Matthew 5:38-41 NIV

Eye for Eye

38 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.’a

References for Matthew 5:38

    • } 5:38 - Exodus 21:24; Lev. 24:20; Deut. 19:21
      39 But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to them the other cheek also.

      References for Matthew 5:39

      40 And if anyone wants to sue you and take your shirt, hand over your coat as well.
      41 If anyone forces you to go one mile, go with them two miles.