7 Bible Verses about Fathers Who Leave Their Children

1 Timothy 5:8 ESV / 171 helpful votes

But if anyone does not provide for his relatives, and especially for members of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.

Psalm 106:37 ESV / 34 helpful votes

They sacrificed their sons and their daughters to the demons;

Psalm 27:10 ESV / 26 helpful votes

For my father and my mother have forsaken me, but the Lord will take me in.

Matthew 10:36 ESV / 25 helpful votes

And a person's enemies will be those of his own household.

Psalm 106:27 ESV / 12 helpful votes

And would make their offspring fall among the nations, scattering them among the lands.

Matthew 10:42 ESV / 11 helpful votes

And whoever gives one of these little ones even a cup of cold water because he is a disciple, truly, I say to you, he will by no means lose his reward.”

Psalm 139:13-16 ESV / 9 helpful votes

For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother's womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well. My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, intricately woven in the depths of the earth. Your eyes saw my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there was none of them.

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