Hebrews 12:5

12:5 And have you forgotten the exhortation addressed to you as sons?

My son, do not scorn the Lord’s discipline

or give up when he corrects you.

Hebrews 12:7-8

12:7 Endure your suffering as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is there that a father does not discipline? 12:8 But if you do not experience discipline, something all sons have shared in, then you are illegitimate and are not sons.

Hebrews 12:11

12:11 Now all discipline seems painful at the time, not joyful. But later it produces the fruit of peace and righteousness for those trained by it.

tn Or “disregard,” “think little of.”

tn Or “reproves,” “rebukes.” The Greek verb ἐλέγχω (elencw) implies exposing someone’s sin in order to bring correction.

tn Grk “endure,” with the object (“your suffering”) understood from the context.

tn Or “in order to become disciplined.”

tn Grk “you are without discipline.”

tn Grk “all”; “sons” is implied by the context.

tn Grk “all discipline at the time does not seem to be of joy, but of sorrow.”

tn Grk “the peaceful fruit of righteousness.”