Matthew 5:28

28 But I say to you that 1everyone who looks at a woman with lustful intent has already committed adultery with her in his heart.

Matthew 5:28 In-Context

26 Truly, I say to you, you will never get out until you have paid the last penny.
27 "You have heard that it was said, 'You shall not commit adultery.'
28 But I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman with lustful intent has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
29 If your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away. For it is better that you lose one of your members than that your whole body be thrown into hell.
30 And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away. For it is better that you lose one of your members than that your whole body go into hell.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Job 31:1; Proverbs 6:25; [2 Samuel 11:2]
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