Mothers Bible Verses

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

WORDS OF GOD AND JESUS IN RED

What does the Bible say about Mothers? Here are 35 verses related to Mothers. Use this table of contents to go to any section:

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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.

EXODUS 21:15,17Verses in the Bible

  • 15 And he that smiteth his father, or his mother, shall be surely put to death.
    Exodus 21:15 Meaning
  • 16 And he that stealeth a man, and selleth him, or if he be found in his hand, he shall surely be put to death.
    Exodus 21:16 Meaning
  • 17 And he that curseth his father, or his mother, shall surely be put to death.
    Exodus 21:17 Meaning

LEVITICUS 18:7In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 7 The nakedness of thy father, or the nakedness of thy mother, shalt thou not uncover: she is thy mother; thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.

LEVITICUS 19:3In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 3 Ye shall fear every man his mother, and his father, and keep my sabbaths: I am the Lord your God.

LEVITICUS 20:9In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 9 For every one that curseth his father or his mother shall be surely put to death: he hath cursed his father or his mother; his blood shall be upon him.

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.

1 KINGS 19:20In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 20 And he left the oxen, and ran after Elijah, and said, Let me, I pray thee, kiss my father and my mother, and then I will follow thee. And he said unto him, Go back again: for what have I done to thee?

PROVERBS 1:8In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 8 My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother:

PROVERBS 6:20In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 20 My son, keep thy father's commandment, and forsake not the law of thy mother:

PROVERBS 10:1In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 1 The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.

PROVERBS 15:20In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 20 A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.

PROVERBS 19:26In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 26 He that wasteth his father, and chaseth away his mother, is a son that causeth shame, and bringeth reproach.

PROVERBS 20:20In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 20 Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.

PROVERBS 23:22-25Verses in the Bible

  • 22 Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, and despise not thy mother when she is old.
    Proverbs 23:22 Meaning
  • 23 Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.
    Proverbs 23:23 Meaning
  • 24 The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: and he that begetteth a wise child shall have joy of him.
    Proverbs 23:24 Meaning
  • 25 Thy father and thy mother shall be glad, and she that bare thee shall rejoice.
    Proverbs 23:25 Meaning

PROVERBS 28:24In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 24 Whoso robbeth his father or his mother, and saith, It is no transgression; the same is the companion of a destroyer.

PROVERBS 29:15In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 15 The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.

PROVERBS 30:11,17Verses in the Bible

  • 17 The eye that mocketh at his father, and despiseth to obey his mother, the ravens of the valley shall pick it out, and the young eagles shall eat it.
    Proverbs 30:17 Meaning

MATTHEW 10:37In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 37 He that loveth father or mother more than me is not worthy of me: and he that loveth son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.

MATTHEW 15:4-6Verses in the Bible

  • 4 For God commanded, saying, Honour thy father and mother: and, He that curseth father or mother, let him die the death.
    Matthew 15:4 Meaning
  • 5 But ye say, Whosoever shall say to his father or his mother, It is a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be profited by me;
    Matthew 15:5 Meaning
  • 6 And honour not his father or his mother, he shall be free. Thus have ye made the commandment of God of none effect by your tradition.
    Matthew 15:6 Meaning

MATTHEW 19:19In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 19 Honour thy father and thy mother: and, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.

MARK 7:10-12Verses in the Bible

  • 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

MARK 10:19In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 19 Thou knowest the commandments, Do not commit adultery, Do not kill, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Defraud not, Honour thy father and mother.

LUKE 18:20In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 20 Thou knowest the commandments, Do not commit adultery, Do not kill, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Honour thy father and thy mother.

EPHESIANS 6:2In the Bible Verse Meaning

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

2 TIMOTHY 1:5In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 5 When I call to remembrance the unfeigned faith that is in thee, which dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois, and thy mother Eunice; and I am persuaded that in thee also.

• See Children,Duty of

• See Mother-In-Law

• See Parents

Sources

The King James Bible text is sourced from the BibleForgeDB database (https://github.com/bibleforge) within the BibleForge project (http://bibleforge.com). Bible topic categories and verse references are from Nave's Topical Bible (1896) by Orville James Nave (1841–1917). Popularity rankings are based on search volume data from the Google AdWords Keyword Planner tool.


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