In celebration of mother’s day and in honour of all the amazing sacrifices and work mother’s do everyday, here are 15 awesome Bible verses on motherhood.
We also encourage you to get your mother or grandmother a gift during this time to show her how much you appreciate her efforts.
The bible verses were used to create this cool youtube video and you are invited to share this melodic video with mothers, family and friends.
“Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the LORD your God is giving you.”
“Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching.
9 They are a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck.”
My son, keep your father’s command and do not forsake your mother’s teaching.
21 Bind them always on your heart; fasten them around your neck.
Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.
22 Listen to your father, who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old.
23 Buy the truth and do not sell it— wisdom, instruction and insight as well.
24 The father of a righteous child has great joy; a man who fathers a wise son rejoices in him.
A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies.
11 Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value.
12 She brings him good, not harm, all the days of her life.
He settles the childless woman in her home as a happy mother of children. Praise the Lord!
Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her:
29 “Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.”
Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.
Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him.
For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb.
“Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will not forget you!
As a mother comforts her child, so will I comfort you.”
And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord
47 and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior,
48 for he has been mindful of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed,
49 for the Mighty One has done great things for me—holy is his name.
Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
2 “Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise
3 “so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.”
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