Edifying content for families explaining familial duties, practical advice for conducting Family Bible Times, and Shared experiences from a family of 13.
A Step By Step Guide To Getting Your Religious Family To Stop Indoctrinating Your Kids
Proverbs 19:18 King James Version (KJV)
18 Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.
Proverbs 19:18 The Voice (VOICE)
18 Discipline your children while there is still hope of influencing their future,
so as not to play a part in their destruction.
Proverbs 19:18 Young’s Literal Translation (YLT)
18 Chastise thy son, for there is hope, And to put him to death lift not up thy soul.
Proverbs 19:18 Darby Translation (DARBY)
18 Chasten thy son, seeing there is hope; but set not thy soul upon killing him.
Proverbs 19:18 Amplified Bible (AMP)
18 Discipline and teach your son while there is hope,
And do not desire his destruction.
Proverbs 19:18 Common English Bible (CEB)
18 Discipline your children while there is hope,
but don’t plan to kill them.
Proverbs 19:18 1599 Geneva Bible (GNV)
18 Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his murmuring.
Proverbs 19:18 Good News Translation (GNT)
18 Discipline your children while they are young enough to learn. If you don’t, you are helping them destroy themselves.[a]
Proverbs 19:18 International Children’s Bible (ICB)
18 Correct your son while there is still hope.
Do not help him destroy himself.
Proverbs 19:18 New Living Translation (NLT)
18 Discipline your children while there is hope.
Otherwise you will ruin their lives.
Proverbs 19:18 The Passion Translation (TPT)
18 Don’t be afraid to discipline your children
while they’re still young enough to learn.
Don’t indulge your children or be swayed by their protests.
Proverbs 19:18 Names of God Bible (NOG)
18 Discipline your son while there is still hope.
Do not be the one responsible for his death.
Put it all together:
Teach, Discipline, and Chastise, thy children seeing that while they are young enough to learn there is still hope of influencing their future,
and do not desire their destruction or plan to kill them by playing a part in their death and destruction by indulging your children and being swayed by their protests, crying, and murmuring;
because if you do, you are ruining their lives by helping them destroy themselves, and you will be responsible for their death.