Heidelberg Catechism â€” Lord's Day 39
104. Q. What does God require in the fifth
A. That I show all honor, love, and fidelity to my
father and mother, and to all in authority over me;
submit myself with due obedience to their good
instruction and correction; and also bear patiently
with their weaknesses and shortcomings, since it
pleases God to govern us by their hand.