Hebrews 12:7
Good News Translation
Endure what you suffer as being a father's punishment; your suffering shows that God is treating you as his children. Was there ever a child who was not punished by his father?

Contemporary English Version
Be patient when you are being corrected! This is how God treats his children. Don't all parents correct their children?

Douay-Rheims Bible
Persevere under discipline. God dealeth with you as with his sons. For what son is there whom the father doth not correct?

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Persevere under discipline. God dealeth with you as with his sons. For what son is there whom the father doth not correct?

endure.

Job 34:31,32 Seeing then I have spoken of God, I will not hinder thee in thy turn. . . .

Proverbs 19:18 Chastise thy son, despair not: but to the killing of him set not thy soul.

Proverbs 22:15 Folly is bound up in the heart of a child, and the rod of correction shall drive it away.

Proverbs 23:13,14 Withhold not correction from a child: for if thou strike him with the rod, he shall not die. . . .

Proverbs 29:15,17 The rod and reproof give wisdom: but the child that is left to his own will, bringeth his mother to shame. . . .

Acts 14:22 Confirming the souls of the disciples and exhorting them to continue in the faith: and that through many tribulations we must enter into the kingdom of God.

for what.

1 Samuel 2:29,34 Why have you kicked away my victims, and my gifts which I commanded to be offered in the temple: and thou hast rather honoured thy sons than me, to eat the firstfruits of every sacrifice of my people Israel? . . .

1 Samuel 3:13 For I have foretold unto him, that I will judge his house for ever, for iniquity, because he knew that his sons did wickedly, and did not chastise them.

1 Kings 1:6 Neither did his father rebuke him at any time, saying: Why hast thou done this? And he also was very beautiful, the next in birth after Absalom.

1 Kings 2:24,25 And now, as the Lord liveth, who hath established me, and placed me upon the throne of David, my father, and who hath made me a house, as he promised, Adonias shall be put to death this day. . . .

Proverbs 13:24 He that spareth the rod, hateth his son: but he that loveth him, correcteth him betimes.

Proverbs 29:15 The rod and reproof give wisdom: but the child that is left to his own will, bringeth his mother to shame.

Context
God Disciplines His Sons
6For whom the Lord loveth he chastiseth: and he scourgeth every son whom he receiveth. 7Persevere under discipline. God dealeth with you as with his sons. For what son is there whom the father doth not correct? 8But if you be without chastisement, whereof all are made partakers, then are you bastards and not sons.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 8:5
That thou mayst consider in thy heart, that as a man traineth up his son, so the Lord thy God hath trained thee up.

2 Samuel 7:14
I will be to him a father, and he shall be to me a son: and if he commit any iniquity, I will correct him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the children of men.

Proverbs 13:24
He that spareth the rod, hateth his son: but he that loveth him, correcteth him betimes.

Proverbs 19:18
Chastise thy son, despair not: but to the killing of him set not thy soul.

Proverbs 23:13
Withhold not correction from a child: for if thou strike him with the rod, he shall not die.

1 Corinthians 11:32
But whilst we are judged, we are chastised by the Lord, that we be not condemned with this world.

Additional Translations
Endure suffering as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father?

If you endure discipline, God is treating you as sons; for what son is there whom his father does not discipline?

If you endure chastening, God deals with you as with sons; for what son is he whom the father chastens not?

It is for chastening that ye endure; God dealeth with you as with sons; for what son is there whom his father chasteneth not?

Ye endure for chastening, God conducts himself towards you as towards sons; for who is the son that the father chastens not?

It is for chastening that ye endure; God dealeth with you as with sons; for what son is there whom his father chasteneth not?

If ye endure chastening, God dealeth with you as with sons: for what son is he whom the father chasteneth not?

The sufferings that you are enduring are for your discipline. God is dealing with you as sons; for what son is there whom his father does not discipline?

It is for discipline that you endure. God deals with you as with children, for what son is there whom his father doesn't discipline?

if chastening ye endure, as to sons God beareth Himself to you, for who is a son whom a father doth not chasten?
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