Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But glory, honour, and peace, to every man that worketh good, to the Jew first, and also to the Gentile:
to those on the one hand who, by lives of persistent right-doing, are striving for glory, honour and immortality, the Life of the Ages;
Or has not the potter rightful power over the clay to make out of the same lump one vessel for more honourable and another for less honourable uses?
and said to them, "Whoever for my sake receives this little child, receives me; and whoever receives me, receives Him who sent me. For the lowliest among you all--he is the greatest."
Blessed are those servants, whom their Master when He comes shall find on the watch. I tell you in solemn truth, that He will tie an apron round Him, and will bid them recline at table while He comes and waits on them.
If a man wishes to be my servant, let him follow me; and where I am, there too shall my servant be. If a man wishes to be my servant, the Father will honour him.
1 Peter 1:7
The sorrow comes in order that the testing of your faith--being more precious than that of gold, which perishes and yet is proved by fire--may be found to result in praise and glory and honour at the re-appearing of Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 5:4
And then, when the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the never-withering wreath of glory.
Standing then acquitted as the result of faith, let us enjoy peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
Because for the mind to be given up to earthly things means death; but for it to be given up to spiritual things means Life and peace.
For the Kingdom of God does not consist of eating and drinking, but of right conduct, peace and joy, through the Holy Spirit;
May God, the giver of hope, fill you with continual joy and peace because you trust in Him--so that you may have abundant hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.
and if the house deserves it, the peace you invoke shall come upon it. If not, your peace shall return to you.
Dawning on those who now dwell in the darkness and shadow of death--To direct our feet into the path of peace."
When the time was come, and He had taken His place at table, and the Apostles with Him,
"O that at this time thou hadst known--yes even thou--what makes peace possible! But now it is hid from thine eyes.
Peace I leave with you: my own peace I give to you. It is not as the world gives its greetings that I give you peace. Let not your hearts be troubled or dismayed.
"I have spoken all this to you in order that in me you may have peace. In the world you have affliction. But keep up your courage: *I* have won the victory over the world."
The Spirit, on the other hand, brings a harvest of love, joy, peace; patience towards others, kindness, benevolence;
And then the peace of God, which transcends all our powers of thought, will be a garrison to guard your hearts and minds in union with Christ Jesus.
but that in every nation those who fear Him and live good lives are acceptable to Him.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision is of any importance; but only faith working through love.
You notice that his faith was co-operating with his actions, and that by his actions his faith was perfected;
Which of you is a wise and well-instructed man? Let him prove it by a right life with conduct guided by a wisely teachable spirit.