Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now David had said, Surely in vain have I kept all that this fellow hath in the wilderness, so that nothing was missed of all that pertained unto him: and he hath requited me evil for good.
He hath requited
1 Samuel 25:13
And David said unto his men, Gird you on every man his sword. And they girded on every man his sword; and David also girded on his sword: and there went up after David about four hundred men; and two hundred abode by the supplies.
They were children of fools, yea, children of base men: they were viler than the earth.
Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not yourself in any way to do evil.
Be angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:
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.
1 Peter 2:21
For even to this were you called: because Christ also suffered for us, leaving us an example, that you should follow his steps:
1 Peter 3:9
Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but on the contrary blessing; knowing that you are unto this called, that you should inherit a blessing.
He hath requited
And when they were gone out of the city, and not yet far off, Joseph said unto his steward, Up, follow after the men; and when you do overtake them, say unto them, Why have you rewarded evil for good?
They rewarded me evil for good to the sorrow of my soul.
They also that render evil for good are my adversaries; because I follow the thing that is good.
They surrounded me also with words of hatred; and fought against me without a cause.
Whosoever rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
Shall evil be recompensed for good? for they have dug a pit for my soul. Remember that I stood before you to speak good for them, and to turn away your wrath from them.
Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.
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.
1 Peter 3:17
For it is better, if the will of God be so, that you suffer for well doing, than for evil doing.
She will do him good and not evil all the days of her life.