Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Finally, brethren, farewell. Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you.
Be of one
2 Corinthians 13:9
For we rejoice when we exert not our power, and when ye are strong: as this is what we wish, even your perfection.
Be ye therefore perfect in love and goodness, as your Father who is in heaven is perfect.
I in them, and thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and that the world may know that Thou hast sent me, and hast loved them, as Thou hast loved me.
but let patience have it's perfect work, that ye may be entirely perfect, failing in nothing.
1 Peter 5:10
But may the God of all grace, who hath called us to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus, after ye have suffered a little while, make you perfect, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.
Be of good
2 Corinthians 1:4
that we may be able to comfort those, that are in any trouble, by the consolation wherewith we ourselves are comforted by God.
And Jesus stopt, and ordered him to be called: so they called the blind man, and said to him, Be of good courage, rise up, He calleth thee.
Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope through the power of the holy Spirit.
1 Thessalonians 4:18
Therefore comfort one another with these words.
2 Thessalonians 2:16
And may our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and our God and Father, who hath loved us, and hath given us everlasting consolation, and good hope through grace, comfort your hearts,
Be of one
Be alike affected to each other: not aiming at high things, but accommodating yourselves to persons of low rank. Be not wise in your own conceit.
And may the God of patience and consolation grant you the like mutual affection to each other, according to the example of Christ Jesus:
1 Corinthians 1:10
Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye would all say alike, and that there may be no schisms among you, but that ye be perfectly united in the same mind and in the same judgement.
endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace: for there is but one body and one Spirit,
Only behave worthy of the gospel of Christ, that whether I come and see you, or be absent, I may hear of you, that ye stand firm in one Spirit, striving together as with one soul for the saith of the gospel;
If therefore there be any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any participation of the Spirit,
But in what we have attained, let us walk by the same rule, let us mind the same thing.
I exhort Euodia, and Syntyche to be perfectly united in the Lord.
1 Peter 3:8
Finally, my beloved, be unanimous, be sympathizing, love as brethren, be compassionate, be courteous:
Salt is useful, but if the salt become insipid, wherewith will ye season it? Have salt therefore in yourselves, and as a proof of it be at peace one with another.
If it be possible, as much as ye can, live peaceably with all men.
Let us then pursue peace, and mutual edification.
1 Thessalonians 5:13
and to esteem them very highly in love, on account of their work. Be at peace among yourselves.
2 Timothy 2:22
Flee youthful passions: and follow righteousness, fidelity, love, and peace, with all those that call upon the Lord out of a pure heart:
Follow peace with all men; and holiness, without which none shall see the Lord:
But the wisdom that is from above first is pure, then peaceable, mild, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality and without hypocrisy.
1 Peter 3:11
let him turn away from evil, and do good:
2 Corinthians 13:14
and the love of God, and the communication of the Holy Spirit be with you all. Amen.
"Behold a virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel," which is God with us.)
2 Thessalonians 3:16
Now the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times and in all places. The Lord be with you all.
The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen.