Romans Chapter 12 Verse 20

The Holy Bible, Bible in Basic English

But if one who has hate for you is in need of food or of drink, give it to him, for in so doing you will put coals of fire on his head.

Parallel Verses

  1. 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. (KJV, Romans 12:20)
  2. But if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him to drink: for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head. (ASV, Romans 12:20)
  3. Therefore (WEB, Romans 12:20)
  4. If therefore thine enemy should hunger, feed him; if he should thirst, give him drink; for, so doing, thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head. (DBY, Romans 12:20)
  5. I will recompense again, saith the Lord;' if, then, thine enemy doth hunger, feed him; if he doth thirst, give him drink; for this doing, coals of fire thou shalt heap upon his head; (YLT, Romans 12:20)