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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Romans 12

 

 

Introduction
Overview
Romans 12:1, God"s mercies must move us to please God;
Romans 12:3, No man must think too well of himself;
Romans 12:6, but everyone attend on that calling wherein he is placed;
Romans 12:9, Love, and many other duties are required of us;
Romans 12:19, Revenge is especially forbidden.
Verse 1
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.

beseech:, Romans 15:30; 1 Corinthians 1:10; 2 Corinthians 5:20, 2 Corinthians 6:1, 2 Corinthians 10:1; Ephesians 4:1; 1 Thessalonians 4:1, 1 Thessalonians 4:10, 1 Thessalonians 5:12; Hebrews 13:22

by the:, Romans 2:4, Romans 9:23, Romans 11:30-31; Psalms 116:12; Luke 7:47; 2 Corinthians 4:1, 2 Corinthians 5:14-15; Ephesians 2:4-10; Philippians 2:1-5; Titus 3:4-8; 1 Peter 2:10-12

that ye:, Romans 6:13, Romans 6:16, Romans 6:19; Psalms 50:13-14; 1 Corinthians 6:13-20; Philippians 1:20; Hebrews 10:22

a living:, Psalms 69:30-31; Hosea 14:2; 1 Corinthians 5:7-8; 2 Corinthians 4:16; Philippians 2:17; Hebrews 10:20-22; Hebrews 13:15-16; 1 Peter 2:5

acceptable:, Romans 12:2, Romans 15:16; Psalms 19:14; Isaiah 56:7; Jeremiah 6:20; Ephesians 5:10; Philippians 4:18; 1 Timothy 2:3; 1 Timothy 5:4; 1 Peter 2:5, 1 Peter 2:20

Reciprocal:, Genesis 4:7 - If thou doest well Genesis 8:20 - builded Exodus 19:6 - a kingdom Exodus 38:1 - the altar Leviticus 1:2 - If any Leviticus 1:4 - be accepted Leviticus 2:9 - an offering Leviticus 3:6 - he shall Leviticus 3:14 - the fat that covereth Leviticus 8:23 - Moses took Leviticus 14:14 - General, Leviticus 16:7 - General, Numbers 7:21 - General, Numbers 8:13 - offer them Numbers 15:40 - be holy Numbers 29:13 - thirteen young bullocks Numbers 29:17 - General, Deuteronomy 31:14 - presented 1 Samuel 12:24 - consider 1 Chronicles 15:12 - sanctify Psalms 50:23 - Whoso Psalms 51:17 - sacrifices Psalms 51:19 - sacrifices Psalms 63:3 - lips Psalms 96:8 - bring Isaiah 60:7 - they shall Isaiah 61:6 - named Isaiah 66:20 - an offering Ezekiel 43:27 - I will accept Ezekiel 46:12 - a voluntary Daniel 3:28 - yielded Jonah 2:9 - I will sacrifice Malachi 1:11 - incense Malachi 3:3 - an Mark 12:17 - and to John 3:7 - Ye Acts 24:25 - he Romans 6:4 - even Romans 14:18 - is 1 Corinthians 6:20 - God 1 Corinthians 7:34 - both 1 Corinthians 14:15 - and I will sing 2 Corinthians 5:10 - in 2 Corinthians 8:5 - first Philippians 4:3 - I 1 Thessalonians 4:4 - should 1 Thessalonians 5:14 - exhort 2 Thessalonians 2:1 - we Philemon 1:9 - love"s sake Hebrews 12:28 - we may Hebrews 13:21 - working 1 Peter 2:11 - I beseech Revelation 1:6 - made Revelation 20:6 - priests

Verse 2
And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.

be not:, Exodus 23:2; Leviticus 18:29-30; Deuteronomy 18:9-14; John 7:7, John 14:30, John 15:19, John 17:14; 1 Corinthians 3:19; 2 Corinthians 4:4, 2 Corinthians 6:14-17; Galatians 1:4; Ephesians 2:2, Ephesians 4:17-20; James 1:27, James 4:4; 1 Peter 1:14, 1 Peter 1:18, 1 Peter 4:2; 2 Peter 1:4, 2 Peter 2:20; 1 John 2:15-17, 1 John 3:13, 1 John 4:4-5, 1 John 5:19; Revelation 12:9, Revelation 13:8

be ye:, Romans 13:14; Psalms 51:10; Ezekiel 18:31, Ezekiel 36:26; 2 Corinthians 5:17; Ephesians 1:18, Ephesians 4:22-24; Colossians 1:21-22, Colossians 3:10; Titus 3:5

prove:, Romans 12:1; Psalms 34:8; Ephesians 5:10, Ephesians 5:17; 1 Peter 2:3

good:, Romans 12:1, Romans 7:12, Romans 7:14, Romans 7:22; Psalms 19:7-11, Psalms 119:47-48, Psalms 119:72, Psalms 119:97, Psalms 119:103, Psalms 119:128, Psalms 119:174; Proverbs 3:1-4; Proverbs 3:13-18; Galatians 5:22-23; Ephesians 5:9; Colossians 4:12; 1 Thessalonians 4:3; 2 Timothy 3:16-17

Reciprocal:, Leviticus 3:6 - he shall Leviticus 3:14 - the fat that covereth Deuteronomy 6:18 - shalt do Deuteronomy 12:30 - How did Deuteronomy 14:21 - Thou shalt 2 Samuel 15:16 - ten women 2 Kings 16:10 - saw an altar 1 Chronicles 15:12 - sanctify Ezra 10:11 - do his Job 34:4 - know Psalms 18:30 - his way Isaiah 58:5 - an acceptable Isaiah 66:20 - an offering Ezekiel 20:32 - We will Matthew 6:10 - Thy will Matthew 7:14 - and few Matthew 7:21 - that Matthew 17:2 - transfigured Mark 9:2 - transfigured Mark 10:43 - so Luke 22:26 - General, John 3:7 - Ye Acts 16:20 - do Romans 6:4 - even Romans 7:6 - serve Romans 14:18 - is Romans 15:16 - offering up 1 Corinthians 7:34 - both 1 Corinthians 14:15 - and I will sing 2 Corinthians 3:18 - are 2 Corinthians 4:16 - is 2 Corinthians 5:10 - in Ephesians 4:23 - be Ephesians 6:1 - for Philippians 1:10 - ye Colossians 1:9 - of his 1 Thessalonians 4:1 - to please 1 Thessalonians 5:21 - Prove 1 Timothy 1:8 - the law 1 Timothy 2:3 - this Titus 2:12 - this Hebrews 10:36 - after Hebrews 12:28 - we may Hebrews 13:21 - to do 1 Peter 2:20 - this 1 Peter 3:3 - adorning let 1 John 2:17 - but

Verse 3
For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.

I say:, Romans 12:6-8, Romans 1:5, Romans 15:15-16; 1 Corinthians 3:10, 1 Corinthians 15:10; Galatians 2:8-9; Ephesians 3:2, Ephesians 3:4, Ephesians 3:7-8, Ephesians 4:7-12; Colossians 1:29; 1 Timothy 1:14; 1 Peter 4:11

not to:, Romans 11:20, Romans 11:25; Proverbs 16:18-19, Proverbs 25:27, Proverbs 26:12; Ecclesiastes 7:16; Micah 6:8; Matthew 18:1-4; Luke 18:11; 1 Corinthians 4:7-8; 2 Corinthians 12:7; Galatians 6:3; Philippians 2:3-8; Colossians 2:13; James 4:6; 1 Peter 5:5; 3 John 1:9

soberly: Gr. to sobriety, 1 Timothy 2:9, 1 Timothy 2:15; Titus 2:2, Titus 2:4, Titus 2:6, Titus 2:12; 1 Peter 1:13, 1 Peter 4:7, 1 Peter 5:8

according:, Romans 12:6; John 3:34; 1 Corinthians 4:7, 1 Corinthians 12:7-11; 2 Corinthians 12:13; Ephesians 4:7, Ephesians 4:13, Ephesians 4:16

Reciprocal:, Numbers 12:2 - hath he not Judges 8:3 - God Matthew 14:28 - bid Luke 8:18 - seemeth to have Luke 9:46 - General, 1 Corinthians 3:5 - even 1 Corinthians 4:6 - that ye 1 Corinthians 7:17 - as God 1 Corinthians 12:16 - is it 1 Corinthians 12:18 - as it 1 Corinthians 14:37 - any 2 Corinthians 5:13 - sober Revelation 3:17 - I am

Verse 4
For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office:

1 Corinthians 12:4, 1 Corinthians 12:12, 1 Corinthians 12:27; Ephesians 4:15-16

Reciprocal:, Numbers 4:49 - every one Mark 13:34 - and to Romans 12:5 - General, Ephesians 3:6 - the same Ephesians 4:4 - one body Philippians 1:27 - in one Colossians 2:19 - knit 1 Thessalonians 4:11 - and to do

Verse 5
So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.

Romans 12:4; 1 Corinthians 10:17, 1 Corinthians 12:12-14, 1 Corinthians 12:20, 1 Corinthians 12:27-28; Ephesians 1:23, Ephesians 4:25, Ephesians 5:23, Ephesians 5:30; Colossians 1:24; Colossians 2:19

Reciprocal:, John 15:5 - vine John 17:21 - they all Acts 4:32 - the multitude 1 Corinthians 1:30 - in 1 Corinthians 6:15 - your Galatians 2:9 - the grace Galatians 3:16 - which Ephesians 1:3 - in Christ Ephesians 3:6 - the same Ephesians 4:4 - one body Philippians 1:27 - in one

Verse 6
Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of faith;

then:, Romans 1:11; 1 Corinthians 1:5-7, 1 Corinthians 4:6-7, 1 Corinthians 12:4-11, 1 Corinthians 12:28-31, 1 Corinthians 13:2; 1 Peter 4:10-11

differing according:, Romans 12:3

whether:, Matthew 23:34; Luke 11:49; Acts 2:17, Acts 11:27-28, Acts 13:1, Acts 15:32, Acts 21:9; 1 Corinthians 12:10, 1 Corinthians 12:28, 1 Corinthians 13:2, 1 Corinthians 14:1, 1 Corinthians 14:3-5, 1 Corinthians 14:24, 1 Corinthians 14:29, 1 Corinthians 14:31-32; Ephesians 3:5, Ephesians 4:11; 1 Thessalonians 5:20

according to the proportion:, Romans 12:3; Acts 18:24-28; 2 Corinthians 8:12; Philippians 3:15

Reciprocal:, Genesis 49:29 - gathered Leviticus 1:2 - If any Numbers 3:25 - the charge Numbers 4:47 - every one Judges 8:3 - God Matthew 25:14 - and delivered Matthew 25:22 - I have Luke 19:13 - delivered John 3:27 - A man Acts 6:4 - give Romans 15:15 - because 1 Corinthians 12:5 - administrations 1 Corinthians 12:7 - General, 1 Corinthians 12:11 - all 2 Corinthians 10:13 - according Galatians 2:9 - the grace Ephesians 4:7 - unto 1 Timothy 4:14 - Neglect 2 Timothy 1:6 - that James 1:17 - good 2 Peter 1:20 - that

Verse 7
Or ministry, let us wait on our ministering: or he that teacheth, on teaching;

ministry:, Isaiah 21:8; Ezekiel 3:17-21, Ezekiel 33:7-9; Matthew 24:45-47; Luke 12:42-44; Acts 20:20, Acts 20:28; Colossians 4:17; 1 Timothy 4:16; 2 Timothy 4:2; 1 Peter 5:1-4

or he:, Deuteronomy 33:10; 1 Samuel 12:23; Psalms 34:11, Psalms 51:13; Ecclesiastes 12:9; Matthew 28:19; John 3:2; Acts 13:1; Galatians 6:6; Ephesians 4:11; Colossians 1:28-29; 1 Timothy 2:7, 1 Timothy 3:2, 1 Timothy 5:17; 2 Timothy 2:2, 2 Timothy 2:24

Reciprocal:, Numbers 3:10 - they shall Deuteronomy 10:8 - to stand 1 Chronicles 9:27 - the charge Nehemiah 12:44 - Judah rejoiced Ephesians 4:12 - the work 1 Timothy 3:13 - used

Verse 8
Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.

exhorteth:, Acts 13:15, Acts 15:32, Acts 20:2; 1 Corinthians 14:3; 1 Thessalonians 2:3; 1 Timothy 4:13; Hebrews 10:25, Hebrews 13:22

giveth: or, imparteth, Romans 12:13; Deuteronomy 15:8-11, Deuteronomy 15:14; Job 31:16-20; Psalms 112:9; Proverbs 22:9; Ecclesiastes 11:1-2, Ecclesiastes 11:6; Isaiah 32:5, Isaiah 32:8, Isaiah 58:7-11; Matthew 6:2-4, Matthew 25:40; Luke 21:1-4; Acts 2:44-46, Acts 4:33-35; Acts 11:28-30; 2 Corinthians 8:1-9, 2 Corinthians 8:12; 1 Thessalonians 2:8; 1 Peter 4:9-11

with simplicity: or, liberally, 2 Corinthians 1:12, 2 Corinthians 8:2, 2 Corinthians 11:3; Ephesians 6:5; Colossians 3:22

ruleth:, Romans 13:6; Genesis 18:19; Psalms 101:1-8; Acts 13:12, Acts 20:28; 1 Corinthians 12:28; 1 Thessalonians 5:12-14; 1 Timothy 3:4-5, 1 Timothy 5:17; Hebrews 13:7, Hebrews 13:17, Hebrews 13:24; 1 Peter 5:2-3

with diligence:, Ecclesiastes 9:10, shewth, Deuteronomy 16:11, Deuteronomy 16:14-15; Psalms 37:21; Isaiah 64:5; 2 Corinthians 9:7

Reciprocal:, Exodus 18:13 - General, Deuteronomy 15:10 - thine heart Acts 2:46 - singleness 2 Corinthians 9:11 - bountifulness 1 Timothy 3:13 - used 1 Timothy 6:18 - ready Hebrews 6:11 - we desire

Verse 9
Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.

love:, 2 Samuel 20:9-10; Psalms 55:21; Proverbs 26:25; Ezekiel 33:31; Matthew 26:49; John 12:6; 2 Corinthians 6:6, 2 Corinthians 8:8; 1 Thessalonians 2:3; 1 Timothy 1:5; James 2:15-16; 1 Peter 1:22, 1 Peter 4:8; 1 John 3:18-20

Abhor:, Psalms 34:14, Psalms 36:4, Psalms 45:7, Psalms 97:10, Psalms 101:3, Psalms 119:104, Psalms 119:163; Proverbs 8:13; Amos 5:15; Hebrews 1:9

cleave:, Acts 11:23; 1 Thessalonians 5:15; Hebrews 12:14; 1 Peter 3:10-11

Reciprocal:, Deuteronomy 4:4 - General, Deuteronomy 10:20 - cleave Deuteronomy 30:20 - cleave Joshua 6:18 - in any wise Joshua 22:5 - cleave Joshua 23:12 - cleave 1 Samuel 28:2 - Surely 1 Kings 11:2 - Solomon 1 Chronicles 4:10 - that thou Nehemiah 10:29 - clave Proverbs 4:27 - remove Isaiah 1:16 - cease Isaiah 7:15 - know Isaiah 56:2 - keepeth his Micah 3:2 - hate Matthew 19:5 - cleave Romans 7:15 - what I hate 1 Corinthians 13:6 - rejoiceth Galatians 5:22 - love Ephesians 4:15 - speaking the truth Philippians 1:10 - ye Philippians 4:8 - whatsoever Colossians 3:12 - mercies 1 Thessalonians 5:21 - hold 2 Thessalonians 2:12 - but 2 Timothy 2:19 - depart Hebrews 13:1 - General, James 3:17 - hypocrisy 1 John 4:21 - General, Revelation 2:25 - that

Verse 10
Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour preferring one another;

kindly:, John 13:34-35, John 15:17, John 17:21; Acts 4:32; Galatians 5:6, Galatians 5:13, Galatians 5:22; Ephesians 4:1-3; Colossians 1:4; 1 Thessalonians 4:9; 2 Thessalonians 1:3; Hebrews 13:1; 1 Peter 1:22, 1 Peter 2:17, 1 Peter 3:8-9; 2 Peter 1:7; 1 John 2:9-11, 1 John 3:10-18, 1 John 4:11, 1 John 4:20-21, 1 John 5:1-2

with brotherly love: or, in the love of the brethren, Job 1:4; Psalms 133:1

in honour:, Genesis 13:9; Matthew 20:26; Luke 14:10; Philippians 2:3; 1 Peter 5:5

Reciprocal:, Genesis 13:8 - brethren Exodus 18:9 - General, Numbers 12:2 - hath he not Numbers 16:10 - and seek Ruth 2:10 - Why have Job 18:3 - Wherefore Jeremiah 38:12 - Put Matthew 5:22 - his brother Matthew 18:1 - Who Matthew 20:21 - Grant Matthew 23:6 - General, Matthew 26:33 - yet Mark 9:34 - they had Mark 10:41 - they Luke 9:46 - General, Luke 11:43 - for Luke 20:46 - which Luke 22:24 - General, John 13:14 - ye also John 15:12 - General, 1 Corinthians 12:16 - is it Ephesians 3:8 - who am Ephesians 4:32 - kind Colossians 3:12 - mercies 3 John 1:9 - who loveth

Verse 11
Not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord;

slothful:, Exodus 5:17; Proverbs 6:6-9, Proverbs 10:26, Proverbs 13:4, Proverbs 18:9, Proverbs 22:29, Proverbs 24:30-34, Proverbs 26:13-16; Ecclesiastes 9:10; Isaiah 56:10; Matthew 25:26; Acts 20:34-35; Ephesians 4:28; 1 Thessalonians 4:11-12; 2 Thessalonians 3:6-12; 1 Timothy 5:13; Hebrews 6:10-11

fervent:, Matthew 24:12; Acts 18:25; Colossians 4:12-13; James 5:16; 1 Peter 1:22, 1 Peter 4:8; Revelation 2:4; Revelation 3:15-16

serving:, 1 Corinthians 7:22; Ephesians 6:5-8; Colossians 3:22-24, Colossians 4:1; Titus 2:9-10; Hebrews 12:28

Reciprocal:, Ruth 2:7 - continued 2 Chronicles 35:13 - divided them speedily Nehemiah 3:20 - earnestly Nehemiah 4:15 - every one Psalms 112:5 - he will Proverbs 20:13 - Love Proverbs 31:15 - riseth Ecclesiastes 3:22 - nothing Acts 20:19 - Serving Romans 14:18 - in Hebrews 6:12 - ye 2 Peter 1:8 - barren Revelation 3:19 - be

Verse 12
Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer;

Rejoicing:, Romans 5:2-3, Romans 15:13; Psalms 16:9-11, Psalms 71:20-23, Psalms 73:24-26; Proverbs 10:28, Proverbs 14:32; Lamentations 3:24-26; Habakkuk 3:17-18; Matthew 5:12; Luke 10:20; 1 Corinthians 13:13; Philippians 3:1, Philippians 4:4; Colossians 1:27; 1 Thessalonians 5:8, 1 Thessalonians 5:16; 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17; Titus 2:13, Titus 3:7; Hebrews 3:6, Hebrews 6:17-19; 1 Peter 1:3-8, 1 Peter 4:13; 1 John 3:1-3

patient:, Romans 2:7, Romans 5:3-4, Romans 8:25, Romans 15:4; Psalms 37:7, Psalms 40:1; Luke 8:15, Luke 21:19; Colossians 1:11; 1 Thessalonians 1:3; 2 Thessalonians 1:4, 2 Thessalonians 3:5; 1 Timothy 6:11; 2 Timothy 3:10; Hebrews 6:12, Hebrews 6:15, Hebrews 10:36, Hebrews 12:1; James 1:3-4, James 5:7, James 5:10-11; 1 Peter 2:19-20; 2 Peter 1:6; Revelation 13:10

continuing:, Genesis 32:24-26; Job 27:8-10; Psalms 55:16-17, Psalms 62:8, Psalms 109:4; Jeremiah 29:12-13; Daniel 9:18-19; Luke 11:5-13, Luke 18:1-8, Luke 18:9-43; Acts 1:14, Acts 2:42, Acts 6:4, Acts 12:5; 2 Corinthians 12:8; Ephesians 6:18-19; Philippians 4:6-7; Colossians 4:2, Colossians 4:12; 1 Thessalonians 5:17; Hebrews 5:7; James 5:15-16; 1 Peter 4:7; 1 John 5:14-15

Reciprocal:, 1 Samuel 8:20 - General, Job 2:10 - shall we receive Proverbs 15:15 - but Ecclesiastes 3:22 - nothing Acts 16:25 - sang Romans 8:24 - saved 2 Timothy 4:2 - be Hebrews 6:11 - of hope 1 Peter 1:6 - ye greatly Revelation 2:3 - hast patience Revelation 2:9 - tribulation

Verse 13
Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.

Distributing:, Romans 12:8, Romans 15:25-28; Psalms 41:1; Acts 4:35, Acts 9:36-41, Acts 10:4, Acts 20:34-35; 1 Corinthians 16:1-2; 2 Corinthians 8:1-4, 2 Corinthians 9:1, 2 Corinthians 9:12; Galatians 6:10; Philemon 1:7; Hebrews 6:10, Hebrews 13:16; 1 John 3:17

given:, Genesis 18:2-8, Genesis 19:1-3; 1 Timothy 3:2, 1 Timothy 5:10; Titus 1:8; Hebrews 13:2; 1 Peter 4:9

Reciprocal:, Genesis 18:6 - three Leviticus 25:35 - then Deuteronomy 23:24 - thou mayest Judges 19:20 - let all thy wants Ruth 2:16 - General, 2 Kings 4:10 - Let us Nehemiah 5:17 - an hundred Job 31:17 - the fatherless Job 31:32 - The stranger Psalms 112:9 - dispersed Isaiah 58:7 - bring Matthew 25:35 - I was a Luke 12:17 - shall Luke 14:13 - call 1 Corinthians 16:15 - to the Ephesians 4:28 - give Philippians 1:5 - General, 1 Timothy 6:18 - ready Philemon 1:5 - toward the Lord

Verse 14
Bless them which persecute you: bless, and curse not.

Romans 12:21; Job 31:29-30; Matthew 5:44; Luke 6:28, Luke 23:34; Acts 7:60; 1 Corinthians 4:12-13; 1 Thessalonians 5:15; James 3:10; 1 Peter 2:21-23, 1 Peter 3:9

Reciprocal:, Leviticus 19:14 - not curse 1 Samuel 24:6 - the Lord forbid 1 Kings 13:6 - besought Psalms 35:13 - when Romans 12:19 - avenge

Verse 15
Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep.

Rejoice:, Isaiah 66:10-14; Luke 1:58, Luke 15:5-10; Acts 11:23; 1 Corinthians 12:26; 2 Corinthians 2:3; Philippians 2:17-18, Philippians 2:28

weep:, Nehemiah 1:4; Job 2:11; Psalms 35:13-14; Jeremiah 9:1; John 11:19, John 11:33-36; 2 Corinthians 11:29; Philippians 2:26; Hebrews 13:3

Reciprocal:, Genesis 21:6 - will laugh Genesis 42:24 - wept Exodus 18:9 - General, Ruth 4:14 - the women 1 Samuel 11:4 - lifted up 2 Samuel 1:11 - likewise 2 Samuel 15:23 - all the country 2 Samuel 15:30 - weeping 2 Samuel 19:24 - dressed his feet Esther 4:5 - to know Job 6:14 - To him Job 16:4 - if your soul Job 19:21 - have pity Job 30:25 - Did not I Job 42:11 - they bemoaned Psalms 35:27 - shout Proverbs 17:5 - and Proverbs 25:20 - so Ecclesiastes 3:4 - time to weep Jeremiah 38:12 - Put Ezekiel 32:18 - wail Amos 6:6 - but Matthew 18:31 - they Luke 15:24 - they 1 Corinthians 4:8 - ye did 2 Corinthians 2:2 - General, 2 Corinthians 6:10 - sorrowful 2 Corinthians 7:13 - we were Philippians 2:4 - General, Hebrews 10:24 - consider 1 Peter 3:8 - having

Verse 16
Be of the same mind one toward another. Mind not high things, but condescend to men of low estate. Be not wise in your own conceits.

of the:, Romans 15:5, Romans 6:2; 2 Chronicles 30:12; Jeremiah 32:39; Acts 4:32; 1 Corinthians 1:10; Philippians 1:27, Philippians 2:2-3; Philippians 3:16, Philippians 4:2; 1 Peter 3:8

Mind:, Psalms 131:1-2; Jeremiah 45:5; Matthew 18:1-4, Matthew 20:21-28; Luke 4:6-11, Luke 22:24-27; 1 Peter 5:3; 3 John 1:9; Revelation 13:7-8

condescend to men of low estate: or, be contented with mean things, Job 31:13-16, Job 36:5; Proverbs 17:5, Proverbs 19:7, Proverbs 19:17, Proverbs 19:22; Matthew 6:25-26, Matthew 11:5, Matthew 26:11; Luke 6:20, Luke 14:13; Philippians 4:11-13; 1 Timothy 6:6-9; Hebrews 13:5; James 2:5-6

Be not:, Romans 11:25; Proverbs 3:7, Proverbs 26:12; Isaiah 5:21; 1 Corinthians 3:18, 1 Corinthians 4:10, 1 Corinthians 6:5, 1 Corinthians 8:2; James 3:13-17

Reciprocal:, Job 11:12 - would Proverbs 3:5 - and Proverbs 4:3 - General, Proverbs 23:4 - cease Proverbs 26:5 - conceit Proverbs 28:11 - his own conceit Ezekiel 28:5 - thy great wisdom John 13:14 - ye also Romans 1:14 - both to Romans 11:20 - Be 1 Corinthians 4:8 - ye are full 1 Corinthians 8:1 - Knowledge 2 Corinthians 13:11 - be of one Galatians 6:3 - if 1 Timothy 6:4 - He

Verse 17
Recompense to no man evil for evil. Provide things honest in the sight of all men.

Recompense:, Romans 12:19; Proverbs 20:22; Matthew 5:39; 1 Thessalonians 5:15; 1 Peter 3:9

Provide:, Romans 14:16; 1 Corinthians 6:6-7, 1 Corinthians 13:4-5; 2 Corinthians 8:20-21; Philippians 4:8-9; Colossians 4:5; 1 Thessalonians 4:12; 1 Thessalonians 5:22; 1 Timothy 5:14; Titus 2:4-5; 1 Peter 2:12, 1 Peter 3:16

Reciprocal:, Genesis 23:7 - General, Genesis 23:9 - much money Genesis 42:25 - and thus Genesis 43:12 - double Genesis 43:21 - we have Exodus 23:4 - General, Leviticus 19:18 - not avenge Deuteronomy 2:6 - General, Ruth 3:14 - Let it not Ruth 4:4 - Buy it 1 Samuel 24:7 - stayed 1 Samuel 29:3 - found 2 Samuel 24:24 - Nay 1 Kings 5:6 - will I give hire 2 Kings 4:7 - pay 1 Chronicles 21:24 - Nay Esther 9:10 - but on the spoil Psalms 15:3 - doeth Psalms 119:61 - but I Proverbs 17:13 - General, Proverbs 24:29 - Say Isaiah 11:9 - not hurt Matthew 5:24 - there Luke 6:27 - Love 2 Corinthians 13:7 - honest Hebrews 13:18 - in all

Verse 18
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 14:17, Romans 14:19; 2 Samuel 20:19; Psalms 34:14, Psalms 120:5-7; Proverbs 12:20; Matthew 5:5, Matthew 5:9; Mark 9:50; 1 Corinthians 7:15; 2 Corinthians 13:11; Galatians 5:22; Ephesians 4:3; Colossians 3:14-15; 1 Thessalonians 5:13; 2 Timothy 2:22; Hebrews 12:14; James 3:16-18; 1 Peter 3:11

Reciprocal:, Genesis 13:9 - if thou wilt Genesis 21:24 - General, Genesis 23:7 - General, Genesis 26:30 - General, Leviticus 25:35 - then Judges 11:14 - again unto Judges 20:12 - sent men Psalms 120:7 - for peace Proverbs 3:30 - General, Proverbs 17:14 - leave Proverbs 19:11 - and Matthew 5:24 - there Matthew 24:24 - if Romans 1:15 - so Philippians 2:14 - disputings 1 Thessalonians 5:15 - and 1 Timothy 2:2 - that James 3:17 - peaceable

Verse 19
Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.

avenge:, Romans 12:14, Romans 12:17; Leviticus 19:18; 1 Samuel 25:26, 1 Samuel 25:33; Proverbs 24:17-19, Proverbs 24:29; Ezekiel 25:12

give:, Matthew 5:39; Luke 6:27-29, Luke 9:55-56

Vengeance:, Romans 13:4; Deuteronomy 32:35, Deuteronomy 32:43; Psalms 94:1-3; Nahum 1:2-3; Hebrews 10:30

Reciprocal:, Genesis 34:13 - deceitfully Genesis 50:19 - for am I Numbers 31:2 - Avenge Deuteronomy 7:10 - repayeth Judges 15:7 - Though 1 Samuel 24:12 - Lord judge 1 Samuel 25:13 - David also 1 Samuel 25:31 - avenged 1 Samuel 26:10 - the Lord liveth 2 Samuel 13:20 - but hold 2 Samuel 18:19 - avenged him 2 Kings 9:7 - I may avenge Job 21:31 - repay Psalms 18:47 - avengeth Psalms 79:10 - revenging Isaiah 47:3 - I will take Jeremiah 15:15 - remember Jeremiah 50:15 - for it Jeremiah 51:36 - take Amos 1:7 - I will Matthew 26:52 - Put Luke 22:50 - General, Acts 28:19 - not Romans 3:5 - Is God 1 Corinthians 10:14 - my 2 Corinthians 12:19 - dearly Ephesians 4:26 - ye 1 Thessalonians 4:6 - the Lord 2 Timothy 1:2 - Timothy 1 Peter 3:9 - rendering Revelation 6:10 - dost

Verse 20
Therefore if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink: for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head.

if thine:, Exodus 23:4-5; 1 Samuel 24:16-19, 1 Samuel 26:21; Proverbs 25:21-22; Matthew 5:44

coals:, Psalms 120:4, Psalms 140:10; Song of Solomon 8:6-7

Reciprocal:, Genesis 50:21 - I will nourish Leviticus 25:35 - then 1 Samuel 24:17 - thou hast 1 Samuel 25:26 - from 1 Samuel 30:11 - gave him 2 Kings 6:22 - set bread 2 Chronicles 28:10 - not with 2 Chronicles 28:15 - gave them Job 22:7 - not given Isaiah 21:14 - brought Isaiah 58:7 - to deal Matthew 5:42 - General, Matthew 25:35 - thirsty Luke 10:34 - went Luke 17:4 - I repent 1 Corinthians 4:12 - being reviled Ephesians 4:32 - forgiving

Verse 21
Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.

Proverbs 16:32; Luke 6:27-30; 1 Peter 3:9

Reciprocal:, Genesis 50:21 - I will nourish Numbers 12:13 - General, Numbers 16:47 - and ran 1 Samuel 24:17 - thou hast 1 Samuel 25:21 - he hath requited 1 Samuel 30:11 - gave him 2 Samuel 19:43 - the words 1 Kings 13:6 - besought 2 Kings 6:22 - set bread 2 Chronicles 28:10 - not with 2 Chronicles 28:15 - gave them Proverbs 25:21 - General, Isaiah 58:7 - to deal Matthew 5:44 - General, Matthew 18:15 - thou hast Matthew 18:22 - but Luke 9:56 - And Luke 22:51 - And he John 5:34 - that Romans 12:14 - General, Ephesians 4:32 - forgiving

 


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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Romans 12:21". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". "http://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/view.cgi?book=ro&chapter=12&verse=21".

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