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Ephesians 6:2–3

bHonour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;) bThat it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth.

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Ephesians 6:2–3 — The New International Version (NIV)

“Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise—“so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.”

Ephesians 6:2–3 — English Standard Version (ESV)

“Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.”

Ephesians 6:2–3 — New Living Translation (NLT)

“Honor your father and mother.” This is the first commandment with a promise: If you honor your father and mother, “things will go well for you, and you will have a long life on the earth.”

Ephesians 6:2–3 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

“Honor your father and mother,” which is the first commandment with promise: “that it may be well with you and you may live long on the earth.”

Ephesians 6:2–3 — New Century Version (NCV)

The command says, “Honor your father and mother.” This is the first command that has a promise with it—“Then everything will be well with you, and you will have a long life on the earth.”

Ephesians 6:2–3 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

Honor thy father and mother (which is the first commandment with promise), that it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth.

Ephesians 6:2–3 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

Honour thy father and thy mother, which is the first commandment with a promise, that it may be well with thee, and that thou mayest be long-lived on the earth.

Ephesians 6:2–3 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

“Honor your father and mother that everything may go well for you, and you may have a long life on earth.” This is an important commandment with a promise.

Ephesians 6:2–3 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Honor your father and mother, which is the first commandment with a promise, so that it may go well with you and that you may have a long life in the land.

Ephesians 6:2–3 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

“Honor your father and mother”—this is the first commandment with a promise: “so that it may be well with you and you may live long on the earth.”

Ephesians 6:2–3 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

“Honor your father and mother” (which is the first commandment with a promise), “in order that it may be well with you, and you may live a long time on the earth.”

Ephesians 6:2–3 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

Scripture says, “Honor your father and mother.” That is the first commandment that has a promise. “Then things will go well with you. You will live a long time on the earth.”

Ephesians 6:2–3 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

Honor your father and mother (which is the first commandment with a promise),

so that it may be well with you, and that you may live long on the earth.