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 will I visit their transgression with the rod, and their iniquity with stripes.
The LORD hath chastened me sore: but he hath not given me over unto death.
Correction is grievous unto him that forsaketh the way: and he that hateth reproof shall die.
Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.
And ye have forgotten the exhortation which speaketh unto you as unto children, My son, despise not thou the chastening of the Lord, nor faint when thou art rebuked of him:
Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them.
And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness quietness and assurance for ever.
And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation worketh patience;
For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Ghost.
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory;
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.