Jesus said to him, "I am the Way and the Truth and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
In my Father's house are many abiding places. If it were not so I would have told you.
Become compassionate as your Father is compassionate.
7 It is for discipline that you are enduring. God is laying it upon you as upon sons. For what son is there whom his father does not discipline?
8 But if you are without discipline, in which all share, then you are bastards and not sons.
9 Besides, we had fathers of our flesh who disciplined us and we used to reverence them. Shall we not much more be submissive to the Father of our spirits and live?
10 For they for a few days disciplined us as seemed good to them, but he for our profit, that we may share his holiness.
For the earnest expectation of the creation is waiting for the revelation of the sons of God.
SEE what love the Father has bestowed on us that we should be called children of God. And so we are. The reason why tho world does not know us is that it did not know him.
Whatever you ask in my name that I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
All who received him \'97 to them he gave power to become children of God, to those who believe in his name,
I have written to you, fathers, because you have come to know him who has been from the beginning. I have written to you, young men, because you are strong and the message of God remains in you and you have conquered the Evil One.
To God our Father be glory for the ages of the ages! Amen.
But do not you be called Rabbi. For one is your Teacher and all of you are brothers.
And do not call any one on earth Father, for one is your Father in heaven.
Do you think that I cannot call on my Father and have him send to me now more than twelve legions of angels?
He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all, how shall he not with him graciously give us all things?
No one has ever seen God; God the only Son, who is in the bosom of the Father, he has interpreted him.
every good gift and every perfect boon is from above; it descends from the Father of lights, with whom there is no change or shadow caused by turning.
But you, when you pray, go into your inner room and shut your door and pray to your Father who is in secret, and your Father, who sees in secret, will reward you.
11 What father is there among you who if his son asks for bread will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will he give him a serpent instead?
12 Or if he asks for an egg, will he give him a scorpion?
13 If then you, evil though you are, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Heavenly Father give a holy spirit to those who ask him."
And you, fathers, do not irritate your children, but bring them up in the education and admonition of the Lord.
Never fear, little flock! For it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom.
He who has my commands and keeps them \'97 he is the one that loves me. He who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him and will show myself to him."
For you did not receive a spirit of bondage leading again to fear, but you received a spirit of sonship, in which we cry, Abba, Father.
The Spirit itself witnesses with our spirits that we are children of God.
Do not love the world nor the things that are in the world. If any one loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him;
29 Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet one of them will not fall on the ground without your Father.
30 But even the hairs of your head are all numbered.
31 So do not fear. You are worth more than many sparrows.
1 CHILDREN, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
2 "Honor your father and your mother." This is the first commandment with a promise,
3 "That it may go well with you and you may be long-lived in the land."
4 And you, fathers, do not irritate your children, but bring them up in the education and admonition of the Lord.
28 and I give to them life eternal, and they will never perish, and no one will snatch them out of my hand.
29 My Father who gave them to me is greater than all, and no one can snatch them out of my Father's hand.
30 I and my Father are one."
Father, those thou didst give me \'97 I will that they also may be with me where I am, to behold my glory which thou hast given me, for thou lovedst me before the foundation of the world.
Children, obey your parents in everything, for this is pleasing in the Lord.
Fathers, do not irritate your children, for they may lose heart.
You must be perfect as your heavenly Father is perfect.
I am writing to you, fathers, because you have come to know him who has been from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because you have conquered the Evil One. I have written to you, little children, because you have come to know the Father.
"All things have been delivered tome by my Father, and no one knows the Son but the Father, nor does any one know the Father but the Son and he to whom the Son may choose to reveal him.
Look at the birds of the air. They do not sow nor reap nor gather into barns, but your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?
But you, when fasting, anoint your head and wash your face,
so as not to appear to men to be fasting, but to your Father who is in secret, and your Father, who sees in secret, will reward you.
Jesus answered him, "If any one loves me, he will keep my word, and my Father will love him and we will come to him and abide with him.