Romans 12:14-21 NIV

14 Bless those who persecute you;1 bless and do not curse.

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15 Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn.2

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16 Live in harmony with one another.3 Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position.a Do not be conceited.4

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    • c 12:16 - Or "willing to do menial work"
      17 Do not repay anyone evil for evil.5 Be careful to do what is right in the eyes of everybody.6

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      18 If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone.7

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      19 Do not take revenge,8 my friends, but leave room for God's wrath, for it is written: "It is mine to avenge; I will repay,"b9 says the Lord.

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      20 On the contrary: "If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head."c10

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      21 Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.