18 Bible Verses About Babies (ESV)

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  1. Ephesians 2:10 - "For we are his workmanship, created..."
  2. Proverbs 29:17 - "Discipline your son, and he will..."
  3. Ecclesiastes 11:5 - "As you do not know the..."
  4. Genesis 1:1 - "In the beginning, God created the..."
  5. Deuteronomy 11:9 - "and that you may live long..."
  6. Mark 10:15-16 - "Truly, I say to you, whoever..."
  7. Psalm 127:3-5 - "Behold, children are a heritage from..."
  8. Proverbs 1:8-9 - "Hear, my son, your father's instruction,..."
  9. 1 Samuel 2:27-28 - "And there came a man of..."
  10. Proverbs 22:6 - "Train up a child in the..."
  11. Matthew 18:9-10 - "And if your eye causes you..."
  12. Proverbs 23:22-24 - "Listen to your father who gave..."
  13. Jeremiah 1:5 - ""Before I formed you in the..."
  14. Deuteronomy 6:6-9 - "And these words that I command..."
  15. Luke 1:44 - "For behold, when the sound of..."
  16. Luke 2:23 - "(as it is written in the..."
  17. Joel 2:16-18 - "gather the people. Consecrate the congregation;..."
  18. Psalm 139:13-16 - "For you formed my inward parts;..."

1. Ephesians 2:10

10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.

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2. Proverbs 29:17

17 Discipline your son, and he will give you rest; he will give delight to your heart.

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3. Ecclesiastes 11:5

5 As you do not know the way the spirit comes to the bones in the womb of a woman with child, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything.

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4. Genesis 1:1

1 In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.

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5. Deuteronomy 11:9

9 and that you may live long in the land that the LORD swore to your fathers to give to them and to their offspring, a land flowing with milk and honey.

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6. Mark 10:15-16

15 Truly, I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God like a child shall not enter it." 16 And he took them in his arms and blessed them, laying his hands on them.

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7. Psalm 127:3-5

3 Behold, children are a heritage from the LORD, the fruit of the womb a reward. 4 Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children of one's youth. 5 Blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them! He shall not be put to shame when he speaks with his enemies in the gate.

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8. Proverbs 1:8-9

8 Hear, my son, your father's instruction, and forsake not your mother's teaching, 9 for they are a graceful garland for your head and pendants for your neck.

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9. 1 Samuel 2:27-28

27 And there came a man of God to Eli and said to him, "Thus the LORD has said, 'Did I indeed reveal myself to the house of your father when they were in Egypt subject to the house of Pharaoh? 28 Did I choose him out of all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to go up to my altar, to burn incense, to wear an ephod before me? I gave to the house of your father all my offerings by fire from the people of Israel.

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10. Proverbs 22:6

6 Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.

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11. Matthew 18:9-10

9 And if your eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away. It is better for you to enter life with one eye than with two eyes to be thrown into the hell of fire. 10 "See that you do not despise one of these little ones. For I tell you that in heaven their angels always see the face of my Father who is in heaven.

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12. Proverbs 23:22-24

22 Listen to your father who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old. 23 Buy truth, and do not sell it; buy wisdom, instruction, and understanding. 24 The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice; he who fathers a wise son will be glad in him.

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13. Jeremiah 1:5

5 "Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations."

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14. Deuteronomy 6:6-9

6 And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. 7 You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise. 8 You shall bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontlets between your eyes. 9 You shall write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates.

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15. Luke 1:44

44 For behold, when the sound of your greeting came to my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.

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16. Luke 2:23

23 (as it is written in the Law of the Lord, "Every male who first opens the womb shall be called holy to the Lord")

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17. Joel 2:16-18

16 gather the people. Consecrate the congregation; assemble the elders; gather the children, even nursing infants. Let the bridegroom leave his room, and the bride her chamber. 17 Between the vestibule and the altar let the priests, the ministers of the LORD, weep and say, "Spare your people, O LORD, and make not your heritage a reproach, a byword among the nations. Why should they say among the peoples, 'Where is their God?'" 18 Then the LORD became jealous for his land and had pity on his people.

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18. Psalm 139:13-16

13 For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother's womb. 14 I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well. 15 My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, intricately woven in the depths of the earth. 16 Your eyes saw my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there were none of them.

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Table of Contents

  1. Psalm 127:3-5
  2. Psalm 139:13-16
  3. Genesis 1:1
  4. Deuteronomy 6:6-9
  5. Deuteronomy 11:9
  6. 1 Samuel 2:27-28
  7. Proverbs 1:8-9
  8. Proverbs 22:6
  9. Proverbs 23:22-24
  10. Proverbs 29:17
  11. Ecclesiastes 11:5
  12. Jeremiah 1:5
  13. Joel 2:16-18
  14. Matthew 18:9-10
  15. Mark 10:15-16
  16. Luke 1:44
  17. Luke 2:23
  18. Ephesians 2:10

Psalm 127:3-5

3 Behold, children are a heritage from the LORD, the fruit of the womb a reward. 4 Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children of one's youth. 5 Blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them! He shall not be put to shame when he speaks with his enemies in the gate.

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Psalm 139:13-16

13 For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother's womb. 14 I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well. 15 My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, intricately woven in the depths of the earth. 16 Your eyes saw my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there were none of them.

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Genesis 1:1

1 In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.

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Deuteronomy 6:6-9

6 And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. 7 You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise. 8 You shall bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontlets between your eyes. 9 You shall write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates.

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Deuteronomy 11:9

9 and that you may live long in the land that the LORD swore to your fathers to give to them and to their offspring, a land flowing with milk and honey.

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1 Samuel 2:27-28

27 And there came a man of God to Eli and said to him, "Thus the LORD has said, 'Did I indeed reveal myself to the house of your father when they were in Egypt subject to the house of Pharaoh? 28 Did I choose him out of all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to go up to my altar, to burn incense, to wear an ephod before me? I gave to the house of your father all my offerings by fire from the people of Israel.

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Proverbs 1:8-9

8 Hear, my son, your father's instruction, and forsake not your mother's teaching, 9 for they are a graceful garland for your head and pendants for your neck.

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Proverbs 22:6

6 Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.

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Proverbs 23:22-24

22 Listen to your father who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old. 23 Buy truth, and do not sell it; buy wisdom, instruction, and understanding. 24 The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice; he who fathers a wise son will be glad in him.

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Proverbs 29:17

17 Discipline your son, and he will give you rest; he will give delight to your heart.

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Ecclesiastes 11:5

5 As you do not know the way the spirit comes to the bones in the womb of a woman with child, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything.

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Jeremiah 1:5

5 "Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations."

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Joel 2:16-18

16 gather the people. Consecrate the congregation; assemble the elders; gather the children, even nursing infants. Let the bridegroom leave his room, and the bride her chamber. 17 Between the vestibule and the altar let the priests, the ministers of the LORD, weep and say, "Spare your people, O LORD, and make not your heritage a reproach, a byword among the nations. Why should they say among the peoples, 'Where is their God?'" 18 Then the LORD became jealous for his land and had pity on his people.

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Matthew 18:9-10

9 And if your eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away. It is better for you to enter life with one eye than with two eyes to be thrown into the hell of fire. 10 "See that you do not despise one of these little ones. For I tell you that in heaven their angels always see the face of my Father who is in heaven.

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Mark 10:15-16

15 Truly, I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God like a child shall not enter it." 16 And he took them in his arms and blessed them, laying his hands on them.

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Luke 1:44

44 For behold, when the sound of your greeting came to my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.

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Luke 2:23

23 (as it is written in the Law of the Lord, "Every male who first opens the womb shall be called holy to the Lord")

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Ephesians 2:10

10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.

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