New Living Translation
You will say, "How I hated discipline! If only I had not ignored all the warnings!
King James Bible
And say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;
Darby Bible Translation
and thou say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof!
World English Bible
and say, "How I have hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;
Young's Literal Translation
And hast said, 'How have I hated instruction, And reproof hath my heart despised,
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LibraryTwenty Second Sunday after Trinity Paul's Thanks and Prayers for Churches.
Text: Philippians 1, 3-11. 3 I thank my God upon all my remembrance of you, 4 always in every supplication of mine on behalf of you all making my supplication with joy, 5 for your fellowship in furtherance of the gospel from the first day until now; 6 being confident of this very thing, that he who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Jesus Christ: 7 even as it is right for me to be thus minded on behalf of you all, because I have you in my heart, inasmuch as, both in my bonds …
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. III
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For you refuse my discipline and treat my words like trash.
Fear of the LORD is the foundation of true knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.
"How long, you simpletons, will you insist on being simpleminded? How long will you mockers relish your mocking? How long will you fools hate knowledge?
You ignored my advice and rejected the correction I offered.
In the end you will groan in anguish when disease consumes your body.
But those who miss me injure themselves. All who hate me love death."
To learn, you must love discipline; it is stupid to hate correction.
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