The fifth commandment bridges the two sections of love toward God and love toward man. We begin learning righteous conduct at home, with our parents.
The fifth commandment teaches our responsibility to give high regard, respect, and esteem to parents and other authority figures, leading to a prosperous life.
The Bible has a great deal to say about honor and whom we should honor. Here are some difficult but necessary lesson in honor.
The fifth commandment begins the section of six commands regarding our relationships with other people. Children should learn proper respect in the family.
As our society continues to crumble around us, most analysts of the situation point the finger of blame at the destruction of the family. When the fifth commandment is neglected, David Maas insists, respect for leadership and authority erodes, lowering quality of life, and ultimately, length of life too.
Honor of parents is the basis for good government. The family provides the venue for someone to learn to make sacrifices and be part of a community.
During the final hours of His life, Jesus made seven last statements to mankind, illustrating His nature and what He considered to be important for us.