Bible: Luke 6:26-38

6:26Woe to you 1  when all people 2  speak well of you, for their ancestors 3  did the same things to the false prophets.

6:27But I say to you who are listening: Love your enemies, 4  do good to those who hate you, 6:28 bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat 5  you. 6:29 To the person who strikes you on the cheek, 6  offer the other as well, 7  and from the person who takes away your coat, 8  do not withhold your tunic 9  either. 10  6:30 Give to everyone who asks you, 11  and do not ask for your possessions 12  back 13  from the person who takes them away. 6:31 Treat others 14  in the same way that you would want them to treat you. 15 

6:32If 16  you love those who love you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners 17  love those who love them. 18  6:33 And 19  if you do good to those who do good to you, what credit is that to you? Even 20  sinners 21  do the same. 6:34 And if you lend to those from whom you hope to be repaid, 22  what credit is that to you? Even sinners 23  lend to sinners, so that they may be repaid in full. 24  6:35 But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing back. 25  Then 26  your reward will be great, and you will be sons 27  of the Most High, 28  because he is kind to ungrateful and evil people. 29  6:36 Be merciful, 30  just as your Father is merciful.

Do Not Judge Others

6:37Do 31  not judge, 32  and you will not be judged; 33  do not condemn, and you will not be condemned; forgive, 34  and you will be forgiven. 6:38 Give, and it will be given to you: A good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, 35  will be poured 36  into your lap. For the measure you use will be the measure you receive.” 37 

NET Bible Study Environment