Jeremiah 10:24

24 Discipline me, LORD, but only in due measure— not in your anger, or you will reduce me to nothing.

Jeremiah 10:24 in Other Translations

KJV
24 O LORD, correct me, but with judgment; not in thine anger, lest thou bring me to nothing.
ESV
24 Correct me, O LORD, but in justice; not in your anger, lest you bring me to nothing.
NLT
24 So correct me, LORD, but please be gentle. Do not correct me in anger, for I would die.
MSG
24 So correct us, God, as you see best. Don't lose your temper. That would be the end of us.
CSB
24 Discipline me, Lord, but with justice- not in Your anger, or You will reduce me to nothing.

Jeremiah 10:24 In-Context

22 Listen! The report is coming— a great commotion from the land of the north! It will make the towns of Judah desolate, a haunt of jackals.
23 LORD, I know that people’s lives are not their own; it is not for them to direct their steps.
24 Discipline me, LORD, but only in due measure— not in your anger, or you will reduce me to nothing.
25 Pour out your wrath on the nations that do not acknowledge you, on the peoples who do not call on your name. For they have devoured Jacob; they have devoured him completely and destroyed his homeland.

Cross References 3

  • 1. Psalms 6:1; Psalms 38:1; S Jeremiah 7:20; Jeremiah 18:23
  • 2. Jeremiah 46:28
  • 3. Jeremiah 30:11
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