Filial: *Of relating to, or befitting a son or daughter: filial respect. Having or assuming the relationship of child or offpring to parent. **Genetics Of or relating to a generation or the sequence of generations from following the parental generation.
- Work done for others
Filial Service: Work done for your family, especially your parents.
Literary Context (How does the Word Work):
He holds His position of sonship, and it has confirmed to Him as the reward of filial service. (Edwards 9)
The filial ties in a family show the beauty of unconditional love.
Hunt for Words:
Found word in the commentary to the Epistle to the Hebrews by Thomas Charles Edwards. The Community Bible Reading is currently reading Hebrews, starting today with Chapter One. The use of old books, this book came out first in 1887-1888 is a great way to sharpen up one's vocabulary.
Edwards, Thomas Charles D.D. The Epistle to the Hebrews New York: A.C. Armstrong and Son, 1887-1888.