Matthew 5:38

Eye for Eye

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

Read Matthew 5:38 Using Other Translations

Ye have heard that it hath been said, An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth:
"You have heard that it was said, 'An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.'
“You have heard the law that says the punishment must match the injury: ‘An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth.’