Parallel Verses

Amplified

Blows that wound cleanse away evil, and strokes [for correction] reach to the innermost parts.

New American Standard Bible

Stripes that wound scour away evil, And strokes reach the innermost parts.

King James Version

The blueness of a wound cleanseth away evil: so do stripes the inward parts of the belly.

Holman Bible

Lashes and wounds purge away evil,
and beatings cleanse the innermost parts.

International Standard Version

Blows that wound clean away evil; such beatings cleanse the innermost being.

A Conservative Version

Stripes that wound cleanse away evil, and strokes, the innermost parts.

American Standard Version

Stripes that wound cleanse away evil; And strokes reach the innermost parts.

Bible in Basic English

By the wounds of the rod evil is taken away, and blows make clean the deepest parts of the body.

Darby Translation

Wounding stripes purge away evil, and strokes purge the inner parts of the belly.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The scars of past wounds are medicine for evil, and living reproof reaches the most secret places in the inward parts.

Julia Smith Translation

The joining of a wound will cleanse against evil: and blows the chambers of the belly.

King James 2000

Blows of a wound cleanse away evil: as do stripes the inner depths of the heart.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The blows of a wound will cleanse evil, as will beatings of the {innermost part}.

Modern King James verseion

The stripes of a wound cleanses away evil, and strokes the inward parts of the belly.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wounds drive away evil; and so do stripes the inward parts of the body.

NET Bible

Beatings and wounds cleanse away evil, and floggings cleanse the innermost being.

New Heart English Bible

Wounding blows cleanse away evil, and beatings purge the innermost parts.

The Emphasized Bible

Blows that out in, cleanse away wickedness, and, smitings, enter the chambers of the inner man.

Webster

The blueness of a wound cleanseth away evil: so do stripes the inward parts of the belly.

World English Bible

Wounding blows cleanse away evil, and beatings purge the innermost parts.

Youngs Literal Translation

The bandages of a wound thou removest with the evil, Also the plagues of the inner parts of the heart!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חברה חבּרה חבּוּרה 
Chabbuwrah 
Usage: 7

of a wound
פּצע 
Petsa` 
Usage: 8

תּמריק תּמרק תּמרוּקo 
Tamruwq 
Usage: 4

so do stripes
מכּה מכּה 
Makkah 
Usage: 48

References

Watsons

Context Readings

Foolproof Instructions

29 The glory of young men is their strength, and the beauty of old men is their gray head [suggesting wisdom and experience]. 30 Blows that wound cleanse away evil, and strokes [for correction] reach to the innermost parts.



Cross References

Proverbs 22:15

Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child, but the rod of discipline will drive it far from him.

Proverbs 19:25

Strike a scoffer, and the simple will learn prudence; reprove a man of understanding, and he will increase in knowledge.

Isaiah 27:9

Only on this condition shall the iniquity of Jacob (Israel) be forgiven and purged, and this shall be the full fruit [God requires] for taking away his sin: that [Israel] should make all the stones of the [idol] altars like chalk stones crushed to pieces, so that the Asherim and the sun-images shall not remain standing or rise again.

Isaiah 53:5

But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our guilt and iniquities; the chastisement [needful to obtain] peace and well-being for us was upon Him, and with the stripes [that wounded] Him we are healed and made whole.

Hebrews 12:10

For [our earthly fathers] disciplined us for only a short period of time and chastised us as seemed proper and good to them; but He disciplines us for our certain good, that we may become sharers in His own holiness.

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