Parallel Bible results for Matthew 5:38-48

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Matthew 5:38-48

CEB 38 “You have heard that it was said, An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth. NRS 38 "You have heard that it was said, "An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.' CEB 39 But I say to you that you must not oppose those who want to hurt you. If people slap you on your right cheek, you must turn the left cheek to them as well. NRS 39 But I say to you, Do not resist an evildoer. But if anyone strikes you on the right cheek, turn the other also; CEB 40 When they wish to haul you to court and take your shirt, let them have your coat too. NRS 40 and if anyone wants to sue you and take your coat, give your cloak as well; CEB 41 When they force you to go one mile, go with them two. NRS 41 and if anyone forces you to go one mile, go also the second mile. CEB 42 Give to those who ask, and don't refuse those who wish to borrow from you. NRS 42 Give to everyone who begs from you, and do not refuse anyone who wants to borrow from you. CEB 43 “You have heard that it was said, You must love your neighbor and hate your enemy. NRS 43 "You have heard that it was said, "You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.' CEB 44 But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who harass you NRS 44 But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, CEB 45 so that you will be acting as children of your Father who is in heaven. He makes the sun rise on both the evil and the good and sends rain on both the righteous and the unrighteous. NRS 45 so that you may be children of your Father in heaven; for he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the righteous and on the unrighteous. CEB 46 If you love only those who love you, what reward do you have? Don't even the tax collectors do the same? NRS 46 For if you love those who love you, what reward do you have? Do not even the tax collectors do the same? CEB 47 And if you greet only your brothers and sisters, what more are you doing? Don't even the Gentiles do the same? NRS 47 And if you greet only your brothers and sisters, what more are you doing than others? Do not even the Gentiles do the same? CEB 48 Therefore, just as your heavenly Father is complete in showing love to everyone, so also you must be complete. NRS 48 Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.