Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Romans 12:19
Do not avenge yourselves, dear friends, but give place to God's wrath, for it is written, "Vengeance is mine, I will repay," says the Lord.
Proverbs 20:22
Do not say, "I will pay back evil!" Wait for the Lord, so that he may vindicate you.
Matthew 5:39
But I say to you, do not resist the evildoer. But whoever strikes you on the right cheek, turn the other to him as well.
1 Thessalonians 5:15
See that no one pays back evil for evil to anyone, but always pursue what is good for one another and for all.
1 Peter 3:9
Do not return evil for evil or insult for insult, but instead bless others because you were called to inherit a blessing.


Romans 14:16
Therefore do not let what you consider good be spoken of as evil.
1 Corinthians 6:6
Instead, does a Christian sue a Christian, and do this before unbelievers?
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient, love is kind, it is not envious. Love does not brag, it is not puffed up.
2 Corinthians 8:20
We did this as a precaution so that no one should blame us in regard to this generous gift we are administering.
Philippians 4:8
Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is worthy of respect, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if something is excellent or praiseworthy, think about these things.
Colossians 4:5
Conduct yourselves with wisdom toward outsiders, making the most of the opportunities.
1 Thessalonians 4:12
In this way you will live a decent life before outsiders and not be in need.
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Stay away from every form of evil.
1 Timothy 5:14
So I want younger women to marry, raise children, and manage a household, in order to give the adversary no opportunity to vilify us.
Titus 2:4
In this way they will train the younger women to love their husbands, to love their children,
1 Peter 2:12
and maintain good conduct among the non-Christians, so that though they now malign you as wrongdoers, they may see your good deeds and glorify God when he appears.
1 Peter 3:16
Yet do it with courtesy and respect, keeping a good conscience, so that those who slander your good conduct in Christ may be put to shame when they accuse you.

General references

Genesis 23:7
Abraham got up and bowed down to the local people, the sons of Heth.
Exodus 23:4
"If you encounter your enemy's ox or donkey wandering off, you must by all means return it to him.
Deuteronomy 2:6
You may purchase food to eat and water to drink from them.
Proverbs 17:13
As for the one who repays evil for good, evil will not leave his house.
Romans 14:16
Therefore do not let what you consider good be spoken of as evil.
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Stay away from every form of evil.

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