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Letter "C" » chastened
«For all the day long have I been plagued, and chastened every morning.»
«He is chastened also with pain upon his bed, and the multitude of his bones with strong pain: / So that his life abhorreth bread, and his soul dainty meat.»
«As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.»
«Furthermore we have had fathers of our flesh which corrected us, and we gave them reverence: shall we not much rather be in subjection unto the Father of spirits, and live? / For they verily for a few days chastened us after their own pleasure; but he for our profit, that we might be partakers of his holiness.»
«(For he saith, I have heard thee in a time accepted, and in the day of salvation have I succoured thee: behold, now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation.) / Giving no offence in any thing, that the ministry be not blamed: / But in all things approving ourselves as the ministers of God, in much patience, in afflictions, in necessities, in distresses, / In stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labours, in watchings, in fastings; / By pureness, by knowledge, by longsuffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned, / By the word of truth, by the power of God, by the armour of righteousness on the right hand and on the left, / By honour and dishonour, by evil report and good report: as deceivers, and yet true; / As unknown, and yet well known; as dying, and, behold, we live; as chastened, and not killed; / As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.»
, Armour of God
, right hand
, well known
«But when we are judged, we are chastened of the Lord, that we should not be condemned with the world.»
«Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying»
«If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son, which will not obey the voice of his father, or the voice of his mother, and that, when they have chastened him, will not hearken unto them: / Then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out unto the elders of his city, and unto the gate of his place; / And they shall say unto the elders of his city, This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he will not obey our voice; he is a glutton, and a drunkard.»
, His father
, hold on
«Behold, happy is the man whom God correcteth: therefore despise not thou the chastening of the Almighty: / For he maketh sore, and bindeth up: he woundeth, and his hands make whole.»
«Hearing often-times the still, sad music of humanity, nor harsh nor grating, though of ample power to chasten and subdue.»
Author: William Wordsworth
, Music of