Sobre ter filhos
Train up a youth, in the direction of his duty, even when he becometh old, he will not depart from it.
Therefore shall ye lay these my words upon your heart, and upon your soul,and bind them for a sign upon your hand, and they shall serve as bands between your eyes;
and ye shall teach them unto your children by speaking of them,when thou sittest in thy house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down and when thou risest up;
Before I formed thee at thy birth, I took knowledge of thee, And before thy nativity, I hallowed thee,A prophet to the nations, I appointed thee.
Correct thy son, that he may give thee rest, that he may give delight to thy soul.
For, thou, didst possess thyself of my reins, thou didst weave me together in the womb of my mother.
I thank thee, in that fearfully was my being distinguished, Wonderful are thy works, and, mine own soul, is observing intently!
My substance was not hid from thee,when I was made in secret, when I was skilfully figured in the lower parts of the earth.
And God blessed them, and God said to them Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it,and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the bird of the heavens, and over every living thing that moveth on the land.
But, Jesus, saidSuffer the childrenand do not hinder themto come unto me,for, of such, is the kingdom of the heavens.
Lo! an inheritance from Yahweh, are children, A reward, the fruit of the womb:
As arrows in the hand of a warrior, so, are the children of young men.
How happy the man who hath filled his quiver with them! They will not be ashamed, but will speak with enemies in the gate.
Out of the mouth of children and sucklings, hast thou laid a foundation of strength,because of thine adversaries, to make foe and avenger be still.
Ye fathers! be not irritating your children, lest they be disheartened;
Causing the barren woman to dwell in household, A mother of sons in her joy! Praise ye Yah.