Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Before I was in trouble I went out of the way; but now I keep your word.
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.
My son, do not make your heart hard against the Lord's teaching; do not be made angry by his training:
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.
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;
Then he makes his secrets clear to men, so that they are full of fear at what they see;
The voice of the Lord is crying out to the town: Give ear, you tribes and the meeting of the town.
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.
Who gives us more knowledge than the beasts of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the heaven?