I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create calamity: I the LORD do all these things.
And the LORD gave them rest round about, according to all that he swore unto their fathers: and there stood not a man of all their enemies before them; the LORD delivered all their enemies into their hand.
Is not the LORD your God with you? and has he not given you rest on every side? for he has given the inhabitants of the land into my hand; and the land is subdued before the LORD, and before his people.
For David said, The LORD God of Israel has given rest unto his people, that they may dwell in Jerusalem forever:
For he has strengthened the bars of your gates; he has blessed your children within you. He makes peace in your borders, and fills you with the finest of the wheat.
A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace.