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

King James Bible
Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.

American Standard Version
Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is just.

English Revised Version
Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.

Webster's Bible Translation
Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.

Weymouth New Testament
Children, be obedient to your parents as a Christian duty, for it is a duty.

Ephesians 6:1 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

In the Lord

The children being with their parents in the Lord, are to be influenced by religious duty as well as by natural affection.

Right (δίκαιον)

Belonging essentially to the very nature of the relation.

Ephesians 6:1 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

obey.

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

Genesis 37:13 And Israel said to Joseph, Do not your brothers feed the flock in Shechem? come, and I will send you to them. And he said to him...

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 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...

1 Samuel 17:20 And David rose up early in the morning, and left the sheep with a keeper, and took, and went, as Jesse had commanded him...

Esther 2:20 Esther had not yet showed her kindred nor her people; as Mordecai had charged her: for Esther did the commandment of Mordecai...

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 23:22 Listen to your father that begat you, and despise not your mother when she is old.

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

Jeremiah 35:14 The words of Jonadab the son of Rechab, that he commanded his sons not to drink wine, are performed; for to this day they drink none...

Luke 2:51 And he went down with them, and came to Nazareth, and was subject to them: but his mother kept all these sayings in her heart.

Colossians 3:20 Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing to the Lord.

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in.

Ephesians 6:5,6 Servants, be obedient to them that are your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in singleness of your heart...

Romans 16:2 That you receive her in the Lord, as becomes saints, and that you assist her in whatever business she has need of you...

1 Corinthians 15:58 Therefore, my beloved brothers, be you steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord...

Colossians 3:16,17,23,24 Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs...

1 Peter 2:13 Submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake: whether it be to the king, as supreme;

for.

Nehemiah 9:13 You came down also on mount Sinai, and spoke with them from heaven, and gave them right judgments, and true laws...

Job 33:27 He looks on men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;

Psalm 19:8 The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Psalm 119:75,128 I know, O LORD, that your judgments are right, and that you in faithfulness have afflicted me...

Hosea 14:9 Who is wise, and he shall understand these things? prudent, and he shall know them? for the ways of the LORD are right...

Romans 7:12 Why the law is holy, and the commandment holy, and just, and good.

Romans 12:2 And be not conformed to this world: but be you transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good...

1 Timothy 5:4 But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to show piety at home, and to requite their parents...

Cross References
Deuteronomy 21:18
"If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who will not obey the voice of his father or the voice of his mother, and, though they discipline him, will not listen to them,

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

Proverbs 6:20
My son, keep your father's commandment, and forsake not your mother's teaching.

Proverbs 23:22
Listen to your father who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old.

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,

Jeremiah 35:18
But to the house of the Rechabites Jeremiah said, "Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel: Because you have obeyed the command of Jonadab your father and kept all his precepts and done all that he commanded you,

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

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