The 5th Commandment: Honor Thy Father and Thy Mother
Confession: Heidelberg Catechism, Lord’s Day 39, QA 104
Scripture: Ephesians 6:1-4 (Read from ESV)
Preacher: Rev. David Inks
I. God’s Authority in Heaven
II. God’s Authority on Earth
III. Earthly Authorities are Flawed
IV. Authority’s Expansion
V. Christ: Servant and Lord
The Heidelberg Catechism:
Lord’s Day 39
Q.104 What is God’s will for you in the fifth commandment?
A. That I show honor, love, and faithfulness to my father and mother and all those in authority over me; submit myself with proper obedience to all their good teaching and discipline; and also that I be patient with their failings—for by their hand God wills to rule us.
Ephesians 6:1-4 King James Version (KJV)
1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right. 2 Honour thy father and mother; which is the first commandment with promise; 3 That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth. 4 And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.
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