Proverbs 3:12



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For whom the LORD loves He reproves, Even as a father corrects the son in whom he delights.

King James Version

For whom the LORD loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.

International Standard Version

because the LORD corrects the person he loves, just as a father corrects the son he delights in.

A Conservative Version

For whom LORD loves he reproves, {and he whips every son whom he receives (LXX/NT)}.

American Standard Version

For whom Jehovah loveth he reproveth; Even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.

Amplified

For whom the Lord loves He corrects, even as a father corrects the son in whom he delights.

Bible in Basic English

For to those who are dear to him the Lord says sharp words, and makes the son in whom he has delight undergo pain.

Darby Translation

for whom Jehovah loveth he chasteneth, even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.

Holman Bible

for the Lord disciplines the one He loves, just as a father, the son he delights in.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the LORD chastens whom he loves and delights in, even as a father to his son.

Julia Smith Translation

For whom Jehovah shall love he will rebuke, as a father the son he will delight in.

King James 2000

For whom the LORD loves he corrects; even as a father the son in whom he delights.

Lexham Expanded Bible

because whomever Yahweh will love, he will rebuke, as a father delights in his son.

Modern King James verseion

for whom Jehovah loves He corrects, even as a father corrects the son in whom he delights.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For whom the LORD loveth, him he chasteneth: and yet delighteth in him even as a father in his own son.

NET Bible

For the Lord disciplines those he loves, just as a father disciplines the son in whom he delights.

New Heart English Bible

for whom the LORD loves, he reproves; even as a father reproves the son in whom he delights.

New simplified Bible

For whom Jehovah loves He reproves, just like a father corrects the son he loves dearly. (Hebrews 12:6)

The Emphasized Bible

For, whom Yahweh loveth, he correcteth, he causeth pain to the son in whom he delighteth.

Webster

For whom the LORD loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.

World English Bible

for whom Yahweh loves, he reproves; even as a father reproves the son in whom he delights.

Youngs Literal Translation

For whom Jehovah loveth He reproveth, Even as a father the son He is pleased with.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

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אהב אהב 
'ahab 
Usage: 212

יכח 
Yakach 
Usage: 59

even as a father
אב 
'ab 
Usage: 1214

the son

Usage: 0

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Context Readings

Happy Is The One Who Finds Wisdom

11 My son, do not reject the discipline of the LORD Or loathe His reproof, 12 For whom the LORD loves He reproves, Even as a father corrects the son in whom he delights. 13 How blessed is the man who finds wisdom And the man who gains understanding.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 8:5

"Thus you are to know in your heart that the LORD your God was disciplining you just as a man disciplines his son.

Psalm 103:13

Just as a father has compassion on his children, So the LORD has compassion on those who fear Him.

Proverbs 13:24

He who withholds his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him diligently.

Proverbs 29:17

Correct your son, and he will give you comfort; He will also delight your soul.

Revelation 3:19

'Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline; therefore be zealous and repent.



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