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- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
Chasten thy sonne while there is hope; and let not thy soule spare for his crying.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
Discipline your son while there is hope, And do not desire his death.
- New American Standard Version (1995)
Chasten thy son, seeing there is hope; nd set not thy heart on his destruction.
- American Standard Version (1901)
Give your son training while there is hope; let not your heart be purposing his death.
- Basic English Bible
Chasten thy son, seeing there is hope; but set not thy soul upon killing him.
- Darby Bible
Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.
- Webster's Bible
Discipline your son, for there is hope; don't be a willing party to his death.
- World English Bible
Chastise thy son, for there is hope, And to put him to death lift not up thy soul.
- Youngs Literal Bible
Chasten thy son, for there is hope; but set not thy heart on his destruction.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible
19:18 While - Before custom in sin, and thy indulgence have made him incorrigible. Let not - Forbear not to give him due and necessary correction.
Moses Wamala's comment on 2014-12-09 23:37:02:
I have failed to interpret PROVERBS 19 18. Help me with its meaning. I have two sons.
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