Deuteronomy we find that parental instruction should be an ongoing process: “When you sit in your house, when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up.” While there should also be times of more formally teaching your children, the inference from these instructions is that teaching should be just a normal part of life.
The father should live God’s way of life and teach it to his children through everything he does and says all day long!
One-on-one quality time together is necessary, no matter how long a couple has been together. What about the “weaker vessel” part of this passage?
And teaching his children is a major responsibility of a father. In both 7 You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up.So God is directing husbands to take care of their wives, to look out for, cherish and demonstrate tenderness toward them.When God created woman, He could have made her equal in strength and stature to the man, but He did not.So it is important to ask: What is a man’s responsibility toward his children?There is an old saying about fatherhood: “The greatest gift a father can give to his children is to love their mother.” The family begins when a man and woman are joined as husband and wife.