Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Before I was afflicted I went astray; But now I observe thy word.
Behold, happy is the man whom God correcteth: Therefore despise not thou the chastening of the Almighty.
My son, despise not the chastening of Jehovah; Neither be weary of his reproof:
1 Corinthians 11:32
But when we are judged, we are chastened of the Lord, that we may not be condemned with the world.
and ye have forgotten the exhortation which reasoneth with you as with sons, My son, regard not lightly the chastening of the Lord, Nor faint when thou art reproved of him;
Then he openeth the ears of men, And sealeth their instruction,
The voice of Jehovah crieth unto the city, and the man of wisdom will see thy name: hear ye the rod, and who hath appointed it.
As many as I love, I reprove and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.
Who teacheth us more than the beasts of the earth, And maketh us wiser than the birds of the heavens?