4 For God said, ‘Honor your father and mother’aand ‘Anyone who curses their father or mother is to be put to death.’b

References for Matthew 15:4

    • • 15:4 - Exodus 20:12; Deut. 5:16
    • – 15:4 - Exodus 21:17; Lev. 20:9
      5 But you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is ‘devoted to God,’
      6 they are not to ‘honor their father or mother’ with it. Thus you nullify the word of God for the sake of your tradition.