'Avenge' in the Bible
Thou shalt not avenge thyself, nor bear any grudge against the children of thy people, but thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself: I am Jehovah.
Avenge the children of Israel upon the Midianites; afterwards shalt thou be gathered unto thy peoples.
Jehovah judge between me and thee, and Jehovah avenge me of thee; but my hand shall not be upon thee.
And thou shalt smite the house of Ahab thy master; and I will avenge the blood of my servants the prophets, and the blood of all the servants of Jehovah at the hand of Jezebel.
That the decree might be given in every province, a copy of the writing was published to all the peoples, and that the Jews should be ready against that day to avenge themselves on their enemies.
Therefore saith the Lord, Jehovah of hosts, the Mighty One of Israel: Ah! I will ease me of mine adversaries, and avenge me of mine enemies.
Jehovah, thou knowest: remember me, and visit me, and avenge me of my persecutors; in thy long-suffering take me not away: know that for thy sake I bear reproach.
and there was a widow in that city, and she came to him, saying, Avenge me of mine adverse party.
at any rate because this widow annoys me I will avenge her, that she may not by perpetually coming completely harass me.
And shall not God at all avenge his elect, who cry to him day and night, and he bears long as to them?
I say unto you that he will avenge them speedily. But when the Son of man comes, shall he indeed find faith on the earth?
and having in readiness to avenge all disobedience when your obedience shall have been fulfilled.
and they cried with a loud voice, saying, How long, O sovereign Ruler, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood on them that dwell upon the earth?