The Bible speaks on the issue of family quite often, and for most of us, family is one of the reasons we have such a strong faith. These Bible verses for families are great reminder of the blessings we have at home.
We want our children to grow up learning about God, about faith, and spreading the word.
Genesis 2:24 says a man and a woman would form a one-flesh union through marriage, and they with their children become a family.
Joel 1:3 Tell your sons about it, And let your sons tell their sons, And their sons the next generation.
Bible Verses About Familial Love
1 Corinthians 13:4-7
Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
1 Corinthians 13:7
Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
Because your steadfast love is better than life, my lips will praise you.
Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all offenses.
What The Bible Says About Marriage
That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh.
In the same way husbands should love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself.
Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.
Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves. Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others.
Wise Words About Parenting
And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth.”
Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
He who withholds his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him diligently.
Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so that they will not lose heart.