Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now no chastening for the present seemeth to be joyous, but grievous: nevertheless afterward it yieldeth the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto them which are exercised thereby.
then I will visit their transgression with the rod, and their iniquity with stripes,
LORD has chastened me greatly, but he has not given me over to death.
There is grievous correction for him who forsakes the way. He who hates reproof shall die.
Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.
And have ye forgotten the exhortation that reasons with you as with sons, My son, do not disparage the chastening of Lord, nor become disheartened when punished by him?
Great peace have those who love thy law, and they have no occasion of stumbling.
And the work of righteousness shall be peace, and the effect of righteousness, quietness and confidence forever.
And not only so, but we also take pride in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance,
For the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in Holy Spirit.
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our slight momentary affliction works for us an eternal weight of glory from extraordinariness to extraordinariness,
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
But the wisdom from above is indeed first pure, then peaceful, meek, easily entreated, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and non-hypocritical.