The Fourth Commandment

Originally published at: The Fourth Commandment | Book of Concord





07 Thou shalt honor thy father and thy mother [that it may be well with thee and thou mayest live long upon the earth].



08 What does this mean? — Answer.

We should fear and love God that we may not despise nor anger our parents and masters, but give them honor, serve, obey, and hold them in love and esteem.