Let the righteous strike me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove me; it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not break my head: for yet my prayer also shall be against their evil.
Smite a scoffer, and the simple will beware: and reprove one that has understanding, and he will understand knowledge.
As an earring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprover upon an obedient ear.
Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in the spirit of meekness; considering yourself, lest you also be tempted.
That this shall be no grief unto you, nor offence of heart unto my lord, either that you have shed blood without cause, or that my lord has avenged himself: but when the LORD shall have dealt well with my lord, then remember your handmaid.
And Nathan said to David, You are the man. Thus says the LORD God of Israel, I anointed you king over Israel, and I delivered you out of the hand of Saul;
And at that time Hanani the seer came to Asa king of Judah, and said unto him, Because you have relied on the king of Syria, and not relied on the LORD your God, therefore has the army of the king of Syria escaped out of your hand.
And it came to pass, as he talked with him, that the king said unto him, Are you made the king's counselor? stop; why should you be killed? Then the prophet stopped, and said, I know that God has determined to destroy you, because you have done this, and have not hearkened unto my counsel.
You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies: you anoint my head with oil; my cup runs over.
For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life:
Reprove not a scoffer, lest he hate you: rebuke a wise man, and he will love you.
Without counsel plans go wrong: but in the multitude of counselors they are established.
Open rebuke is better than hidden love.
It is better to hear the rebuke of the wise, than for a man to hear the song of fools.
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;
But when Peter came to Antioch, I withstood him to his face, because he was to be blamed.
The Lord give mercy unto the house of Onesiphorus; for he often refreshed me, and was not ashamed of my chains:
Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: