Best Bible Verses About Teaching Children

25 Best Bible Verses About Teaching Children

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Best Bible verses about teaching children

The word of God contains so many great Bible verses about children. Anyone who has children knows how things can be difficult, but also that it is a blessing to have children. I have put together a list of Bible verses to help understand what the Bible says about children, the importance of raising and teaching children, and some famous children in the Bible.

I pray that God will speak to you and touch your heart with these Scriptures. Remember that the Bible tells us that we should not only hear the word of God, but we should practice it (James 1:22). Read them, write them down and put them into action!


Bible Verses On How To Raise Children According To The Bible

Genesis 18:19 “For I know him, uthat he will command his children and his whousehold after him, and they shall keep the way of the Lord, to do justice and judgment; that the Lord may bring upon Abraham that which he hath spoken of him.”

Proverbs 22: 6 Instruct the child in the way he should follow; even if he is old, he will not depart from him.

Jehovah will teach Isaiah 54:13 And all your children, and high will be the peace of your children.

Colossians 3:21 Fathers, do not exasperate your children so that they will not be discouraged.

2 Timothy 3: 16-17 All Scripture is inspired by God and useful to teach, to rebuke, to correct, to instruct in righteousness, 3:17 so that the man of God is perfect, entirely prepared for all good work.

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Deuteronomy 4: 9 “Therefore, beware, and guard your soul with diligence, so that you do not forget the things that your eyes have seen, nor depart from your heart every day of your life; Rather, you will teach them to your children, and the children of your children. ”

Deuteronomy 6: 6-9 And these words that I command you today, will be upon your heart; 6: 7 and you will repeat them to your children, and you will speak of them being in your house, and walking on the road, and at bedtime, and when you get up. 6: 8 And you shall bind them as a sign in your hand, and they shall be as fronts between your eyes; 6: 9 and you will write them on the posts of your house and your doors.

Isaiah 38:19 “He who lives, he who lives, he will give you praise, as I do today; the father will make your truth known to the children.”

Matthew 7:12 “So whatever you want them to do with you, so also do with them, because this is the Law and the Prophets.

2 Timothy 1: 5 I remember your sincere faith, a faith that first inhabited your grandmother Loida and your mother Eunice, and I am sure that in you too.

2 Timothy 3: 14-15 But you remain firm in what you have learned and persuaded you, knowing who you have learned from childhood and who have known the Holy Scriptures, which can make you wise for salvation by faith in Christ Jesus.

Bible Verses About How To Discipline Children

Proverbs 13:24 He who hath punishment hath his son, But he who loves him disciplines him promptly.

Proverbs 23: 13-14 Do not retain a child’s discipline; If you punish him with a rod, he will not die. If you punish him with the rod, he will save his soul from Sheol.

Proverbs 29:15 The rod and the correction give wisdom, but the spoiled boy will shame his mother

Proverbs 29:17 Correct your son, and he will give you rest, and give joy to your heart.

Ephesians 6: 4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but raise them in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.

Children Are A Blessing From God According To The Bible

Psalm 113: 9 He makes the barren dwell in the family, who enjoys being the mother of children. Hallelujah.

Psalm 127: 3-5: Behold, the inheritance of Jehovah is the children; Thing of esteem the fruit of the belly. 127: 4 Like arrows in the hand of the brave, So are the children born in youth. 127: 5 Blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them; Will is not ashamed

Psalm 139: Because you formed my entrails; You made me in my mother’s belly. 139: 14 I will praise you; because formidable, marvelous are your works; I am amazed, and my soul knows it very well. 139: 15 My body was not concealed from you, Well that I was formed in the occult, and interwoven in the deepest part of the earth. 139: 16 My embryo saw your eyes, And in your book were written all those things that were then formed, Without missing one of them.

John 16:21 When a woman gives birth, she has pain, because her time has come; but after a child has given birth, he no longer remembers the anguish, for the joy that a man was born in the world.

James 1:17 Every good gift and every perfect gift descends from above, which descends from the Father of lights, in whom there is no change or shadow of variation.

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Exodus 2:10 “And when the child grew up, she brought him to Pharaoh’s daughter, who forbade him, and named him Moses, saying, Because I brought him out of the waters.”


1 Samuel 17: 33-37 Saul said to David: You cannot go against that Philistine, to fight him; because you are a boy, and he has been a man of war since his youth.17: 34 David answered Saul: Your servant was the shepherd of his father’s sheep; and when a lion came, or a bear, and took some lamb from the flock, 17:35 I went out after him, and wounded him, and delivered him from his mouth; and if he stood up against me, I would lay hold of his jaw, and he would hurt and kill him. 17:36 He was a lion, he was a bear, your servant killed him, and this uncircumcised Philistine will be like one of them because he has provoked the army of the living God. Of this, Philistine. And Saul said to David, Go, and the Lord be with you. ”


2 Chronicles 34: 1-3: 1 Josiah was eight years old when he began to reign, and he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem.

34: 2 He did what was right in the eyes of Jehovah, and walked in the ways of David, his father, without turning to the right or the left.34: 3 Eight years after his reign, while still a boy, he began seeking the God of David, his father, and at twelve, he began to clean Judah and Jerusalem from high places, images of Asherah, sculptures, and molten images.


Luke 2: 42-50, and when he was twelve, they went up to Jerusalem according to the custom of the feast. 2:43 When they returned, after the party was over, the baby Jesus stayed in Jerusalem, without Joseph and his mother knowing. 2:44 And thinking that he was among the company, they walked one day, and they looked for him among relatives and acquaintances; 2:45, but since they did not find him, they returned to Jerusalem looking for him. 2:46 And it came to pass that three days later they found him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the doctors of the law, hearing and asking them.2: 47 And all that heard him marveled at his intelligence and his answers.2: 48 When they saw him, they were surprised; And his mother said to him, Son, why have you made us so? Behold, your father and I have looked for you with anguish. 2:49 Then he said to them: Why did you look for me? Didn’t you know that in my Father’s business, I need to be? 2:50 But they did not understand the words he spoke to them.

Now that you have read what God’s Word says about the importance of children, shouldn’t there be a call to action with these Bible verses? Do not forget that God calls us to be makers of his word and not just listeners. (James 1:22)

A thousand blessings!

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