'Punished' in the Bible
"If a man strikes his male or female servant with a stick and he or she dies as a direct result, the master must be punished.
But if the servant survives a day or two, the master is not to be punished because the servant is his property.
If these people die a death similar to all other human beings, or if they are punished with a punishment common to other men, then the LORD didn't send me.
But then they told each other, "We're not doing the right thing. This is a day of good news, but if we keep quiet until morning, we're sure to be punished! So let's leave and go tell the king's household!"
"After all that has happened to us because of our evil behavior, and because of our great sin considering that you our God have punished us less than our iniquities deserve and have given us this deliverance
For I suffer all day long and I am punished every morning.
When a mocker is punished, the fool gains wisdom; but when the wise is instructed, he receives knowledge.
They will be herded together into the Pit; they will be shut up in prison, and after many days they will be punished.
The dead won't live, and the departed spirits won't rise to that end, you punished and destroyed them, then locked away all memory of them.
Because of his wicked greed I was angry, so I punished him; and I hid my face, and was angry but he kept turning back to his stubborn will.
Your wickedness will be punished, and you will be corrected due to your acts of apostasy. Know and see that it's evil and bitter for you to forsake the LORD your God, but the fear of me is not in you," declares the Lord GOD of the Heavenly Armies.
"I've punished your children with no results, they have accepted no discipline. Your sword has devoured your prophets like a destroying lion."
I'll punish those who live in the land of Egypt just as I punished Jerusalem with the sword, with famine, and with plague.
Why should anyone living complain, any mortal, about being punished for sin?
They stripped her naked, took away her sons and daughters, and executed her with a sword. She became an object of ridicule among other nations when they punished her."
I punished you and everything that you undertook with scorching wind, with mildew, and with hail, and you still did not return to me,' declares the LORD.
Their buyers slaughter them without being punished, continuing to sell them as they say, "Bless the LORD!' and, "I'm rich!' Meanwhile, their shepherds show them no compassion.
as the high priest and the whole council of elders can testify about me. I also received letters from them to the brothers in Damascus, and I was going there to tie up those who were there and bring them back to Jerusalem to be punished.
I answered them that it was not the Roman custom to sentence a man to be punished until the accused met his accusers face to face and had an opportunity to defend himself against the charge.