Bible Portal

Want to know what the Bible says about gods children? Here are 124 Bible verses about gods children from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible, New International Version (NIV), sorted from the most relevant to the least relevant.

Use the up or down arrow next to each verses to vote for this topic. Your input is important for us to improve it.

Note: Always check the context of a verse; Click the "Read Full Chapter" button next to each verse to read more. The context of a verse might put a very different slant on what the verse seems to say.

Proverbs 22:6 NIV
Start children off on the way they should go,
    and even when they are old they will not turn from it.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
155
Matthew 19:14 NIV
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
Read Full Chapter
Copy
125
Matthew 19:14 NIV
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
Read Full Chapter
Copy
125
Ephesians 6:4 NIV
Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
123
Matthew 18:10 NIV
“See that you do not despise one of these little ones. For I tell you that their angels in heaven always see the face of my Father in heaven.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
93
Mark 10:13-16 NIV
13 People were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them, but the disciples rebuked them. 14 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. 15 Truly I tell you, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it.” 16 And he took the children in his arms, placed his hands on them and blessed them.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
84
Proverbs 17:6 NIV
Children’s children are a crown to the aged,
    and parents are the pride of their children.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
82
Isaiah 54:13 NIV
All your children will be taught by the Lord,
    and great will be their peace.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
77
John 1:12 NIV
Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God
Read Full Chapter
Copy
76
Proverbs 22:15 NIV
Folly is bound up in the heart of a child,
    but the rod of discipline will drive it far away.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
74
2 Timothy 3:14-15 NIV
14 But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have become convinced of, because you know those from whom you learned it, 15 and how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
72
Proverbs 13:24 NIV
Whoever spares the rod hates their children,
    but the one who loves their children is careful to discipline them.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
70
John 3:16 NIV
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
68
Romans 8:14 NIV
For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
65
1 John 3:1 NIV
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.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
64
Ephesians 6:1-4 NIV
6 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise— 3 “so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.”
4 Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
62
Exodus 20:12 NIV
“Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
62
Matthew 21:15-16 NIV
15 But when the chief priests and the teachers of the law saw the wonderful things he did and the children shouting in the temple courts, “Hosanna to the Son of David,” they were indignant.
16 “Do you hear what these children are saying?” they asked him.
“Yes,” replied Jesus, “have you never read,
“‘From the lips of children and infants
    you, Lord, have called forth your praise’?”
Read Full Chapter
Copy
61
Proverbs 29:17 NIV
Discipline your children, and they will give you peace;
    they will bring you the delights you desire.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
60
Galatians 3:26 NIV
So in Christ Jesus you are all children of God through faith,
Read Full Chapter
Copy
58

Group of Brands