The result of righteousness will be peace;
the effect of righteousness
will be quiet confidence forever.
1 Timothy 2:2
for kings and all those who are in authority, so that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and dignity.
The gentle are blessed,
for they will inherit the earth.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,
Wisdom calls out in the street;
she raises her voice in the public squares.
2 Kings 3:15
Now, bring me a musician.”While the musician played, the Lord’s hand came on Elisha.
“Peace I leave with you. My peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Your heart must not be troubled or fearful.
Judah, your brothers will praise you.
Your hand will be on the necks of your enemies;
your father’s sons will bow down to you.
Return to your rest, my soul,
for the Lord has been good to you.
The righteous one perishes,
and no one takes it to heart;
faithful men are swept away,
with no one realizing
that the righteous one is swept away
from the presence of evil.
And all who were sitting in the Sanhedrin looked intently at him and saw that his face was like the face of an angel.
If I smiled at them, they couldn’t believe it;
they were thrilled at the light of my countenance.
2 Corinthians 10:1
Now I, Paul, make a personal appeal to you by the gentleness and graciousness of Christ—I who am humble among you in person but bold toward you when absent.
The first went and poured out his bowl on the earth, and severely painful sores broke out on the people who had the mark of the beast and who worshiped his image.
the commander ordered him to be brought into the barracks, directing that he be examined with the scourge, so he could discover the reason they were shouting against him like this.
While He was still speaking, suddenly a mob was there, and one of the Twelve named Judas was leading them. He came near Jesus to kiss Him,
1 John 4:7
Dear friends, let us love one another, because love is from God, and everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God.
They listened to him up to this word. Then they raised their voices, shouting, “Wipe this person off the earth—it’s a disgrace for him to live!”
I lie down and sleep;
I wake again because the Lord sustains me.
1 Corinthians 2:9
But as it is written:What eye did not see and ear did not hear,
and what never entered the human mind—
God prepared this for those who love Him.
Grace be with all who have undying love for our Lord Jesus Christ.
The commander replied, “I bought this citizenship for a large amount of money.”“But I was born a citizen,” Paul said.