Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto thee shall surely die.
By this deed
Also I said, The thing that ye do is not good: ought ye not to walk in the fear of our God, because of the reproach of the nations our enemies?
How long, O God, shall the adversary reproach? Shall the enemy blaspheme thy name for ever?
Now therefore, what do I here, saith Jehovah, seeing that my people is taken away for nought? they that rule over them do howl, saith Jehovah, and my name continually all the day is blasphemed.
And when they came unto the nations, whither they went, they profaned my holy name; in that men said of them, These are the people of Jehovah, and are gone forth out of his land.
Woe unto the world because of occasions of stumbling! for it must needs be that the occasions come; but woe to that man through whom the occasion cometh!
For the name of God is blasphemed among the Gentiles because of you, even as it is written.
If they break my statutes, And keep not my commandments;
Blessed is the man whom thou chastenest, O Jehovah, And teachest out of thy law;
My son, despise not the chastening of Jehovah; Neither be weary of his reproof:
You only have I known of all the families of the earth: therefore I will visit upon you all your iniquities.
1 Corinthians 11:32
But when we are judged, we are chastened of the Lord, that we may not be condemned with the world.
For whom the Lord loveth he chasteneth, And scourgeth every son whom he receiveth.
As many as I love, I reprove and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.