New Living Translation
"Honor your father and mother." This is the first commandment with a promise:
King James Bible
Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;)
Darby Bible Translation
Honour thy father and thy mother, which is the first commandment with a promise,
World English Bible
"Honor your father and mother," which is the first commandment with a promise:
Young's Literal Translation
honour thy father and mother,
Ephesians 6:2 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:2 Honour - That is, love, reverence, obey, assist, in all things. The mother is particularly mentioned, as being more liable to be slighted than the father. Which is the first commandment with a promise - For the promise implied in the second commandment does not belong to the keeping that command in particular, but the whole law. Ex 20:12
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'Your feet shod with the preparation of the gospel of peace.'--Eph. vi. 15. Paul drew the first draft of this picture of the Christian armour in his first letter. It is a finished picture here. One can fancy that the Roman soldier to whom he was chained in his captivity, whilst this letter was being written, unconsciously sat for his likeness, and that each piece of his accoutrements was seized in succession by the Apostle's imagination and turned to a Christian use. It is worth noticing that there …
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"Honor your father and mother. Then you will live a long, full life in the land the LORD your God is giving you.
"Honor your father and mother, as the LORD your God commanded you. Then you will live a long, full life in the land the LORD your God is giving you.
And do not build houses or plant crops or vineyards, but always live in tents. If you follow these commands, you will live long, good lives in the land.'
If you honor your father and mother, "things will go well for you, and you will have a long life on the earth."
1 Timothy 5:4
But if she has children or grandchildren, their first responsibility is to show godliness at home and repay their parents by taking care of them. This is something that pleases God.
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