|Last Updated : August 19, 2010
"And think not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to
our father: for I say unto you, that God is able of these
stones to raise up children unto Abraham."
Matthew 3:9, KJV
"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the
children of God."
Matthew 5:9, KJV
"But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that
curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them
which despitefully use you, and persecute you; That ye may
be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he
maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and
sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust."
Matthew 5:44-45, KJV
"And Jesus said unto them, Can the children of the
bridechamber mourn, as long as the bridegroom is with them?
but the days will come, when the bridegroom shall be taken
from them, and then shall they fast."
Matthew 9:15, KJV
"The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say,
Behold a man gluttonous, and a winebibber, a friend of
publicans and sinners. But wisdom is justified of her
Matthew 11:19, KJV
"The field is the world; the good seed are the children of
the kingdom; but the tares are the children of the wicked
Matthew 13:38, KJV
"And said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted,
and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the
kingdom of heaven."
Matthew 18:3, KJV
"But Jesus said, Suffer little children, and forbid them
not, to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven."
Matthew 19:14, KJV
"And the disciples were astonished at his words. But Jesus
answereth again, and saith unto them, Children, how hard is
it for them that trust in riches to enter into the kingdom
Mark 10:24, KJV
"And the lord commended the unjust steward, because he had
done wisely: for the children of this world are in their
generation wiser than the children of light."
Luke 16:8, KJV
"Neither can they die any more: for they are equal unto the
angels; and are the children of God, being the children of
Luke 20:36, KJV
"And this spake he not of himself: but being high priest
that year, he prophesied that Jesus should die for that
nation; And not for that nation only, but that also he
should gather together in one the children of God that were
John 11:51-52, KJV
"While ye have light, believe in the light, that ye may be
the children of light. These things spake Jesus, and
departed, and did hide himself from them."
John 12:36, KJV
"Little children, yet a little while I am with you. Ye shall
seek me: and as I said unto the Jews, Whither I go, ye
cannot come; so now I say to you."
John 13:33, KJV
"Then Jesus saith unto them, Children, have ye any meat?
They answered him, No."
John 21:5, KJV
"The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we
are the children of God: And if children, then heirs; heirs
of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if so be that we suffer
with him, that we may be also glorified together...Because
the creature itself also shall be delivered from the bondage
of corruption into the glorious liberty of the children of
Romans 8:16-17, 21, KJV
"For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ
Galatians 3:26, KJV
"Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by
Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of
Ephesians 1:5, KJV
"Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children;...For
ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the
Lord: walk as children of light:"
Ephesians 5:1, 8, KJV
"Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the
day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness."
1 Thessalonians 5:5, KJV
"As obedient children, not fashioning yourselves according
to the former lusts in your ignorance:"
1 Peter 1:14, KJV
"My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye
sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the
Father, Jesus Christ the righteous:...I write unto you,
little children, because your sins are forgiven you for his
name's sake. I write unto you, fathers, because ye have
known him that is from the beginning. I write unto you,
young men, because ye have overcome the wicked one. I write
unto you, little children, because ye have known the
Father...Little children, it is the last time: and as ye
have heard that antichrist shall come, even now are there
many antichrists; whereby we know that it is the last
time...And now, little children, abide in him; that, when he
shall appear, we may have confidence, and not be ashamed
before him at his coming."
1 John 2:1, 12-13, 18, 28, KJV
"Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth
righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous...In
this the children of God are manifest, and the children of
the devil: whosoever doeth not righteousness is not of God,
neither he that loveth not his brother...My little children,
let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and
1 John 3:7, 10, 18, KJV
"Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them:
because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the
1 John 4:4, KJV
"By this we know that we love the children of God, when we
love God, and keep his commandments...Little children, keep
yourselves from idols. Amen."
1 John 5:2, 21, KJV
"The elder unto the elect lady and her children, whom I love
in the truth; and not I only, but also all they that have
known the truth;...I rejoiced greatly that I found of thy
children walking in truth, as we have received a commandment
from the Father...The children of thy elect sister greet
2 John 1:1, 4, 13, KJV
"I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in
3 John 1:4, KJV