Father's Day is the time to celebrate, commemorate, cherish and pay tribute to fathers, grandfathers, godfathers, stepfathers or any fatherly figure for that matter, who have raised, inspired, awed and adored you. It's a time to let the fathers know how precious they are and how much they are prized and doted for their endless guidance, love and support. And what better way to mark this day then pay them a tribute with Christian sayings. Your sincere most love and appreciation will be revealed manifold when you read out verses from the Bible to your dearest Daddy to make him feel special and loved. Here's presenting some of the most interesting and pharisaic verses taken from Old and New Testament of Holy Bible that are a true tribute to all the dads in the world. Pick any of them and make this Father's Day most memorable for your dear father. Have a look.
Bible Verses For Fathers
Read out the following article to know what Old and New Testaments of Holy Bible state about Father's Day.
Bible Verses For Fathers
- "1 Chronicles 29:17
I know, my God, that you test the heart and are pleased with integrity ..." (NIV)
- 1 Thessalonians 2:11-12
"As ye know how we exhorted and comforted
and charged every one of you, as a father doth his children."
- 1 Timothy 3:5
"For if a man know not how to rule his own house,
how shall he take care of the church of God?"
- 2 Corinthians 9:15
"Thanks be to God for his inexpressible gift!"
- Colossians 3:21
"Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged." (NIV)
- Deuteronomy 1:29-31
"Then I said to you, "Do not be terrified; do not be afraid of them. The LORD your God, who is going before you, will fight for you, as he did for you in Egypt, before your very eyes, and in the desert. There you saw how the LORD your God carried you, as a father carries his son, all the way you went until you reached this place." "(NIV)
- Ephesians 6:2
"Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise ;)"
- Ephesians 6:4
"And you, fathers, do not provoke your children to wrath,
but bring them up in the training and admonition of the Lord"
- Hebrews 12:7
"Endure hardship as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father?" (NIV)
- James 1:17
"Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change."
- Joshua 1:9
"...Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go." (NIV)
- Malachi 4:6
"He will turn the hearts of the fathers to their children, and the hearts of the children to their fathers; or else I will come and strike the land with a curse." (NIV)
- Proverbs 3:11-12
"My son, do not despise the LORD's discipline and do not resent his rebuke,
because the LORD disciplines those he loves, as a father the son he delights in." (NIV)
- Proverbs 3:32
"For the LORD detests a perverse man
but takes the upright into his confidence." (NIV)
- Proverbs 4:1-9
"A father's wisdom - "Hear, ye children, the instruction of a father, and attend to know understanding. For I give you good doctrine, forsake ye not my law. For I was my father's son, tender and only [beloved] in the sight of my mother. He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live. Get wisdom, get understanding: forget [it] not; neither decline from the words of my mouth. Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee. Wisdom [is] the principal thing; [therefore] get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding. Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost embrace her. She shall give to thine head an ornament of grace: a crown of glory shall she deliver to thee.""
- Proverbs 10:9
"The man of integrity walks securely,
but he who takes crooked paths will be found out." (NIV)
- Proverbs 17:6
"Grandchildren are the crown of the aged, and the glory of children is their fathers."
- Proverbs 17:24
"A discerning man keeps wisdom in view,
but a fool's eyes wander to the ends of the earth." (NIV)
- Proverbs 17:27
"A man of knowledge uses words with restraint,
and a man of understanding is even-tempered." (NIV)
- Proverbs 22:6
"Direct your children onto the right path,
and when they are older, they will not leave it."
- Proverbs 22:28
"Do not move the ancient landmark that your fathers have set."
- Proverbs 23:22
"Listen to your father, who gave you life,
and do not despise your mother when she is old." (NIV)
- Proverbs 23:24
"The father of a righteous man has great joy;
he who has a wise son delights in him." (NIV)
- Psalm 22:4
"Our fathers trusted in thee: they trusted, and thou didst deliver them."
- Psalm 44:1
"God, we have heard with our ears, our fathers have told us, what deeds you performed in their days, in the days of old:"
- Psalm 103:13
"As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him; "(NIV)