Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And ye have forgotten the exhortation which speaketh unto you as unto children, My son, despise not thou the chastening of the Lord, nor faint when thou art rebuked of him:
Ye have forgotten
Do ye not yet perceive, nor remember the five loaves of the five thousand, and how many baskets ye took up?
He is not here, but was raised. Remember how He spake to you, being yet in Galilee,
For chastening endure ye: God dealeth with you as with sons; for what son is there whom his father chastens not?
1 Corinthians 11:32
but, being judged, we are chastened by the Lord, that we may not be condemned with the world.
Happy is a man who endures temptation; because, when he becomes approved, he will receive the crown of life, which He promised to those who love Him.
As many as I love, I reprove and chasten. Be zealous, therefore, and repent.
For consider Him Who hath endured such contradiction of sinners against Himself, lest ye become weary, fainting in your souls.
2 Corinthians 4:8
being pressed on every side, yet not cooped up; perplexed, yet not despairing;
2 Corinthians 12:9
And He hath said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you; for My power is made perfect in weakness." Most gladly, therefore, will I rather glory in my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
Wherefore, lift up the relaxed hands and the feeble knees,