Endure hardship as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father?
It is for discipline that you endure; God deals with you as with sons; for what son is there whom his father does not discipline?
As you endure this divine discipline, remember that God is treating you as his own children. Whoever heard of a child who was never disciplined?
God is educating you; that's why you must never drop out. He's treating you as dear children. This trouble you're in isn't punishment; it's [training],
It is for your training that you undergo these things; God is acting to you as a father does to his sons; for what son does not have punishment from his father?
Endure trials for the sake of discipline. God is treating you as children; for what child is there whom a parent does not discipline?
If you endure chastening, God deals with you as with sons; for what son is there whom a father does not chasten?
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1 tn Grk “endure,” with the object (“your suffering”) understood from the context.
2 tn Or “in order to become disciplined.”