Proverbs 3:11

“My son, despise not the chastening of the LORD; neither be weary of his correction:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 3:11

My sonne, despise not the chastening of the Lord: neither be weary of his correction.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

My son, do not reject the discipline of the LORD Or loathe His reproof,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My son, despise not the chastening of Jehovah; Neither be weary of his reproof:
- American Standard Version (1901)

My son, do not make your heart hard against the Lord's teaching; do not be made angry by his training:
- Basic English Bible

My son, despise not the instruction of Jehovah, neither be weary of his chastisement;
- Darby Bible

My son, despise not the chastening of the LORD; neither be weary of his correction:
- Webster's Bible

My son, don't despise Yahweh's discipline, neither be weary of his reproof:
- World English Bible

Chastisement of Jehovah, my son, despise not, And be not vexed with His reproof,
- Youngs Literal Bible

My son, despise not the chastening of the LORD, neither spurn thou His correction;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 3:11

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 3:11


3:11 Despise not - Either by making light of it, or not being duly affected with it; or by accounting it an unnecessary thing: but rather esteem it a privilege and favour from God. Weary - Neither think it tedious or hard, but endure it with patience and chearfulness.


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