“You have heard the law that says the punishment must match the injury: ‘An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth.’
References for Matthew 5:38
But I say, do not resist an evil person! If someone slaps you on the right cheek, offer the other cheek also.
If you are sued in court and your shirt is taken from you, give your coat, too.
If a soldier demands that you carry his gear for a mile, carry it two miles.
References for Matthew 5:41
Give to those who ask, and don’t turn away from those who want to borrow.