Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

I will be to him a father and he will be to me a son: if he does wrong, I will give him punishment with the rod of men and with the blows of the children of men;

New American Standard Bible

I will be a father to him and he will be a son to Me; when he commits iniquity, I will correct him with the rod of men and the strokes of the sons of men,

King James Version

I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commit iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the children of men:

Holman Bible

I will be a father to him, and he will be a son to Me. When he does wrong, I will discipline him with a human rod and with blows from others.

International Standard Version

I will be a father to him, and he will be to me a son who, when he commits iniquity, I will discipline with the rod wielded by armies and with wounds inflicted by human beings.

A Conservative Version

I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commits iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the sons of men,

American Standard Version

I will be his father, and he shall be my son: if he commit iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the children of men;

Amplified

I will be his Father, and he shall be My son. When he commits iniquity (wrongdoing), I will discipline him with the rod of men and with the strokes of the sons of man.

Darby Translation

I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commit iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men and with the stripes of the sons of men;

Julia Smith Translation

I will be to him for father, and he shall be to me for son; who in his sinning I struck him with the rod of men, and with the blows of the sons of men.

King James 2000

I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commits iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the children of men:

Lexham Expanded Bible

I will be a father to him, and he will be a son for me, whom I will punish when he does wrong, with a rod of men and with blows of the {human beings}.

Modern King James verseion

I will be his Father, and he shall be My son. If he commits iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the sons of men.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I will be his father and he shall be my son; insomuch that if he sin, I will but rebuke him with such a rod as men be rebuked with and with such plagues as the children of men be plagued with.

NET Bible

I will become his father and he will become my son. When he sins, I will correct him with the rod of men and with wounds inflicted by human beings.

New Heart English Bible

I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commits iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the children of men;

The Emphasized Bible

I, will become his father, And, he, shall become my son: If he commit iniquity, then will I correct him, with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the sons of men;

Webster

I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he shall commit iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the children of men:

World English Bible

I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commits iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the children of men;

Youngs Literal Translation

I am to him for a father, and he is to Me for a son; whom in his dealings perversely I have even reproved with a rod of men, and with strokes of the sons of Adam,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I will be his father
H1
אב 
'ab 
Usage: 1214

and he shall be my son

Usage: 0

I will chasten
יכח 
Yakach 
Usage: 59

him with the rod
שׁבט 
Shebet 
Usage: 190

of men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

and with the stripes
נגע 
Nega` 
Usage: 78

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Yahweh Makes A Covenant With David

13 He will be the builder of a house for my name, and I will make the seat of his authority certain for ever. 14 I will be to him a father and he will be to me a son: if he does wrong, I will give him punishment with the rod of men and with the blows of the children of men; 15 But my mercy will not be taken away from him, as I took it from him who was before you.


Cross References

Hebrews 1:5

To which of the angels did God say at any time, You are my Son, this day I have given you being? or, I will be his Father, and he will be my Son?

1 Chronicles 17:13

I will be to him a father and he will be to me a son; and I will not take my mercy away from him as I took it from him who was before you;

Deuteronomy 8:5

Keep in mind this thought, that as a son is trained by his father, so you have been trained by the Lord your God.

1 Chronicles 28:6

And he said to me, Solomon your son will be the builder of my house and the open spaces round it; for I have taken him to be my son, and I will be his father.

Job 5:17

Truly, that man is happy who has training from the hand of God: so do not let your heart be shut to the teaching of the Ruler of all.

Psalm 89:20-37

I have made discovery of David my servant; I have put my holy oil on his head.

Psalm 94:12-13

Happy is the man who is guided by you, O Jah, and to whom you give teaching out of your law;

Proverbs 3:11-12

My son, do not make your heart hard against the Lord's teaching; do not be made angry by his training:

Jeremiah 30:11

For I am with you, says the Lord, to be your saviour: for I will put an end to all the nations where I have sent you wandering, but I will not put an end to you completely: though with wise purpose I will put right your errors, and will not let you go quite without punishment.

Matthew 3:17

And a voice came out of heaven, saying, This is my dearly loved Son, with whom I am well pleased.

1 Corinthians 11:32

But if punishment does come, it is sent by the Lord, so that we may be safe when the world is judged.

Hebrews 12:5-11

And you have not kept in mind the word which says to you as to sons, My son, do not make little of the Lord's punishment, and do not give up hope when you are judged by him;

Revelation 3:19

To all those who are dear to me, I give sharp words and punishment: then with all your heart have sorrow for your evil ways.

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