Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Before I was afflicted, I went astray; but now I observe your word.
"Behold, happy is the man whom God corrects. Therefore do not despise the chastening of the Almighty.
My son, don't despise Yahweh's discipline, neither be weary of his reproof:
1 Corinthians 11:32
But when we are judged, we are punished by the Lord, that we may not be condemned with the world.
and you have forgotten the exhortation which reasons with you as with children, "My son, don't take lightly the chastening of the Lord, nor faint when you are reproved by him;
Then he opens the ears of men, and seals their instruction,
Yahweh's voice calls to the city, and wisdom sees your name: "Listen to the rod, and he who appointed it.
As many as I love, I reprove and chasten. Be zealous therefore, and repent.
who teaches us more than the animals of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the sky?'