New Living Translation
Fathers, do not aggravate your children, or they will become discouraged.
King James Bible
Fathers, provoke not your children to anger, lest they be discouraged.
Darby Bible Translation
Fathers, do not vex your children, to the end that they be not disheartened.
World English Bible
Fathers, don't provoke your children, so that they won't be discouraged.
Young's Literal Translation
the fathers! vex not your children, lest they be discouraged.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:21 Lest they be discouraged - Which may occasion their turning either desperate or stupid.
LibraryRisen with Christ
'If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God. 2. Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. 3. For ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God. 4. When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with Him in glory. 5. Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry: …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Christian Training of Children.
Unity and Peace.
Christ is All
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger by the way you treat them. Rather, bring them up with the discipline and instruction that comes from the Lord.
Slaves, obey your earthly masters in everything you do. Try to please them all the time, not just when they are watching you. Serve them sincerely because of your reverent fear of the Lord.
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