Correction in the Bible (45 instances)

45 occurrences in 12 translations

'Correction' in the Bible

" 'And if you do not accept correction from me through these [things], but you go against me [in] hostility,

He opens their ears to correction and insists they repent from iniquity.

He causeth it to come, whether for correction, or for his land, or for mercy.

So now, you kings, do what is wise; you rulers of the earth, submit to correction!

Return to my correction! Look, I will pour out my spirit on you, and I will make my words known to you.

since you neglected all my counsel and did not accept my correction,

He goeth after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks;

Correction is grievous unto him that forsaketh the way: and he that hateth reproof shall die.

Anyone who ignores instruction despises himself, but whoever listens to correction acquires good sense.

Blows that wound cleanse away evil, and strokes [for correction] reach to the innermost parts.

Apply your mind to instruction and correction and your ears to words of knowledge.

Why should you be stricken and punished any more [since it brings no correction]? You will revolt more and more. The whole head is sick, and the whole heart is faint (feeble, sick, and nauseated).

In vain have I smitten your children; they received no correction: your own sword hath devoured your prophets, like a destroying lion.

O LORD, are not thine eyes upon the truth? thou hast stricken them, but they have not grieved; thou hast consumed them, but they have refused to receive correction: they have made their faces harder than a rock; they have refused to return.

But thou shalt say unto them, This is a nation that obeyeth not the voice of the LORD their God, nor receiveth correction: truth is perished, and is cut off from their mouth.

"Yet they did not listen or incline their ears, but stiffened their necks in order not to listen or take correction.

They have turned their backs to me rather than their faces. Even though I taught them, teaching them again and again, they didn't listen to accept correction.

"This is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies, the God of Israel says: "Go and say to the people of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, "Will you not accept correction by listening to what I say?" declares the LORD.

And in killing sacrifices ye have descended into the depths; therefore, I shall be the correction of them all.

Art thou not from everlasting, O LORD my God, mine Holy One? we shall not die. O LORD, thou hast ordained them for judgment; and, O mighty God, thou hast established them for correction.

She obeyed not the voice; she received not correction; she trusted not in the LORD; she drew not near to her God.

I thought: You will certainly fear Me and accept correction. Then her dwelling place would not be cut off [based on] all that I had allocated to her. However, they became more corrupt in all their actions.

Now which do you prefer? Shall I come to you with a rod of correction, or with love and in a spirit of gentleness?

but in foods and drinks and different washings and carnal ordinances, imposed on them until the time of correction.

And have you [completely] forgotten the divine word of appeal and encouragement in which you are reasoned with and addressed as sons? My son, do not think lightly or scorn to submit to the correction and discipline of the Lord, nor lose courage and give up and faint when you are reproved or corrected by Him;

You must submit to and endure [correction] for discipline; God is dealing with you as with sons. For what son is there whom his father does not [thus] train and correct and discipline?

Now if you are exempt from correction and left without discipline in which all [of God's children] share, then you are illegitimate offspring and not true sons [at all].

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יכח 
Yakach 
Usage: 59

יסר 
Yacar 
Usage: 43

מוּסר 
Muwcar 
Usage: 50

ἐπανόρθωσις 
Epanorthosis 
Usage: 1

παιδευτής 
Paideutes 
Usage: 1



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