Love Your Enemies

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But I say to you who hear, love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you. Whoever hits you on the cheek, offer him the other also; and whoever takes away your coat, do not withhold your shirt from him either.

Give to everyone who asks of you, and whoever takes away what is yours, do not demand it back.

Treat others the same way you want them to treat you.

If you love those who love you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners love those who love them. If you do good to those who do good to you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners do the same. If you lend to those from whom you expect to receive, what credit is that to you? Even sinners lend to sinners in order to receive back the same amount.

But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return; and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High; for He Himself is kind to ungrateful and evil men.

Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful.

Luke 6:27-38

18 thoughts on “Love Your Enemies

    1. Hello … I’m so glad you liked this one. God has this topic on my heart a lot lately, felt called to share this here, too. There are folks that don’t deserve my kindness or my love and I really want to be able to love them. These posts help me, too 🙂 Thank you for sharing your feedback and encouragement .. What a blessing 🙂

    1. I must admit, I struggle with this at times .. I want to love everyone, always, no matter what … Sometimes, these posts teach me, too … God bless you, Daryl and thank you for being such an encouragement to me .. I appreciate you 🙂

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