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Chasten
Chastening • Chastisement
Dictionaries
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Chastisement, Chasten
Chastisement, Chasten. Correction intended to produce righteousness (Dt 21:18; 2 Tm 2:25).See Discipline.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Chasten, Chastisement
CHASTEN, CHASTISEMENT* Correction intended to produce righteousness (Dt 21:18; Jb 5:17; 2 Tm 2:25). See Discipline.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
CHASTENING; CHASTISEMENT
CHASTENING; CHASTISEMENT<chas’-’-n-ing>, <chas’-tiz-ment>: These two words corresponding to Hebrew מוּסָר‎ [mucar], and Greek [παιδεία, paideia], are distinguished in English use, in that “chastisement” is applied to the infliction of pain, either as a punishment or for recalling to duty, while “chastening,”
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Chasten
CHASTEN or CHASTISEMENT Refers to an act of punishment intended to instruct and change behavior. Two basic Hebrew words express the idea—yakach, “to settle a dispute, reprove”; yasar, “to instruct, a discipline.” People fear the experience of God’s angry chastisement (Pss. 6:1; 38:1). Still, the Father
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Chastening, Chastisement
CHASTENING, chās′ʼn-ing, CHASTISEMENT, chas′tiz-ment: These two words corresponding to Heb מוּסָר‎, mūṣār, and Gr παιδεία, paideía, are distinguished in Eng. use, in that “chastisement” is applied to the infliction of pain, either as a punishment or for recalling to duty, while “chastening” is a