Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing.

Bible References

Rendering

1 Peter 2:20
For what kind of credit is it, if, sinning and being beaten, ye will endure? But if, doing good and suffering, ye will endure, this is graciousness with God.
Proverbs 17:13
He who rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
Proverbs 20:22
Say thou not, I will recompense evil. Wait for LORD, and he will save thee.
Matthew 5:39
But I say to you, not to resist what is troublesome, but whoever will strike thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Luke 6:27
But I say to you, to those who hear, love your enemies. Do good to those who hate you.
Romans 12:14
Bless those who persecute you. Bless ye and do not curse.
1 Corinthians 4:12
And we toil, working with our own hands. Being reviled, we bless; being persecuted, we endure;
Ephesians 4:32
And become good toward each other, compassionate, forgiving each other, even as also God in Christ forgave us.
1 Thessalonians 5:15
See that not any man repays evil for evil to any man, but always pursue the good, both for each other and for all.

General references

1 Samuel 17:29
And David said, What have I now done? Is there not a cause?
Proverbs 17:13
He who rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
Proverbs 26:4
Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest thou also be like to him.
Matthew 5:44
But I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who mistreat you and persecute you,
Romans 12:14
Bless those who persecute you. Bless ye and do not curse.