Colossians 3:20

Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing unto the Lord.
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Cyril of Jerusalem

AD 386
But while honoring our heavenly Father, let us also honor the “fathers of our flesh,” since the Lord in the Law and the Prophets has clearly laid this down, saying: “Honor your mother and your father, that it may be well with you, and that you may have a long life in the land.” Let those present who have mothers and fathers pay attention to this command. “Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is pleasing to the Lord.” For our Lord did not say: “He who loves father or mother is not worthy of me,” else what was well written you might interpret falsely out of ignorance, but he added “more than me.” ...

John Chrysostom

AD 407
Again he has put that, in the Lord, at once laying down the laws of obedience, and shaming them, and casting them down. For this, says he, is well-pleasing to the Lord. See how he would have us do all not from nature only, but, prior to this, from what is pleasing to God, that we may also have reward. ...

John Chrysostom

AD 407
Again Paul has written, “in the Lord,” at once laying down the laws of obedience, producing shame in them. For this, he says, is wellpleasing to the Lord. See how Paul would have us live not only according to natural principles but, prior to this, according to what is pleasing to God. In this way we also gain a reward. ...

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. - 2 Peter 1:20

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