Children are the life’s greatest gift from the Lord and numerous Bible verses gives a child as a special part of the story. I still remember when Jesus let children come to Him. He says children deserve for the Kingdom of God. No matter whether you are a parent who just has a child or you as the son/daughter, these Bible quotes are for you.
55 Bible Quotes About Children
I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.
– 3 John 1:4
They are the children God has graciously given your servant.
– Genesis 33:5
In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
– Proverbs 3:6
These commandments that I give you today are to be on your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.
– Deuteronomy 6:6-7
God blessed them and said to them, “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground.”
– Genesis 1:28
Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the LORD your God is giving you.
– Exodus 20:12
And you will feel secure, because there is hope, you will look around and take your rest in security. You will lie down, and none will make you afraid
– Job 11:18-19
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
– Matthew 19:14
All your children will be taught by the LORD, and great will be their peace.
– Isaiah 54:13
Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.
– Deuteronomy 6:7
Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never ends.
– 1 Corinthians 13:7-8
Start children off on the way they should go,
and even when they are old they will not turn from it.
– Proverbs 22:6
Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.
– James 1:17
Keep his decrees and commands, which I am giving you today, so that it may go well with you and your children after you and that you may live long in the land the LORD your God gives you for all time.
– Deuteronomy 4:40Advertisement
The Spirit himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God, and if children, then heirs
– Romans 8:16-17
Can a mother forget the baby at her breast
and have no compassion on the child she has borne?
Though she may forget,
I will not forget you!
See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands;
your walls are ever before me.
– Isaiah 49:15-16
“Whoever welcomes one of these little children in my name welcomes me; and whoever welcomes me does not welcome me but the one who sent me.”
– Mark 9:37
Through the praise of children and infants you have established a stronghold against your enemies, to silence the foe and the avenger.
– Psalm 8:2
You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus
– 2 Timothy 2:1
Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
– Ephesians 6:4
When Jesus saw this, he was indignant. He said to them, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.”
– Mark 10:14
Children are a heritage from the LORD, offspring a reward from him.
– Psalm 127:3
For I have chosen him, that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the LORD by doing righteousness and justice, so that the LORD may bring to Abraham what he has promised him.”
– Genesis 18:19
Dear children, keep yourselves from idols.
– 1 John 5:21
Children’s children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their children.
– Proverbs 17:6
Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.
– Proverbs 22:6
Folly is bound up in the heart of a child, but the rod of discipline will drive it far away.
– Proverbs 22:15
Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.
– Proverbs 22:6
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.
– Matthew 5:9Advertisement
He settles the childless woman in her home as a happy mother of children. Praise the LORD.
– Psalm 113:9
Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. They are a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck.
– Proverbs 1:8-9
All your children shall be taught by the LORD, and great shall be the peace of your children.
– Isaiah 54:13
Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children.
– Ephesians 5:1
“Then Esau looked up and saw the women and children. “Who are these with you?” he asked. Jacob answered, “They are the children God has graciously given your servant.”
– Genesis 33:5
“And he took the children in his arms, placed his hands on them and blessed them.”
– Mark 10:16
“Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.”
– Colossians 3:20
“A wise son heeds his father’s instruction, but a mocker does not respond to rebukes.”
– Proverbs 13:1
“Discipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire.”
– Proverbs 29:17
All your children shall be taught by the LORD, and great shall be the peace
of your children.
– Isaiah 54:13
Fathers, do not provoke your children, lest they become discouraged.
– Colossians 3:21
So in Christ Jesus you are all children of God through faith, for all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.
– Galatians 3:26-27
“There is hope for your future, declares the Lord, and your children shall come back to their own country.”
– Jeremiah 31:17
They are always generous and lend freely; their children will be a blessing.
– Psalm 37:26
All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be competent, equipped for every good work.
– 2 Timothy 3:16-17Advertisement
See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him.
– 1 John 3:1
“For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God.”
– Romans 8:14
May the LORD cause you to flourish, both you and your children.
– Psalm 115:14
The living, the living, he thanks you, as I do this day; the father makes known to the children your faithfulness.
– Isaiah 38:19
Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God.
– John 1:12
“So in Christ Jesus you are all children of God through faith.”
– Galatians 3:26
Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one’s youth.
– Psalm 127:4
Whoever spares the rod hates his son, but he who loves him is diligent to discipline him.
– Proverbs 13:24
For the creation waits in eager expectation for the children of God to be revealed.
– Romans 8:19
Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations.
– Jeremiah 1:5
Now if we are children, then we are heirs—heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ, if indeed we share in his sufferings in order that we may also share in his glory.
– Romans 8:17