Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand firm.
Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
“Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.”
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places,
For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.
Built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Christ Jesus himself being the cornerstone, in whom the whole structure, being joined together, grows into a holy temple in the Lord. In him you also are being built together into a dwelling place for God by the Spirit.
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
In him we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to the purpose of him who works all things according to the counsel of his will