Bible Scriptures about Youth
Inspirational Scriptures about Youth
Honor your father and your mother, so that you may
live long in the land the LORD your God is giving
1 Samuel 15:23
Rebellion is as bad as the sin of witchcraft, and
stubbornness is as bad as worshiping idols
Listen, my son, to your father's instruction and do
not forsake your mother's teaching. They will be a
garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your
My son, if sinners entice you, do not give in to
A foolish son brings grief to his father and
bitterness to the one who bore him.
Listen to your father, who gave you life, and do not
despise your mother when she is old.
Now then, my sons, listen to me; blessed are those
who keep my ways. Listen to my instruction and be
wise; do not ignore it.
Even a child is known by his doings, whether his
work be pure, and whether it be right.
He who robs his father or mother and says, "It's not
wrong"— he is partner to him who destroys
Song Of Solomon (The Message)
Oh, let me warn you, sisters in Jerusalem: Don't
excite love, don't stir it up, until the time is
ripe—and you're ready.
Remember your Creator in the days of your youth,
before the days of trouble come and the years
approach when you will say, "I find no pleasure in
He gives strength to the weary and increases the
power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary,
and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope
in the LORD will renew their strength. They will
soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not
grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
For I know the plans I have for you," declares the
LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you,
plans to give you hope and a future.
He has showed you... what is good. And what does the
LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy
and to walk humbly with your God.
Watch and pray so that you will not fall into
temptation. The spirit is willing, but the body is
The most important one," answered Jesus, "is this:
'Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one.
Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with
all your soul and with all your mind and with all
your strength.'The second is this: 'Love your
neighbor as yourself.'There is no commandment
greater than these."
1 Corinthians 10:13
No temptation has seized you except what is common
to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be
tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are
tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you
can stand up under it.
Do what your parents tell you. This is only right.
‘Honor your father and mother’ is the first
commandment that has a promise attached to it,
namely, ‘so you will live well and have a long life
Children, obey your parents in everything, for this
pleases the Lord.
When tempted, no one should say, "God is tempting
me." For God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does he
What good is it, my brothers, if a man claims to
have faith but has no deeds? Can such faith save
him? 15Suppose a brother or sister is without
clothes and daily food. 16If one of you says to him,
"Go, I wish you well; keep warm and well fed," but
does nothing about his physical needs, what good is
it? 17In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not
accompanied by action, is dead.
1 Timothy 4:12
Don't let anyone look down on you because you are
young, but set an example for the believers in
speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity.
1 Timothy 5:1-2
Do not speak harshly to an older man, but speak to
him as to a father, to younger men as brothers, to
older women as mothers, to younger women as sisters
- with absolute purity.
2 Timothy 2:22-25 (The Message)
Run away from infantile indulgence. Run after mature
righteousness—faith, love, peace—joining those who
are in honest and serious prayer before God. Refuse
to get involved in inane discussions; they always
end up in fights. God's servant must not be
argumentative, but a gentle listener and a teacher
who keeps cool, working firmly but patiently with
those who refuse to obey.
Inspirational Scriptures about Youth