New American Standard Bible
For whom the LORD loves He reproves, Even as a father corrects the son in whom he delights.
King James Bible
For whom the LORD loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.
Darby Bible Translation
for whom Jehovah loveth he chasteneth, even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.
World English Bible
for whom Yahweh loves, he reproves; even as a father reproves the son in whom he delights.
Young's Literal Translation
For whom Jehovah loveth He reproveth, Even as a father the son He is pleased with.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
The first distinct utterance of a truth which has been so full of comfort to many thousands; it is the summing up of all controversies (compare John 9:2) as to the mystery of suffering. The apostle writing to the Hebrews can find no stronger comfort Hebrews 12:6 than this; the Church, in her visitation service, has no truer message for the sufferer.
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'My son, despise not the chastening of the Lord; neither be weary of His correction: 12. For whom the Lord loveth He correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth. 13. Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding. 14. For the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain thereof than fine gold. 15. She is more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto her. 16. Length of days is in …
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FOR THOSE WHOM THE LORD LOVES HE DISCIPLINES, AND HE SCOURGES EVERY SON WHOM HE RECEIVES."
'Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline; therefore be zealous and repent.
"Thus you are to know in your heart that the LORD your God was disciplining you just as a man disciplines his son.
Blessed is the man whom You chasten, O LORD, And whom You teach out of Your law;
He who withholds his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him diligently.
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