Verses with the word correction in the Old Testament (11 verses):
He causeth it to come, whether for correction, or for his land, or for mercy.
My son, despise not the chastening of the LORD; neither be weary of his correction:
He goeth after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks;
Correction is grievous unto him that forsaketh the way: and he that hateth reproof shall die.
Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.
Withhold not correction from the child: for if thou beatest him with the rod, he shall not die.
In vain have I smitten your children; they received no correction: your own sword hath devoured your prophets, like a destroying lion.
O LORD, are not thine eyes upon the truth? thou hast stricken them, but they have not grieved; thou hast consumed them, but they have refused to receive correction: they have made their faces harder than a rock; they have refused to return.
But thou shalt say unto them, This is a nation that obeyeth not the voice of the LORD their God, nor receiveth correction: truth is perished, and is cut off from their mouth.
Art thou not from everlasting, O LORD my God, mine Holy One? we shall not die. O LORD, thou hast ordained them for judgment; and, O mighty God, thou hast established them for correction.
She obeyed not the voice; she received not correction; she trusted not in the LORD; she drew not near to her God.