Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
May the mountains give peace to the people, and the hills righteousness.
Then in the waste land there will be an upright rule, and righteousness will have its place in the fertile field.
Only in the Lord will Jacob overcome and be strong: together all those who were angry with him will be put to shame and come to destruction.
See, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will give to David a true Branch, and he will be ruling as king, acting wisely, doing what is right, and judging uprightly in the land.
Glory to God in the highest, and on the earth peace among men with whom he is well pleased.
Whom God has put forward as the sign of his mercy, through faith, by his blood, to make clear his righteousness when, in his pity, God let the sins of earlier times go without punishment;
For which reason, because we have righteousness through faith, let us be at peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ;
And to whom Abraham gave a tenth part of everything which he had, being first named King of righteousness, and then in addition, King of Salem, that is to say, King of peace;
For great is his mercy to us, and his faith is unchanging for ever. Praise be to the Lord.