The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
PRO 23:13 Withhold not correction from the child: for if thou beatest
him with the rod, he shall not die.
PRO 23:14 Thou shalt beat him with the rod, and shalt deliver his soul
PRO 23:15 My son, if thine heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even
PRO 23:16 Yea, my reins shall rejoice, when thy lips speak right
PRO 23:17 Let not thine heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of
the LORD all the day long.
PRO 23:18 For surely there is an end; and thine expectation shall not
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