Parallel Bible results for Matthew 5:25-48

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Matthew 5:25-48

NIV 25 “Settle matters quickly with your adversary who is taking you to court. Do it while you are still together on the way, or your adversary may hand you over to the judge, and the judge may hand you over to the officer, and you may be thrown into prison. NIV 25 “Settle matters quickly with your adversary who is taking you to court. Do it while you are still together on the way, or your adversary may hand you over to the judge, and the judge may hand you over to the officer, and you may be thrown into prison. NIV 26 Truly I tell you, you will not get out until you have paid the last penny. NIV 26 Truly I tell you, you will not get out until you have paid the last penny. NIV 27 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ NIV 27 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ NIV 28 But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart. NIV 28 But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart. NIV 29 If your right eye causes you to stumble, gouge it out and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to be thrown into hell. NIV 29 If your right eye causes you to stumble, gouge it out and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to be thrown into hell. NIV 30 And if your right hand causes you to stumble, cut it off and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to go into hell. NIV 30 And if your right hand causes you to stumble, cut it off and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to go into hell. NIV 31 “It has been said, ‘Anyone who divorces his wife must give her a certificate of divorce.’ NIV 31 “It has been said, ‘Anyone who divorces his wife must give her a certificate of divorce.’ NIV 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. NIV 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. NIV 33 “Again, you have heard that it was said to the people long ago, ‘Do not break your oath, but fulfill to the Lord the vows you have made.’ NIV 33 “Again, you have heard that it was said to the people long ago, ‘Do not break your oath, but fulfill to the Lord the vows you have made.’ NIV 34 But I tell you, do not swear an oath at all: either by heaven, for it is God’s throne; NIV 34 But I tell you, do not swear an oath at all: either by heaven, for it is God’s throne; NIV 35 or by the earth, for it is his footstool; or by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the Great King. NIV 35 or by the earth, for it is his footstool; or by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the Great King. NIV 36 And do not swear by your head, for you cannot make even one hair white or black. NIV 36 And do not swear by your head, for you cannot make even one hair white or black. NIV 37 All you need to say is simply ‘Yes’ or ‘No’; anything beyond this comes from the evil one. NIV 37 All you need to say is simply ‘Yes’ or ‘No’; anything beyond this comes from the evil one. NIV 38 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.’ NIV 38 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.’ NIV 39 But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to them the other cheek also. NIV 39 But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to them the other cheek also. NIV 40 And if anyone wants to sue you and take your shirt, hand over your coat as well. NIV 40 And if anyone wants to sue you and take your shirt, hand over your coat as well. NIV 41 If anyone forces you to go one mile, go with them two miles. NIV 41 If anyone forces you to go one mile, go with them two miles. NIV 42 Give to the one who asks you, and do not turn away from the one who wants to borrow from you. NIV 42 Give to the one who asks you, and do not turn away from the one who wants to borrow from you. NIV 43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ NIV 43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ NIV 44 But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, NIV 44 But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, NIV 45 that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous. NIV 45 that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous. NIV 46 If you love those who love you, what reward will you get? Are not even the tax collectors doing that? NIV 46 If you love those who love you, what reward will you get? Are not even the tax collectors doing that? NIV 47 And if you greet only your own people, what are you doing more than others? Do not even pagans do that? NIV 47 And if you greet only your own people, what are you doing more than others? Do not even pagans do that? NIV 48 Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect. NIV 48 Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.