Matthew 5:23-33 LEB

23 Therefore if you present your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you,
24 leave your gift there before the altar and first go be reconciled to your brother, and then come [and]a present your gift.

References for Matthew 5:24

    • ® 5:24 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("come") has been translated as a finite verb
      25 {Settle the case quickly with your accuser}b while you are with him on the way, lest your accuser hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the officer, and you be thrown into prison.

      References for Matthew 5:25

        • ¯ 5:25 - Literally "be making friends quickly with your accuser"
          26 Truly I say to you, you will never come out of there until you have paid back the last penny!

          The Sermon on the Mount: Adultery and Lust

          27 "You have heard that it was said, 'Do not commit adultery.'c

          References for Matthew 5:27

            • ° 5:27 - A quotation from Exod 20:14; Deut 5:17
              28 But I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman to lust for her has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
              29 And if your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw [it] from you! For it is better for you that one of your members be destroyed than your whole body be thrown into hell.
              30 And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw [it] from you! For it is better for you that one of your limbs be destroyed than your whole body go into hell.

              The Sermon on the Mount: Divorce

              31 "And it was said, 'Whoever divorces his wife must give her a certificate of divorce.'d

              References for Matthew 5:31

                • ± 5:31 - A quotation from Deut 24:1
                  32 But I say to you that everyone who divorces his wife, except for a matter of sexual immorality, causes her to commit adultery, and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.

                  The Sermon on the Mount: Taking Oaths

                  33 "Again you have heard that it was said to the {people of old},e 'Do not swear falsely,f but fulfill your oaths to the Lord.'g

                  References for Matthew 5:33

                    • ² 5:33 - Literally "ancients"
                    • ³ 5:33 - Or "do not break your oath"
                    • ´ 5:33 - A quotation from Lev 19:12