Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Corinthians 6:1
How is it, that if any one of you has a cause at law against another, he takes it before a Gentile judge and not before the saints?
And there was an argument between the keepers of Abram's cattle and the keepers of Lot's cattle: at that time the Canaanites and Perizzites were still living in the land.
And he sent his brothers on their way, and said to them, See that you have no argument on the road.
And I said to them, We have given whatever we were able to give, to make our brothers the Jews free, who were servants and prisoners of the nations: and would you now give up your brothers for a price, and are they to become our property? Then they said nothing, answering not a word.
And the day after, he came to them, while they were having a fight, and would have made peace between them, saying, Sirs, you are brothers; why do you do wrong to one another?
Do all things without protests and arguments;
1 John 2:9
He who says that he is in the light, and has hate in his heart for his brother, is still in the dark.
1 John 3:11
Because this is the word which was given to you from the first, that we are to have love for one another;
A man of another nation may be forced to make payment of his debt, but if your brother has anything of yours, let it go;
Do not take up a cause at law against a man for nothing, if he has done you no wrong.
But if you are given to fighting with one another, take care that you are not the cause of destruction one to another.