Parallel Bible results for Ephesians 6:1-6

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Ephesians 6:1-6

NIV 1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. NIV 1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. NIV 2 "Honor your father and mother"--which is the first commandment with a promise-- NIV 2 "Honor your father and mother"--which is the first commandment with a promise-- NIV 3 "that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth." NIV 3 "that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth." NIV 4 Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord. NIV 4 Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord. NIV 5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with respect and fear, and with sincerity of heart, just as you would obey Christ. NIV 5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with respect and fear, and with sincerity of heart, just as you would obey Christ. NIV 6 Obey them not only to win their favor when their eye is on you, but like slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from your heart. NIV 6 Obey them not only to win their favor when their eye is on you, but like slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from your heart.