Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Bless them which persecute you: bless, and curse not.

Bible References

General references

Romans 12:21
Do not be conquered by evil, but conquer evil with good.
Matthew 5:44
But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for your persecutors,
Luke 6:28
bless those who curse you, pray for those who abuse you.
Luke 23:34
And they divided up his clothes among them by drawing lots for them,
Acts 7:60
Then falling on his knees, he cried out, "Lord, do not lay this sin up against them!" With these words he fell asleep.
1 Corinthians 4:12
we have worked with our hands for a living. When people abuse us, we bless them, when they persecute us, we put up with it,
1 Thessalonians 5:15
Take care that none of you ever pays back evil for evil, but always try to treat one another and everybody with kindness.
James 3:10
Blessing and cursing issue from the same mouth! This is not right, my brothers.
1 Peter 2:21
That is the life to which you have been called, for Christ himself suffered for you, leaving you an example so that you might follow his footsteps.
1 Peter 3:9
not returning evil for evil, or abuse for abuse. You must bless people instead. It is for this that you were called??o obtain blessing.