Bible Cross References
He that spareth his rod hateth his son: but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.
Proverbs 3:12
The LORD corrects those he loves, as parents correct a child of whom they are proud.
Proverbs 8:36
Those who do not find me hurt themselves; anyone who hates me loves death."
Proverbs 19:18
Discipline your children while they are young enough to learn. If you don't, you are helping them destroy themselves.
Proverbs 22:15
Children just naturally do silly, careless things, but a good spanking will teach them how to behave.
Proverbs 23:13
Don't hesitate to discipline children. A good spanking won't kill them.
Proverbs 23:14
As a matter of fact, it may save their lives.
Proverbs 29:15
Correction and discipline are good for children. If they have their own way, they will make their mothers ashamed of them.
Proverbs 29:17
Discipline your children and you can always be proud of them. They will never give you reason to be ashamed.
Luke 14:26
"Those who come to me cannot be my disciples unless they love me more than they love father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, and themselves as well.
Hebrews 12:6-8
Because the Lord corrects everyone he loves, and punishes everyone he accepts as a child."
Endure what you suffer as being a father's punishment; your suffering shows that God is treating you as his children. Was there ever a child who was not punished by his father?
If you are not punished, as all his children are, it means you are not real children, but bastards.