Ephesians 6:1-4 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
2 "Honor your father and mother" (this is the first commandment with a promise), 2 "Honor your father and mother"--which is the first commandment with a promise--
3 "that it may be well with you and that you may live long on the earth." 3 "that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth."
4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. 4 Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.