Romans 12:17

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Romans 12:17

Recompence to no man euill for euill. Prouide things honest in the sight of all men.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Never pay back evil for evil to anyone. Respect what is right in the sight of all men.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Render to no man evil for evil. Take thought for things honorable in the sight of all men.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do not give evil for evil to any man. Let all your business be well ordered in the eyes of all men.
- Basic English Bible

recompensing to no one evil for evil: providing things honest before all men:
- Darby Bible

Recompense to no man evil for evil. Provide things honest in the sight of all men.
- Webster's Bible

Pay back to no man evil for evil. Take thought for what is right and seemly in every one's esteem.
- Weymouth Bible

Repay no one evil for evil. Respect what is honorable in the sight of all men.
- World English Bible

to no man yeldynge yuel for yuel, but purueye ye good thingis, not oneli bifor God, but also bifor alle men.
- Wycliffe Bible

giving back to no one evil for evil; providing right things before all men.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Romans 12:17

Wesley's Notes for Romans 12:17


12:17 Provide - Think beforehand; contrive to give as little offence as may be to any.


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