Bible Verses for Father’s Day
What better way to honor your father for Father's Day than with some specially selected Bible verses?
I lost my worldly father just over ten years ago and these scriptures have given me much comfort. I hope they comfort you as well.
As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him; (NIV)
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)
Listen to your father, who gave you life,
and do not despise your mother when she is old. (NIV)
The father of a righteous man has great joy;
he who has a wise son delights in him. (NIV)
Endure hardship as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father? (NIV)
Grandchildren are the crown of old men, And the glory of sons is their fathers. (NIV)
Hear, my son, your father's instruction And do not forsake your mother's teaching; (NIV)
He who withholds his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him diligently. (NIV)