Ephesians 6:1-6 CSB

Children and Parents

1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, because this is right.

References for Ephesians 6:1

      2 Honor your father and mother -which is the first commandmenta with a promise-

      References for Ephesians 6:2

        • a 6:2 - Or is a preeminent commandment
          3 that it may go well with you and that you may have a long life in the land. b c d

          References for Ephesians 6:3

            • b 6:3 - Or life on the earth
            • c 6:3 - Col 3:20
            • d 6:3 - Ex 20:12
              4 And fathers, don't stir up anger in your children, but bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.e

              References for Ephesians 6:4

                • e 6:4 - Col 3:21

                  Slaves and Masters

                  5 Slaves, obey your humanf masters with fear and trembling, in the sincerity of your heart, as to Christ.

                  References for Ephesians 6:5

                    • f 6:5 - Lit according to the flesh
                      6 Don't [work only] while being watched, in order to please men, but as slaves of Christ, do God's will from your heart.g

                      References for Ephesians 6:6

                        • g 6:6 - Lit from soul