39 But I tell you not to resist an evil person.But whoever slaps you on your right cheek, turn the other to him also.40 If anyone wants to sue you and take away your tunic, let him have your cloak also.41 And whoevercompels you to go one mile, go with him two.42 Give to him who asks you, andfrom him who wants to borrow from you do not turn away.
Love Your Enemies
43 “You have heard that it was said,‘You shall love your neighborand hate your enemy.’44 [a]But I say to you,love your enemies, bless those who curse you,do good to those who hate you, and prayfor those who spitefully use you and persecute you,
Matthew 5:44NU But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you
17 Repay no one evil for evil. Have[a] regard for good things in the sight of all men. 18 If it is possible, as much as depends on you, live peaceably with all men. 19 Beloved, do not avenge yourselves, but rather give place to wrath; for it is written, “VengeanceisMine, I will repay,” says the Lord.
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