Ephesians 6:1-7 NLT

1 Children, obey your parents because you belong to the Lord, for this is the right thing to do.
2 "Honor your father and mother." This is the first of the Ten Commandments that ends with a promise.
3 And this is the promise: If you honor your father and mother, "you will live a long life, full of blessing." a

References for Ephesians 6:3

    • l 6:3 - Exod 20:12; Deut 5:16.
      4 And now a word to you fathers. Don't make your children angry by the way you treat them. Rather, bring them up with the discipline and instruction approved by the Lord.
      5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with deep respect and fear. Serve them sincerely as you would serve Christ.
      6 Work hard, but not just to please your masters when they are watching. As slaves of Christ, do the will of God with all your heart.
      7 Work with enthusiasm, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people.