Colossians 3:20
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English Standard Version
Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.

King James Bible
Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing unto the Lord.

American Standard Version
Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing in the Lord.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing to the Lord.

English Revised Version
Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing in the Lord.

Webster's Bible Translation
Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well-pleasing to the Lord.

Weymouth New Testament
Children be obedient to your parents in everything; for that is right for Christians.

Colossians 3:20 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

This is well pleasing

Expanded in Ephesians 6:2, Ephesians 6:3. Unto the Lord should be in the Lord.

Colossians 3:20 Parallel Commentaries

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obey.

Genesis 28:7 And that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Padanaram;

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.

Leviticus 19:3 You shall fear every man his mother, and his father, and keep my sabbaths: I am the LORD your God.

Deuteronomy 21:18-21 If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son, which will not obey the voice of his father, or the voice of his mother, and that...

Deuteronomy 27:16 Cursed be he that sets light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Proverbs 6:20 My son, keep your father's commandment, and forsake not the law of your mother:

Proverbs 20:20 Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.

Proverbs 30:11,17 There is a generation that curses their father, and does not bless their mother...

Ezekiel 22:7 In you have they set light by father and mother: in the middle of you have they dealt by oppression with the stranger...

Malachi 1:6 A son honors his father, and a servant his master: if then I be a father, where is my honor? and if I be a master, where is my fear?...

Matthew 15:4-6 For God commanded, saying, Honor your father and mother: and, He that curses father or mother, let him die the death...

Matthew 19:19 Honor your father and your mother: and, You shall love your neighbor as yourself.

Ephesians 6:1-3 Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right...

in.

Colossians 3:22 Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh; not with eye-service, as men pleasers; but in singleness of heart...

Ephesians 5:24 Therefore as the church is subject to Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in every thing.

Titus 2:9 Exhort servants to be obedient to their own masters, and to please them well in all things; not answering again;

well pleasing.

Colossians 1:10 That you might walk worthy of the Lord to all pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God;

Philippians 4:18 But I have all, and abound: I am full, having received of Epaphroditus the things which were sent from you, an odor of a sweet smell...

Hebrews 13:21 Make you perfect in every good work to do his will, working in you that which is well pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ...

Cross References
Deuteronomy 5:16
"'Honor your father and your mother, as the LORD your God commanded you, that your days may be long, and that it may go well with you in the land that the LORD your God is giving you.

Ruth 3:5
And she replied, "All that you say I will do."

Jeremiah 35:8
We have obeyed the voice of Jonadab the son of Rechab, our father, in all that he commanded us, to drink no wine all our days, ourselves, our wives, our sons, or our daughters,

Ephesians 6:1
Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.

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