Thematic Bible




Thematic Bible



The beginning of strife is as when one letteth out water: Therefore leave off contention, before there is quarrelling.


Go not forth hastily to strive, Lest thou know not what to do in the end thereof, When thy neighbor hath put thee to shame. Debate thy cause with thy neighbor himself , And disclose not the secret of another; Lest he that heareth it revile thee, And thine infamy turn not away.

Agree with thine adversary quickly, while thou art with him in the way; lest haply the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison.








The beginning of strife is as when one letteth out water: Therefore leave off contention, before there is quarrelling.


He that passeth by, and vexeth himself with strife belonging not to him, Is like one that taketh a dog by the ears.


Go not forth hastily to strive, Lest thou know not what to do in the end thereof, When thy neighbor hath put thee to shame.


But if ye have bitter jealousy and faction in your heart, glory not and lie not against the truth.

Strive not with a man without cause, If he have done thee no harm.

Of these things put them in remembrance, charging them in the sight of the Lord, that they strive not about words, to no profit, to the subverting of them that hear.


The beginning of strife is as when one letteth out water: Therefore leave off contention, before there is quarrelling.


Go not forth hastily to strive, Lest thou know not what to do in the end thereof, When thy neighbor hath put thee to shame. Debate thy cause with thy neighbor himself , And disclose not the secret of another; Lest he that heareth it revile thee, And thine infamy turn not away.



Strive not with a man without cause, If he have done thee no harm.