Caring for Elderly Parents Bible Verses



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1 TIMOTHY 5:8In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 8 But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.

1 TIMOTHY 5:4In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 4 But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to shew piety at home, and to requite their parents: for that is good and acceptable before God.

EXODUS 20:12In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 12 Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.

DEUTERONOMY 5:16In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 16 Honour thy father and thy mother, as the Lord thy God hath commanded thee; that thy days may be prolonged, and that it may go well with thee, in the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.

2 TIMOTHY 3:2In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 2 For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy,

MARK 7:9–13Verses in the Bible

  • 9 And he said unto them, Full well ye reject the commandment of God, that ye may keep your own tradition.
    Mark 7:9 Meaning
  • 10 For Moses said, Honour thy father and thy mother; and, Whoso curseth father or mother, let him die the death:
    Mark 7:10 Meaning
  • 11 But ye say, If a man shall say to his father or mother, It is Corban, that is to say, a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be profited by me; he shall be free.
    Mark 7:11 Meaning
  • 12 And ye suffer him no more to do ought for his father or his mother;
    Mark 7:12 Meaning
  • 13 Making the word of God of none effect through your tradition, which ye have delivered: and many such like things do ye.
    Mark 7:13 Meaning

EPHESIANS 6:2–3Verses in the Bible

LEVITICUS 19:32In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 32 Thou shalt rise up before the hoary head, and honour the face of the old man, and fear thy God: I am the Lord.

EPHESIANS 6:1In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.

JAMES 1:27In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 27 Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep himself unspotted from the world.

1 CORINTHIANS 13:4In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 4 Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up,

1 TIMOTHY 5:1In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 1 Rebuke not an elder, but intreat him as a father; and the younger men as brethren;

EPHESIANS 6:4In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 4 And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.

1 TIMOTHY 5:1–2Verses in the Bible

EPHESIANS 6:2In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 2 Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;)

1 TIMOTHY 5:16In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 16 If any man or woman that believeth have widows, let them relieve them, and let not the church be charged; that it may relieve them that are widows indeed.

1 TIMOTHY 5:3In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 3 Honour widows that are widows indeed.

REVELATION 21:4In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 4 And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.

JOHN 19:25–27Verses in the Bible

  • 25 Now there stood by the cross of Jesus his mother, and his mother's sister, Mary the wife of Cleophas, and Mary Magdalene.
    John 19:25 Meaning
  • 26 When Jesus therefore saw his mother, and the disciple standing by, whom he loved, he saith unto his mother, Woman, behold thy son!
    John 19:26 Meaning
  • 27 Then saith he to the disciple, Behold thy mother! And from that hour that disciple took her unto his own home.
    John 19:27 Meaning

2 CORINTHIANS 1:4–11Verses in the Bible

  • 4 Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.
    2 Corinthians 1:4 Meaning
  • 5 For as the sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also aboundeth by Christ.
    2 Corinthians 1:5 Meaning
  • 6 And whether we be afflicted, it is for your consolation and salvation, which is effectual in the enduring of the same sufferings which we also suffer: or whether we be comforted, it is for your consolation and salvation.
    2 Corinthians 1:6 Meaning
  • 7 And our hope of you is stedfast, knowing, that as ye are partakers of the sufferings, so shall ye be also of the consolation.
    2 Corinthians 1:7 Meaning
  • 8 For we would not, brethren, have you ignorant of our trouble which came to us in Asia, that we were pressed out of measure, above strength, insomuch that we despaired even of life:
    2 Corinthians 1:8 Meaning
  • 9 But we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God which raiseth the dead:
    2 Corinthians 1:9 Meaning
  • 10 Who delivered us from so great a death, and doth deliver: in whom we trust that he will yet deliver us;
    2 Corinthians 1:10 Meaning
  • 11 Ye also helping together by prayer for us, that for the gift bestowed upon us by the means of many persons thanks may be given by many on our behalf.
    2 Corinthians 1:11 Meaning

1 TIMOTHY 5:14In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 14 I will therefore that the younger women marry, bear children, guide the house, give none occasion to the adversary to speak reproachfully.

EPHESIANS 4:32In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 32 And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

ROMANS 2:7In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 7 To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:

EPHESIANS 6:1–3Verses in the Bible

JAMES 2:14–17Verses in the Bible

  • 14 What doth it profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not works? can faith save him?
    James 2:14 Meaning
  • 15 If a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food,
    James 2:15 Meaning
  • 16 And one of you say unto them, Depart in peace, be ye warmed and filled; notwithstanding ye give them not those things which are needful to the body; what doth it profit?
    James 2:16 Meaning
  • 17 Even so faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone.
    James 2:17 Meaning


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