Bible Verses About Reproof

Reproof.
    God gives reproof to his own children  2Sa 7:14; Job 5:17; Ps 94:12; 119:67,71,75; Heb 12:6,7
    God gives, to the wicked  Ps 50:21; Isa 51:20
    Christ sent to give  Isa 2:4; 11:3
    The Holy Spirit gives  Joh 16:7,8
    Christ gives, in love  Re 3:19
    On account of
      Impenitence.  Mt 11:20-24
      Not understanding.  Mt 16:9,11; Mr 7:18; Lu 24:25; Joh 8:43; 13:7,8
      Hardness of heart.  Mr 8:17; 16:14
      Fearfulness.  Mr 4:40; Lu 24:37,38
      Unbelief.  Mt 17:17,20; Mr 16:14
      Vain boasting.  Lu 22:34
      Hypocrisy.  Mt 15:7; 23:13
      Reviling Christ.  Lu 23:40
      Unruly conduct.  1Th 5:14
      Oppressing out brethren.  Ne 5:7
      Sinful practices.  Mt 21:13; Lu 3:19; Joh 2:16
    The Scriptures are profitable for  Ps 19:7-11; 2Ti 3:16
    When from God
      Is for correction.  Ps 39:11
      Is despised by the wicked.  Pr 1:30
      Should not discourage saints.  Heb 12:5
      Pray that it be not be in anger.  Ps 6:1
      Should be accompanied by exhortation to repentance.  1Sa 12:20-25
    Declared to be
      Better than secret love.  Pr 27:5
      Better than the praise of fools.  Ec 7:5
      An excellent oil.  Ps 141:5
      More profitable to saints, than stripes to a fool.  Pr 17:10
    A proof of faithful friendship  Pr 27:6
    Leads to
      Understanding.  Pr 15:32
      Knowledge.  Pr 19:25
      Wisdom.  Pr 15:31; 29:15
      Honour.  Pr 13:18
      Happiness.  Pr 6:23
    Eventually brings more respect than flattery  Pr 28:23
    Of those who offend, a warning to others  Le 19:17; Ac 5:3,4,9; 1Ti 5:20; Tit 1:10,13
    Hypocrites not qualified to give  Mt 7:5
    Ministers are sent to give  Jer 44:4; Eze 3:17
    Ministers are empowered to give  Mic 3:8
    Ministers should give
      Openly.  1Ti 5:20
      Fearlessly.  Eze 2:3-7
      With all authority.  Tit 2:15
      With longsuffering &c.  2Ti 4:2
      Unreservedly.  Isa 58:1
      Sharply, if necessary.  Tit 1:13
      With Christian love.  2Th 3:15
    They who give, are hated by scorners  Pr 9:8; 15:12
    Hatred of, a proof of brutishness  Pr 12:1
    Hatred of, leads to destruction  Pr 15:10; 29:1
    Contempt of, leads to remorse  Pr 5:12
    Rejection of, leads to error  Pr 10:17
    Saints should
      Give.  Le 19:17; Eph 5:11
      Give no occasion for.  Php 2:15
      Receive kindly.  Ps 141:5
      Love those who give.  Pr 9:8
      Delight in those who give.  Pr 24:25
    Attention to a proof of prudence  Pr 15:5
    Exemplified
      Samuel.  1Sa 13:13
      Nathan.  2Sa 12:7-9
      Ahijah.  1Ki 14:7-11
      Elijah.  1Ki 21:20
      Elisha.  2Ki 5:26
      Joab.  1Ch 21:3
      Shemaiah.  2Ch 12:5
      Hanani.  2Ch 16:7
      Zechariah.  2Ch 24:20
      Daniel.  Da 5:22,23
      John the Baptist.  Mt 3:7; Lu 3:19
      Stephen.  Ac 7:51
      Peter.  Ac 8:20
      Paul.  1Co 1:10-13; 5:1-5; 6:1-8; 11:17-22; Ga 2:11