Matthew week 29
Ephesians 5:1 ESV
Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children.
Matthew 5:38 ESV
38 “You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’
Exodus 21:24 ESV
24 eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, 25 burn for burn, wound for wound, stripe for stripe.
Leviticus 24:20 ESV
20 fracture for fracture, eye for eye, tooth for tooth; whatever injury he has given a person shall be given to him
Deuteronomy 19:21 ESV
21 Your eye shall not pity. It shall be life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.
Deuteronomy 19:18-20 ESV
18 The judges shall inquire diligently, and if the witness is a false witness and has accused his brother falsely, 19 then you shall do to him as he had meant to do to his brother. So you shall purge the evil from your midst. 20 And the rest shall hear and fear, and shall never again commit any such evil among you.
Proverbs 25:21-22 ESV
21 If your enemy is hungry, give him bread to eat,
and if he is thirsty, give him water to drink,
22 for you will heap burning coals on his head,
and the Lord will reward you.
Proverbs 24:29 ESV
Do not say, “I will do to him as he has done to me;
I will pay the man back for what he has done.”
Deuteronomy 32:35 NASB
Vengeance is Mine, and retribution;
In due time their foot will slip.
For the day of their disaster is near,
And the impending things are hurrying to them.’
Romans 12:19-21 ESV
19 Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it[i] to the wrath of God, for it is written, “Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord.” 20 To the contrary, “if your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink; for by so doing you will heap burning coals on his head.” 21 Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
Matthew 5:39 ESV
39 But I say to you, Do not resist the one who is evil. But if anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Genesis 4:23-24 ESV
23 Lamech said to his wives:
“Adah and Zillah, hear my voice;
you wives of Lamech, listen to what I say:
I have killed a man for wounding me,
a young man for striking me.
24 If Cain's revenge is sevenfold,
then Lamech's is seventy-sevenfold.”
Matthew 5:40 ESV
40 And if anyone would sue you and take your tunic, let him have your cloak as well.
Exodus 22:26-27 ESV
26 If ever you take your neighbor's cloak in pledge, you shall return it to him before the sun goes down, 27 for that is his only covering, and it is his cloak for his body; in what else shall he sleep? And if he cries to me, I will hear, for I am compassionate.
Matthew 5:41-42 ESV
41 And if anyone forces you to go one mile, go with him two miles. 42 Give to the one who begs from you, and do not refuse the one who would borrow from you.