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Is It Wrong to Argue with Your Parents When You Know You Are Right?

If your attitude is wrong, it is wrong to argue anytime, even if you’re right. Ephesians 6:2 says, “Honor your father and mother (which is the first commandment with a promise).” If you have committed your life to the Lordship of Christ, you have no other option. You must show honor at all times.

When you find yourself in those situations, you might go away and let things cool down a bit. No, let them cool down a lot. If you feel that it would be beneficial for your parents to know the answer (not just know you were right), you might carefully bring it up again. If you don’t think it would benefit them or if they begin to get upset, then drop it immediately.

Taken from The Teenage Q&A Book