Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty, give him water to drink:

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 24:17
Rejoice not when thine enemy falls, and let not thy heart be glad when he is overthrown,
Exodus 23:4
If thou meet thine enemy's ox or his donkey going astray, thou shall surely bring it back to him again.
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,
Luke 10:33
But a certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came to him, and when he saw him, felt compassion.
Romans 12:20
Therefore if thine enemy is hungry, feed him. If he is thirsty, give him to drink. For by doing this thou will heap coals of fire upon his head.