150+ Inspiring Bible Verses About Mother's Love

Sharing Bible verses about mothers is a great way to celebrate every day as Mother’s Day. Loving mothers are one of God’s greatest blessings. People should stay humble and show respect to their mothers. The Holy Bible has deep and meaningful verses about mothers’ importance and everything they do for their children. Showing gratitude is the most special gift to give your mother. No matter how old her children are, she yearns for a place in her children’s hearts. If you are trying to find meaningful lines to dedicate to your mother, this post is perfect for you. Read on to know God’s greatest thoughts about the love and care of a mother. Then, share these verses with your mother and let her know that you cannot imagine your life without her.

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Bible Verses About Mother’s Love

The Holy Bible teaches everyone to respect parents, especially mothers, as she sacrifices a lot for her children. It’s mothers love and care that helps to raise children as noble personalities.

  1. “Then the mother of the child said, “As the Lord lives and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So he arose and followed her.” —2 Kings 4:30
  2. “And Mary said, “My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has looked on the humble estate of his servant. For behold, from now on all generations will call me blessed;” —Luke 1:46-48
  3. “Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long in the land that the Lord your God is giving you.” —Exodus 20:12
  4. “She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue. She looks well to the ways of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness.” — Proverbs 31:26-27
  5. “As one whom his mother comforts, so I will comfort you; you shall be comforted in Jerusalem.” —Isaiah 66:13
  6. “Hear, my son, your father’s instruction, and forsake not your mother’s teaching, for they are a graceful garland for your head and pendants for your neck.” —Proverbs 1:8-9
  7. “He gives the barren woman a home, making her the joyous mother of children. Praise the Lord!” —Psalm 113:9
  8. “Above all, maintain an intense love for each other, since love covers a multitude of sins.” —1 Peter 4:8
  9. “I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.” —3 John 1:4
  10. “The man called his wife’s name Eve, because she was the mother of all living.” —Genesis 3:20
  11. “Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.” —Ephesians 6:1-3
  12. “When Jesus saw his mother and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to his mother, “Woman, behold, your son!” Then he said to the disciple, “Behold, your mother!” And from that hour the disciple took her to his own home.” —John 19:26-27
  13. “My son, keep your father’s commandment, and forsake not your mother’s teaching. Bind them on your heart always; tie them around your neck. When you walk, they will lead you; when you lie down, they will watch over you; and when you awake, they will talk with you.” —Proverbs 6:20-22
  14. “The Lord visited Sarah as he had said, and the Lord did to Sarah as he had promised. And Sarah conceived and bore Abraham a son in his old age at the time of which God had spoken to him. Abraham called the name of his son who was born to him, whom Sarah bore him, Isaac.” —Genesis 21:1-3
  15. “Whoever robs his father or his mother and says, “That is no transgression,” is a companion to a man who destroys.” —Proverbs 28:24
  16. “The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth. He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.” —Psalm 145: 18-19
  17. “Then he went down to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them. But his mother treasured all these things in her heart.” — Luke 2:51
  18. “I remember your genuine faith, for you share the faith that first filled your grandmother Lois and your mother, Eunice. And I know that same faith continues strong in you.” —2 Timothy 1:5
  19. “Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.” —Psalm 23:6
  20. “Listen to your father who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old. Buy truth, and do not sell it; buy wisdom, instruction, and understanding. The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice; he who fathers a wise son will be glad in him. Let your father and mother be glad; let her who bore you rejoice.” — Proverbs 23:22-25
Do not despise your mother when she is old.

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  1. “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” —John 14:27
  2. “And Mary sang this song: “My soul is ecstatic, overflowing with praises to God! My spirit bursts with joy over my life-giving God! For he set his tender gaze upon me, his lowly servant girl. And from here on, everyone will know that I have been favored and blessed.” —Luke 1:46-48
  3. “Rather, it should be that of your inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is of great worth in God’s sight.” —1 Peter 3:4
  4. “We have become his poetry, a re-created people that will fulfill the destiny he has given each of us, for we are joined to Jesus, the Anointed One. Even before we were born, God planned in advance our destiny and the good works we would do to fulfill it!” —Ephesians 2:10
  5. “A woman giving birth to a child has pain because her time has come; but when her baby is born she forgets the anguish because of her joy that a child is born into the world.” —John 16:21
  6. “Strength and dignity are her clothing, and she laughs at the time to come. She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue. She looks well to the ways of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: “Many women have done excellently, but you surpass them all.” — Proverbs 31:25-30
  7. “Bold power and glorious majesty are wrapped around her as she laughs with joy over the latter days. Her teachings are filled with wisdom and kindness, as loving instruction pours from her lips. She watches over the ways of her household and meets every need they have. Her sons and daughters arise in one accord to extol her virtues, and her husband arises to speak of her in glowing terms. “There are many valiant and noble ones, but you have ascended above them all!” Charm can be misleading, and beauty is vain and so quickly fades, but the virtuous woman lives in wonder, awe, and fear of the Lord. She will be praised throughout eternity. So go ahead and give her the credit that is due, for she has become a radiant woman, and all her living works of righteousness deserve to be admired at the gateways of every city!” —Proverbs 31:25-31
  8. “Then the woman whose son was alive said to the king, because her heart yearned for her son, “Oh, my lord, give her the living child, and by no means put him to death.” 1 Kings 3:26
  9. “But I have calmed and quieted my soul, like a weaned child with its mother; like a weaned child is my soul within me.” Psalm 131:2
  10. “Honor your father and your mother, as the Lord your God commanded you, that your days may be long, and that it may go well with you in the land that the Lord your God is giving you.” Deuteronomy 5:16
  11. “Then she went and sat down opposite him a good way off, about the distance of a bowshot, for she said, “Let me not look on the death of the child.” And as she sat opposite him, she lifted up her voice and wept. And God heard the voice of the boy, and the angel of God called to Hagar from heaven and said to her, “What troubles you, Hagar? Fear not, for God has heard the voice of the boy where he is. Up! Lift up the boy, and hold him fast with your hand, for I will make him into a great nation.” Genesis 21:16-18
  12. “And his mother used to make for him a little robe and take it to him each year when she went up with her husband to offer the yearly sacrifice.” 1 Samuel 2:19
  13. “But we were gentle[a] among you, like a nursing mother taking care of her own children. So, being affectionately desirous of you, we were ready to share with you not only the gospel of God but also our own selves, because you had become very dear to us.” 1 Thessalonians 2:7-8
  14. “He will tend his flock like a shepherd; he will gather the lambs in his arms; he will carry them in his bosom, and gently lead those that are with young.” Isaiah 40:11
  15. “For this child I prayed, and the Lord has granted me my petition that I made to him. Therefore I have lent him to the Lord. As long as he lives, he is lent to the Lord. And he worshiped the Lord there.” 1 Samuel 1:27-28
  16. “There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love.” ―1 John 4:18
  17. “Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.” —Colossians 3:13
  18. “She was full of good works and acts of charity.” —Acts 9:36 (b)
  19. “Listen to advice and accept instruction, that you may gain wisdom in the future.” —Proverbs 19:20
  20. “And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.” —Colossians 3:14
  21. “So he went and took them and brought them to his mother, and his mother prepared delicious food, such as his father loved.” —Genesis 27:14
  22. “Yet it was I who taught Ephraim to walk; I took them up by their arms, but they did not know that I healed them. I led them with cords of kindness,[a] with the bands of love, and I became to them as one who eases the yoke on their jaws, and I bent down to them and fed them.” —Hosea 11:3-4
  23. “Like an eagle that stirs up its nest, that flutters over its young, spreading out its wings, catching them, bearing them on its pinions, the Lord alone guided him, no foreign god was with him.” —Deuteronomy 32:11-12
  24. “We will not hide them from their children, but tell to the coming generation the glorious deeds of the Lord, and his might, and the wonders that he has done.” —Psalm 78:4
  25. “Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good.” —Romans 12:9  
  26. “Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all offenses.” —Proverbs 10:12  
  27. “Whoever spares the rod hates their children, but the one who loves their children is careful to discipline them.” —Proverbs 13:24 (NIV)
  28. Folly is bound up in the heart of a child, but the rod of discipline drives it far from him.” —Proverbs 22:15
  29. “The Lord your God is going before you. He will fight for you just as he fought for you in Egypt while you watched, and as you saw him do in the desert. Throughout your entire journey, until you reached this very place, the Lord your God has carried you just as a parent carries a child.” —Deuteronomy 1:30–31

Encouraging Bible Verses For Mothers

Share Bible verses with your mom and let her know how precious she is in your life. In the realm of a mother’s love, one witnesses her unwavering strength, gentle guidance, fierce protection, and boundless mercy. Applaud her for all the efforts she took to raise you from a child to a mature person.

  1. “I have set the Lord always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.” —Psalm 16:8
  2. “But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen and protect you from the evil one.” —2 Thessalonians 3:3
  3. “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” — 2 Corinthians 12:9
  4. “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” —Galatians 6:9
  5. “Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.” —Proverbs 22:6
  6. “Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” —Philippians 4:6
  7. “Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain, but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.” —Proverbs 31:30
  8. “Don’t ask me to leave you and turn back. Wherever you go, I will go; wherever you live, I will live. Your people will be my people, and your God will be my God. Wherever you die, I will die, and there I will be buried. May the Lord punish me severely if I allow anything but death to separate us!” —Ruth 1:16-17
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  1. “And now these three remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love.” — 1 Corinthians 13:13
  2. “He settles the childless woman in her home as a happy mother of children. Praise the Lord.” –Psalm 113:9
  3. “Please, my lord,” she said, “as sure as you live, my lord, I am the woman who stood here beside you praying to the Lord. I prayed for this boy, and since the Lord gave me what I asked Him for, I now give the boy to the Lord. For as long as he lives, he is given to the Lord.” Then he bowed in worship to the Lord there.” —1 Samuel 1:26-28
  4. “I will do whatever you say,” Ruth answered. So she went down to the threshing floor and did everything her mother—in—law told her to do.” —Ruth 3: 5-6
  5. “Strength and dignity are her clothing, and she laughs at the time to come. She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue. She looks well to the ways of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: “Many women have done excellently, but you surpass them all.” — Proverbs 31:25-31
  6. “An excellent wife who can find? She is far more precious than jewels. The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain. She does him good, and not harm, all the days of her life. She seeks wool and flax, and works with willing hands. She is like the ships of the merchant; she brings her food from afar.” —Proverbs 31:10-14
  7. “I would lead you and bring you to my mother’s house she who has taught me. I would give you spiced wine to drink, the nectar of my pomegranates.” —Song of Solomon 8:2
  8. “Do everything without complaining and arguing, so that no one can criticize you. Live clean, innocent lives as children of God, shining like bright lights in a world full of crooked and perverse people.” —Philippians 2:14-15
  9. “So keep your thoughts continually fixed on all that is authentic and real, honorable and admirable, beautiful and respectful, pure and holy, merciful and kind. And fasten your thoughts on every glorious work of God, praising him always.” —Philippians 4:8
  10. “Likewise, teach the older women to be reverent in the way they live, not to be slanderers or addicted to much wine, but to teach what is good. Then they can urge the younger women to love their husbands and children, to be self—controlled and pure, to be busy at home, to be kind, and to be subject to their husbands, so that no one will malign the word of God.” —Titus 2:3-5
  11. “I know what it means to lack, and I know what it means to experience overwhelming abundance. For I’m trained in the secret of overcoming all things, whether in fullness or in hunger. And I find that the strength of Christ’s explosive power infuses me to conquer every difficulty.” —Philippians 4:12-13
  12. “A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies. Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value. She brings him good, not harm, all the days of her life.” —Proverbs 31:11-12
  13. “Only be careful, and watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things your eyes have seen or let them fade from your heart as long as you live. Teach them to your children and to their children after them.” —Deuteronomy 4:9
  14. “I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation . . . . I can do everything through him who gives me strength.” —Philippians 4: 12-13
  15. “My son, keep your father’s command and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. Bind them always on your heart; fasten them around your neck. When you walk, they will guide you; when you sleep, they will watch over you; when you awake, they will speak to you.” —Proverbs 6:21-22
  16. “Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.” —1 Corinthians 13:7
  17. “and having a reputation for good works: if she has brought up children, has shown hospitality, has washed the feet of the saints, has cared for the afflicted, and has devoted herself to every good work.” —1 Timothy 5:10
  18. “The elder to the elect lady and her children, whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all who know the truth,” —2 John 1:1
  19. “Here for the third time I am ready to come to you. And I will not be a burden, for I seek not what is yours but you. For children are not obligated to save up for their parents, but parents for their children.” —2 Corinthians 12:14
  20. “He will tend his flock like a shepherd; he will gather the lambs in his arms; he will carry them in his bosom, and gently lead those that are with young.” —Isaiah 40:11
  21. “Lift up your eyes all around, and see; they all gather together, they come to you; your sons shall come from afar, and your daughters shall be carried on the hip.” —Isaiah 60:4
  22. “For a people shall dwell in Zion, in Jerusalem; you shall weep no more. He will surely be gracious to you at the sound of your cry. As soon as he hears it, he answers you.” —Isaiah 30:19
  23. “May our sons in their youth be like plants full grown, our daughters like corner pillars cut for the structure of a palace.” —Psalm 144:12
  24. “And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. 7. You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise.” —Deuteronomy 6:6-7
  25. “Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth.” —1 Corinthians 13:4-6
  26. “One who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much, and one who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much.” ―Luke 16:10
  27. “I am acting with great boldness toward you; I have great pride in you; I am filled with comfort. In all our affliction, I am overflowing with joy.” ―2 Corinthians 7:4
  28. “Let me hear in the morning of your steadfast love, for in you I trust. Make me know the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.” —Psalm 143:8
  29. “Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” -Isaiah 41:10
  30. “And they said, “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.” —Acts 16:31
  31. “The Lord bless you from Zion! May you see the prosperity of Jerusalem all the days of your life! May you see your children’s children! Peace be upon Israel!” —Psalms 128:5-6
  32. “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” —Philippians 4:13
  33. “Knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ.” —Colossians 3:24
  34. “For I, the Lord your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, “Fear not, I am the one who helps you.” —Isaiah 41:13
  35. “Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children[a] of one’s youth.” —Psalm 127:4
  36. “Children’s children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their children.” —Proverbs 17:6
  37. “Hear, my son, and accept my words, that the years of your life may be many. I have taught you the way of wisdom; I have led you in the paths of uprightness. When you walk, your step will not be hampered, and if you run, you will not stumble. Keep hold of instruction; do not let go; guard her, for she is your life.” —Proverbs 4:10-13
  38. “And so train the young women to love their husbands and children.” —Titus 2:4
  39. “Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” —Matthew 11:28
  40. “Cast your burden on the Lord, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved.” —Psalm 55:22
  41. “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” —Proverbs 3:5-6
  42. “I give thanks to my God always for you because of the grace of God that was given you in Christ Jesus.” —1 Corinthians 1:4
  43. “Let your father and mother be glad; let her who bore you rejoice.” —Proverbs 23:25
  44. “Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.” —Psalm 37:4
  45. “Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the Lord your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.” —Deuteronomy 31:6
  46. “But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me. For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong.” —2 Corinthians 12:9-10
  47. “Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.” —Matthew 6:34
  48. “These things I have spoken to you, that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be full.” —John 15:11  
  49. “Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.” —Philippians 1:6
  50. “And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my Spirit on all flesh; your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, and your young men shall see visions.” —Joel 2:28
  51. “See that you do not despise one of these little ones. For I tell you that in heaven their angels always see the face of my Father who is in heaven.” —Matthew 18:10
  52. “Out of the mouth of babies and infants, you have established strength because of your foes, to still the enemy and the avenger.” —Psalm 8:2
  53. “All your children will be taught by the Lord, and great will be their peace.” —Isaiah 54:13

Happy Mother’s Day Bible Verses

Send unique wishes to mom on the special occasion of mother’s day. Create a handwritten greeting card and express love for the most important woman in your life. Happy mother’s day!

  1. “But the Jerusalem above is free, and she is our mother.” —Galatians 4:26
  2. “I thank my God every time I remember you.” —Philippians 1:3
  3. “When I called, you answered me; you made me bold and stouthearted.” —Psalm 138:3
  4. “Strength and dignity are her clothing, and she laughs at the time to come.” —Proverbs 31:25
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  1. “Older women as mothers, younger women as sisters, in all purity.” —1 Timothy 5:2
  2. “There are many virtuous and capable women in the world, but you surpass them all!” —Proverbs 31:29
  3. “Can a woman forget her nursing child, that she should have no compassion on the son of her womb? Even these may forget, yet I will not forget you.” —Isaiah 49:15
  4. “And his mother treasured up all these things in the heart.” —Luke 2:51
  5. “Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward.” —Psalm 127:3
  6. “Be strong and courageous; do not be frightened or dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” —Joshua 1:9
  7. “You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that comes from within, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is so precious to God.” —1 Peter 3:4
  8. “Honor her for all that her hands have done, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.” —Proverbs 31:31
  9. “You formed my innermost being, shaping my delicate inside and my intricate outside, and you wove them all together in my mother’s womb.” —Psalm 139:13
  10. “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for peace and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.” —Jeremiah 29:11
  11. “So why would I fear the future? For I’m being pursued only by your goodness and unfailing love. Then afterwards—when my life is through, I’ll return to your glorious presence to be forever with you!” —Psalm 23:6
  12. “You know the commandments: ‘Do not commit adultery,’ ‘Do not murder,’ ‘Do not steal,’ ‘Do not bear false witness,’ ‘Honor your father and your mother.’ ” —Luke 18:20
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  1. “Wise people are builders—they build families, businesses, communities. And through intelligence and insight their enterprises are established and endure.” —Proverbs 24:3
  2. “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self—control; against such things there is no law.” —Galatians 5:22
  3. “By wisdom a house is built, and through understanding it is established;” —Proverbs 24:3
  4. “For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self—discipline.” —2 Timothy 1:7
  5. “The wisest of women builds her house, but folly with her own hands tears it down.” —Proverbs 14:1
  6. “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), 3 “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.” —Ephesians 6:2-3
  7. “She rises while it is yet night and provides food for her household and portions for her maidens.” —Proverbs 31:15
  8. “My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, intricately woven in the depths of the earth. Your eyes saw my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there was none of them.” —Psalm 139:15-16
  9. “Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.” ―Mark 11:24
  10. “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” ―Philippians 4:6-7
  11. “But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.” ―Isaiah 40:31
  12. “Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us. Selah” ―Psalm 62:8
  13. “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance[a] upon you and give you peace.” —Numbers 6:24-26
  14. “A gracious woman gets honor.” —Proverbs 11:16
  15. “For thus says the Lord: Behold, I will extend peace to her like a river, and the glory of the nations like an overflowing stream; and you shall nurse, you shall be carried upon her hip.” —Isaiah 66:12
  16. “She dresses herself with strength and makes her arms strong.” —Proverbs 31:17
  17. “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.” —Romans 15:13
  18. “May he grant you your heart’s desire and fulfill all your plans!” —Psalm 20:4
  19. “Behold, everyone who uses proverbs will use this proverb about you: ‘Like mother, like daughter.’” —Ezekiel 16:44
  20. “Let all that you do be done in love.” —1 Corinthians 16:14
  21. “Show yourself in all respects to be a model of good works, and in your teaching show integrity, dignity, and sound speech that cannot be condemned.” —Titus 2:7-8
  22. “Discipline your son, and he will give you rest; he will give delight to your heart.” —Proverbs 29:17
  23. “Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. I thank my God in all my remembrance of you,” —Philippians 1:2-3
  24. “May the Lord give strength to his people! May the Lord bless his people with peace.” —Psalm 29:11
  25. “May you be strengthened with all power, according to his glorious might, for all endurance and patience with joy,” —Colossians 1:11  
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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why are Bible verses about a mother’s love significant?

Bible verses about a mother’s love are meaningful because they show the strong, caring connection between a mother and her child. These verses often draw parallels between a mother’s love and God’s love for humanity. One such verse is Isaiah 66:13, which says, “As one whom his mother comforts, so I will comfort you; you shall be comforted in Jerusalem.” This depicts God’s comforting presence as similar to a mother’s care. The verse says,

2. How does the Bible describe a mother?

The Bible portrays a mother as a figure of steadfast love and guidance within the family. In 2 Kings 4:30, we see a mother’s unwavering determination and faith as she refuses to leave her child’s side, showing her deep commitment and love. Similarly, Proverbs 31:26-27 describes a mother who is strong, dignified, and wise, skilled at managing her household and teaching her children essential lessons about kindness and virtue.

Bible Verses are guiding lights that enlighten and nurture your soul and take you closer to God. Since mothers are often said to be God’s reflection, these Bible verses about them are a great way to express gratitude and adoration. These verses highlight her determined efforts, sacrifices, and unconditional love, making her special. Share these verses with your mother, sister, or female friend to express your love for them. Pen down these verses on a notecard or a greeting card and make that special woman in your life feel loved and celebrated.

You can also print these quotes. They make up for a wonderful present for a mom. This is exactly what Amanda, a designer and a blogger did with her husband Brett for her mother who was recovering from an illness. She says, ”In honor of my mom’s birthday tomorrow (January 18), I thought I’d share what Brett and I gave her as a Christmas present. This verse (Exodus 15:2) was one Mom had in the hospital with her, one I read to her often, and one she posted to her Facebook a while ago. I knew it was a favorite of hers, and even though we didn’t ‘do presents’ with my parents this year, it was something Brett and I still wanted to do for her. It took me a few tries to get the text just how I wanted it… It turned out exactly how I wanted it, which was great (i).”

Infographic: Powerful Bible Verses That Describe A Mother’s Love

A mother holds a special place in everyone’s heart, and her unconditional love has been a topic of interest in movies, poems, and songs. There are countless scriptures in the Bible that describe a mother’s love and the impact it has on the children. Check out the infographic below for some powerful Bible verses that pay tribute to mother.

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Illustration: Momjunction Design Team

Embrace the spirit of Mother’s Day with seven uplifting Bible verses. Discover how these scriptures illuminate ways to honor and cherish the remarkable mothers in your life, spreading love and gratitude.

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