Proverbs 19:18



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Discipline your son while there is hope, And do not desire his death.

King James Version

Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.

International Standard Version

Discipline your son while there is still hope but don't set your heart on his destruction.

A Conservative Version

Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.

American Standard Version

Chasten thy son, seeing there is hope; nd set not thy heart on his destruction.

Amplified

Discipline your son while there is hope, but do not [indulge your angry resentments by undue chastisements and] set yourself to his ruin.

Bible in Basic English

Give your son training while there is hope; let not your heart be purposing his death.

Darby Translation

Chasten thy son, seeing there is hope; but set not thy soul upon killing him.

Holman Bible

Discipline your son while there is hope; don't be intent on killing him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Chasten thy son while there is hope, but do not stir up thy soul to destroy him.

Julia Smith Translation

Correct thy son when there is hope, and thy soul shall not lift up for his sighing.

King James 2000

Chasten your son while there is hope, and let not your soul spare for his crying.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Discipline your child, for there is hope, but on his destruction do not set your desire.

Modern King James verseion

Chasten your son while there is hope, and do not set your soul on making him die.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Chasten thy son while there is hope; but let not thy soul be moved to slay him.

NET Bible

Discipline your child, for there is hope, but do not set your heart on causing his death.

New Heart English Bible

Discipline your son, for there is hope; do not be a willing party to his death.

New simplified Bible

Correct your son while there is hope. Do not contribute to his death.

The Emphasized Bible

Correct thy son, because there is hope, yet, not so as to slay him, let thy passion be excited.

Webster

Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.

World English Bible

Discipline your son, for there is hope; don't be a willing party to his death.

Youngs Literal Translation

Chastise thy son, for there is hope, And to put him to death lift not up thy soul.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יסר 
Yacar 
Usage: 43


Usage: 0

ישׁ 
Yesh 
is , be , have , there ,
Usage: 135

תּקוה 
Tiqvah 
Usage: 34

and let not thy soul
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

Prayers for Proverbs 19:18

Context Readings

A Foolish Son Brings Ruin To Others

17 One who is gracious to a poor man lends to the LORD, And He will repay him for his good deed. 18 Discipline your son while there is hope, And do not desire his death. 19 A man of great anger will bear the penalty, For if you rescue him, you will only have to do it again.



Cross References

Proverbs 13:24

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

Proverbs 29:15

The rod and reproof give wisdom, But a child who gets his own way brings shame to his mother.

Proverbs 22:15

Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; The rod of discipline will remove it far from him.

Proverbs 23:13-14

Do not hold back discipline from the child, Although you strike him with the rod, he will not die.

Proverbs 29:17

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

Hebrews 12:7-10

It is for discipline that you endure; God deals with you as with sons; for what son is there whom his father does not discipline?

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