Acceptance, Of Instruction

Most Relevant Verses

Job 22:22

Accept what he has to teach you, and treasure his words in your heart.

Proverbs 4:10

Listen, my son: accept my words, and you'll live a long, long time.

Isaiah 29:24

Moreover, those who go astray in spirit will gain understanding, and those who complain will accept instruction.'"

Proverbs 3:11-12

My son, do not reject the LORD's discipline, and do not despise his correction, because the LORD corrects the person he loves, just as a father corrects the son he delights in.

Proverbs 10:17

Whoever heeds correction is on the pathway to life, but someone who ignores exhortation goes astray.

Hebrews 12:5-7

You have forgotten the encouragement that is addressed to you as sons: "My son, do not think lightly of the Lord's discipline or give up when you are corrected by him. For the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and he punishes every son he accepts." What you endure disciplines you: God is treating you as sons. Is there a son whom his father does not discipline?

Job 2:10

But he replied to her, "You're talking like foolish women do. Are we to accept what is good from God but not tragedy?" Throughout all of this, Job did not sin by what he said.

Isaiah 50:5

My Lord GOD has opened my ears, and I did not rebel; I did not shrink back.

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