Children, Wicked

  • Know not God.

    1 Samuel 2:12 Now the sons of Eli were sons of Belial; they knew not the LORD.

  • Are void of understanding.

    Proverbs 7:7 And beheld among the simple ones, I discerned among the youths, a young man void of understanding,

  • Are proud.

    Isaiah 3:5 And the people shall be oppressed, every one by another, and every one by his neighbour: the child shall behave himself proudly against the ancient, and the base against the honourable.

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  • WITH REGARD TO PARENTS
    • Hearken not to them.

      1 Samuel 2:25 If one man sin against another, the judge shall judge him: but if a man sin against the LORD, who shall intreat for him? Notwithstanding they hearkened not unto the voice of their father, because the LORD would slay them.

    • Despise them.

      Proverbs 15:5 A fool despiseth his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent.

      Proverbs 15:20 A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.

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    • Curse them.

      Proverbs 30:11 There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.

    • Bring reproach on them.

      Proverbs 19:26 He that wasteth his father, and chaseth away his mother, is a son that causeth shame, and bringeth reproach.

    • Are a calamity to them.

      Proverbs 19:13 A foolish son is the calamity of his father: and the contentions of a wife are a continual dropping.

    • Are a grief to them.

      Proverbs 17:25 A foolish son is a grief to his father, and bitterness to her that bare him.

  • Despise their elders.

    Job 19:18 Yea, young children despised me; I arose, and they spake against me.

  • PUNISHMENT OF, FOR
    • Setting light by parents.

      Deuteronomy 27:16 Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    • Disobeying parents.

      Deuteronomy 21:21 And all the men of his city shall stone him with stones, that he die: so shalt thou put evil away from among you; and all Israel shall hear, and fear.

    • Mocking parents.

      Proverbs 30:17 The eye that mocketh at his father, and despiseth to obey his mother, the ravens of the valley shall pick it out, and the young eagles shall eat it.

    • Cursing parents.

      Exodus 21:15 And he that smiteth his father, or his mother, shall be surely put to death.

      Mark 7:10 For Moses said, Honour thy father and thy mother; and, Whoso curseth father or mother, let him die the death:

    • Smiting parents.

      Exodus 21:15 And he that smiteth his father, or his mother, shall be surely put to death.

    • Mocking of a prophet.

      2 Kings 2:23-24 And he went up from thence unto Bethel: and as he was going up by the way, there came forth little children out of the city, and mocked him, and said unto him, Go up, thou bald head; go up, thou bald head. 24 And he turned back, and looked on them, and cursed them in the name of the LORD. And there came forth two she bears out of the wood, and tare forty and two children of them.

    • Gluttony and drunkenness.

      Deuteronomy 21:20-21 And they shall say unto the elders of his city, This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he will not obey our voice; he is a glutton, and a drunkard. 21 And all the men of his city shall stone him with stones, that he die: so shalt thou put evil away from among you; and all Israel shall hear, and fear.

  • Their guilt in robbing parents.

    Proverbs 28:24 Whoso robbeth his father or his mother, and saith, It is no transgression; the same is the companion of a destroyer.

  • Exemplified.

    Esau,

    Genesis 26:34-35 And Esau was forty years old when he took to wife Judith the daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and Bashemath the daughter of Elon the Hittite: 35 Which were a grief of mind unto Isaac and to Rebekah.

    Sons of Eli,

    1 Samuel 2:12 Now the sons of Eli were sons of Belial; they knew not the LORD.

    1 Samuel 2:17 Wherefore the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD: for men abhorred the offering of the LORD.

    Sons of Samuel,

    1 Samuel 8:3 And his sons walked not in his ways, but turned aside after lucre, and took bribes, and perverted judgment.

    Absalom,

    2 Samuel 15:10 But Absalom sent spies throughout all the tribes of Israel, saying, As soon as ye hear the sound of the trumpet, then ye shall say, Absalom reigneth in Hebron.

    Adonijah,

    1 Kings 1:5-6 Then Adonijah the son of Haggith exalted himself, saying, I will be king: and he prepared him chariots and horsemen, and fifty men to run before him. 6 And his father had not displeased him at any time in saying, Why hast thou done so? and he also was a very goodly man; and his mother bare him after Absalom.

    Children at Bethel,

    2 Kings 2:23 And he went up from thence unto Bethel: and as he was going up by the way, there came forth little children out of the city, and mocked him, and said unto him, Go up, thou bald head; go up, thou bald head.

    Adrammelech and Sharezer,

    2 Kings 19:37 And it came to pass, as he was worshipping in the house of Nisroch his god, that Adrammelech and Sharezer his sons smote him with the sword: and they escaped into the land of Armenia. And Esarhaddon his son reigned in his stead.

 
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