What God says about… Discipline

Punishment is a consequence of sinful actions : Genesis 3:6-19

God’s punishment does not change His love for us : Psalm 89:32-33

The Lord disciplines those He loves : Proverbs 3:11-12

Parents are responsible to discipline their children : Proverbs 13:24

Punishment for sin may be swift and severe : 1 Corinthians 5:1-5

Punishment should lead to repentance : 2 Corinthians 7:8-9

Sometimes God punishes us to bring us back to Him : Hebrews 12:5-11