This witness is true. Therefore rebuke them sharply, that they may be sound in the faith;
Therefore I write these things being absent, lest being present I should use sharpness, according to the power which the Lord has given me to edification, and not to destruction.
Them that sin rebuke before all, that others also may fear.
These things speak, and exhort, and rebuke with all authority. Let no man despise you.
Preach the word; be diligent in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine.
You shall not hate your brother in your heart: you shall surely rebuke your neighbor, and not bear sin because of him.
Let the righteous strike me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove me; it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not break my head: for yet my prayer also shall be against their evil.
Open rebuke is better than hidden love.
For though I made you sorry with a letter, I do not regret, though I did regret: for I perceive that the same epistle has made you sorry, though it were but for a time.