Bible Verses About Revenge

Revenge.
    Forbidden by our Lord  Le 19:18; Pr 24:17,29; Mt 5:39-41; Ro 12:17,19; 1Th 5:15; 1Pe 3:9
    Christ an example of forbearing  Isa 53:7; 1Pe 2:23
    Rebuked by Christ  Lu 9:54,55
    Inconsistent with Christian spirit  Lu 9:55
    Proceeds from a spiteful heart  Eze 25:15
    Instead of taking, we should
      Trust in God.  Pr 20:22; Ro 12:16
      Exhibit love.  Le 19:18; Lu 6:35
      Give place to wrath.  Ro 12:19
      Exercise forbearance.  Mt 5:38-41
      Bless.  Ro 12:14
      Overcome others by kindness.  Pr 25:21,22; Ro 12:20
    Keep others from taking  1Sa 24:10; 25:24-31; 26:9
    Be thankful for being kept from taking  1Sa 25:32,33
    The wicked are earnest after  Jer 20:10
    Punishment for  Eze 25:15-17; Am 1:11,12
    Exemplified
      Simon and Levi.  Ge 34:25
      Samson.  Jdj 15:7,8; 16:28-30
      Joab.  2Sa 3:27
      Absalom.  2Sa 13:23-29
      Jezebel.  1Ki 19:2
      Ahab.  1Ki 22:26
      Haman.  Es 3:8-15
      Edomites.  Eze 25:12
      Philistines.  Eze 25:15
      Herodias.  Mr 6:19-24
      James and John.  Lu 9:54
      Chief priests.  Ac 5:33
      Jews.  Ac 7:54,59; 23:12