Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the disciples were filled with joy, and with the Holy Ghost.
Day by day continuing with one mind in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, they were taking their meals together with gladness and sincerity of heart,
So they went on their way from the presence of the
Council, rejoicing that they had been considered worthy to suffer shame for His name.
Rejoice and be glad, for your reward in heaven is great; for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
Blessed are you when men hate you, and ostracize you, and insult you, and scorn your name as evil, for the sake of the Son of Man.
Therefore you too have grief now; but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you.
And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance;
for the kingdom of God
is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit.
Now may the God of hope fill you with all
joy and peace in believing, so that you will abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
2 Corinthians 8:2
that in a great ordeal of affliction their abundance of joy and their deep poverty overflowed in the
wealth of their liberality.
1 Thessalonians 1:6
You also became
imitators of us and of the Lord, having received the word in much tribulation with the joy of the Holy Spirit,
Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials,
1 Peter 1:6
In this you greatly rejoice, even though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been distressed by various trials,
1 Peter 4:13
but to the degree that you
share the sufferings of Christ, keep on rejoicing, so that also at the revelation of His glory you may rejoice with exultation.
And they were all
filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit was giving them utterance.
And when they had prayed, the
place where they had gathered together was shaken, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak the word of God with boldness.
the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
do not get drunk with wine, for that is dissipation, but be filled with the Spirit,
So there was
much rejoicing in that city.