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Deuteronomy 8:5

    Deuteronomy 8:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Thou shalt also consider in thine heart, that, as a man chasteneth his son, so the LORD thy God chasteneth thee.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    You shall also consider in your heart, that, as a man chastens his son, so the LORD your God chastens you.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And thou shalt consider in thy heart, that, as a man chasteneth his son, so Jehovah thy God chasteneth thee.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Keep in mind this thought, that as a son is trained by his father, so you have been trained by the Lord your God.

    Webster's Revision

    And thou shalt consider in thy heart, that, as a man chasteneth his son, so Jehovah thy God chasteneth thee.

    World English Bible

    You shall consider in your heart that as a man chastens his son, so Yahweh your God chastens you.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And thou shalt consider in thine heart, that, as a man chasteneth his son, so the LORD thy God chasteneth thee.

    Wesley's Notes on Deuteronomy 8:5

    8:5 As a man chastiseth his son - That is, unwillingly, being constrained by necessity; moderately, in judgment remembering mercy; and for thy reformation not thy destruction.

    Verses Related to Deuteronomy 8:5

    Proverbs 29:17 - Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.
    Proverbs 15:10 - Correction is grievous unto him that forsaketh the way: and he that hateth reproof shall die.
    Proverbs 1:7 - The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.