Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Do not be conquered by evil, but conquer evil with good.
But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for your persecutors,
bless those who curse you, pray for those who abuse you.
And they divided up his clothes among them by drawing lots for them,
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.
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.