Proverbs 17:6
Grandchildren are the crown of the aged, and the glory of a son is his father.
Cross References
Genesis 48:11
"I never expected to see your face again," Israel said to Joseph, "but now God has let me see your children as well."

Exodus 20:12
Honor your father and mother, so that your days may be long in the land the LORD your God is giving you.

Psalm 128:6
that you may see your children's children! Peace be upon Israel.

Proverbs 13:22
A good man leaves an inheritance to his children's children, but the sinner's wealth is passed to the righteous.

Malachi 1:6
"A son honors his father, and a servant his master. But if I am a father, where is My honor? And if I am a master, where is your fear of Me?" says the LORD of Hosts to you priests who despise My name. Yet you ask, "How have we despised Your name?"

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Genesis 50:23
He saw Ephraim's sons to the third generation, and indeed the sons of Machir son of Manasseh were brought up on Joseph's knees.

Job 42:16, 17
After this, Job lived 140 years and saw his children and their children to the fourth generation. . . .

Psalm 127:3-5
Children are indeed a heritage from the LORD, and the fruit of the womb is His reward. . . .

Psalm 128:3-6
Your wife will be like a fruitful vine flourishing within your house, your sons like olive shoots sitting around your table. . . .

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Exodus 3:14, 15
God said to Moses, "I AM WHO I AM. This is what you are to say to the Israelites: 'I AM has sent me to you.'" . . .

1 Kings 11:12
Nevertheless, for the sake of your father David, I will not do it during your lifetime; I will tear it out of the hand of your son.

1 Kings 15:4
Nevertheless, for the sake of David, the LORD his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem by raising up a son to succeed him and to make Jerusalem strong.

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