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 glory is it, if, when you be buffeted for your faults, you shall take it patiently? but if, when you do well, and suffer for it, you take it patiently, this is commendable with God.
Proverbs 17:13
Whosoever rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
Proverbs 20:22
Say not, I will repay evil; but wait on the LORD, and he shall save you.
Matthew 5:39
But I say unto you, That you resist not evil: but whosoever shall smite you on your right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Luke 6:27
But I say unto you who hear, Love your enemies, do good to them who hate you,
Romans 12:14
Bless them who persecute you: bless, and curse not.
1 Corinthians 4:12
And labor, working with our own hands: being reviled, we bless; being persecuted, we endure it:
Ephesians 4:32
And be you kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake has forgiven you.
1 Thessalonians 5:15
See that none render evil for evil unto any man; but ever follow that which is good, both among yourselves, and to all men.

General references

1 Samuel 17:29
And David said, What have I now done? Is it not a word?
Proverbs 17:13
Whosoever rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
Proverbs 26:4
Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest you also be like unto him.
Matthew 5:44
But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them who despitefully use you, and persecute you;
Romans 12:14
Bless them who persecute you: bless, and curse not.