on them that fear him, and his righteousness to children's children;
    Proverbs 1:8 My son, hear the instruction of your father, and forsake not the law of your mother:
    Proverbs 6:20 My son, keep your father's commandment, and forsake not the law of your mother:
    Proverbs 11:29 He that troubles his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.
    Proverbs 15:20 A wise son makes a glad father: but a foolish man despises his mother.
    Proverbs 15:27 He that is greedy of gain troubles his own house; but he that hates gifts shall live.
    Matthew 15:4 For God commanded, saying, Honor your father and mother: and, He that curses father or mother, let him die the death.
    Colossians 3:20 Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing to the Lord.