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Bible Verses for Father's Day

A Collection of Inspirational Scriptures for Men and Fathers

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Father's Day Bible Verses
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Is your father a man of integrity with a heart that follows after God? Why not bless him this Father's Day with one of these Bible verses for Dad.

Bible Verses for Fathers

1 Chronicles 29:17
I know, my God, that you test the heart and are pleased with integrity ... (NIV)

Deuteronomy 1:29-31
Then I said to you, "Do not be terrified; do not be afraid of them. The LORD your God, who is going before you, will fight for you, as he did for you in Egypt, before your very eyes, and in the desert. There you saw how the LORD your God carried you, as a father carries his son, all the way you went until you reached this place." (NIV)

Joshua 1:9
...Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. (NIV)

Malachi 4:6
He will turn the hearts of the fathers to their children, and the hearts of the children to their fathers; or else I will come and strike the land with a curse. (NIV)

Psalm 103:13
As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him; (NIV)

Proverbs 3:11-12
My son, do not despise the LORD's discipline
and do not resent his rebuke,
because the LORD disciplines those he loves,
as a father the son he delights in.
(NIV)

Proverbs 3:32
For the LORD detests a perverse man
but takes the upright into his confidence.
(NIV)

Proverbs 10:9
The man of integrity walks securely,
but he who takes crooked paths will be found out.
(NIV)

Proverbs 17:24
A discerning man keeps wisdom in view,
but a fool's eyes wander to the ends of the earth.
(NIV)

Proverbs 17:27
A man of knowledge uses words with restraint,
and a man of understanding is even-tempered.
(NIV)

Proverbs 23:22
Listen to your father, who gave you life,
and do not despise your mother when she is old.
(NIV)

Proverbs 23:24
The father of a righteous man has great joy;
he who has a wise son delights in him.
(NIV)

Ephesians 6:4
Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord. (NIV)

Colossians 3:21
Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged. (NIV)

Hebrews 12:7
Endure hardship as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father? (NIV)

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