Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men,
And so train the young women to love their husbands and children,
Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
And Peter said to them, “Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
For behold, when the sound of your greeting came to my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.
Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned.
Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward.
Did not he who made me in the womb make him? And did not one fashion us in the womb?
Though he slay me, I will hope in him; yet I will argue my ways to his face.
Or why was I not as a hidden stillborn child, as infants who never see the light?
Then the Lord God formed the man of dust from the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living creature.
“Let the day perish on which I was born, and the night that said, ‘A man is conceived.’
“You shall not murder.