As regards the prophet that prophesies of peace, when the word of the prophet comes true the prophet whom God has sent in truth will become known."
Oh, if only you would actually pay attention to my commandments! Then your peace would become just like a river, and your righteousness like the waves of the sea.
Look! Upon the mountains the feet of one bringing good news, one publishing Peace. O Judah, celebrate your festivals. Pay your vows; because no more will any good-for-nothing person pass again through you. In his entirety he will certainly be cut off.
These are the things that you people should do: Speak truthfully with one another. With truth and the judgment of peace do your judging in your gates.
The very law of truth proved to be in his mouth, and there was no unrighteousness to be found on his lips. In peace and in uprightness he walked with me, and many were those whom he turned back from error.
Happy are the peaceable, since they will be called 'sons of God.'
And when he got nearby, he viewed the city and wept over it, saying: "If you, even you, had discerned in this day the things having to do with peace - but now they have been hid from your eyes. Because the days will come upon you when your enemies will build around you a fortification with pointed stakes and will encircle you and distress you from every side, and they will dash you and your children within you to the ground, and they will not leave a stone upon a stone in you, because you did not discern the time of your being inspected."
For the kingdom of God does not mean eating and drinking, but means righteousness and peace and joy with Holy Spirit.
For his part, the God who gives peace will crush Satan under your feet shortly.
On the other hand, the fruitage of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, faith. . . .
...earnestly endeavouring to observe the oneness of the Spirit in the uniting bond of peace.
…..and the peace of God that excels all thought will guard your hearts and your mental powers by means of Christ Jesus. The things that you learned as well as accepted and heard and saw in connection with me, practice these; and the God of Peace will be with you.
....and to whom Abraham apportioned a tenth from all things, is first of all, by translation, "King of RIGHTEOUSNESS," and is then also king of Salem, that is, "King of Peace."
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I will hear what the true God will speak, For he will speak peace to his people and to his loyal ones, But let them not return to self-confidence.
Turn away from what is bad, and do what is good; Seek to find peace, and pursue it.
For it is not peace that they speak; But against the quiet ones of the earth Things of deception they keep scheming.
But the meek ones themselves will possess the earth, And they will indeed find their exquisite delight in the abundance of peace.
Let the mountains carry peace to the people, Also the hills, through righteousness.
As for loving-kindness and trueness, they have met each other; Righteousness and peace - they have kissed each other.
Abundant peace belongs to those loving your law, And for them there is no stumbling block
I stand for peace; but when I speak, They are for war.
At that Hezekiah said to Isaiah: "The word of God that you have spoken is good." And he went on to say: "Because peace and truth will continue in my own days."
For the mountains themselves may be removed, and the very hills may stagger, but my loving-kindness itself will not be removed from you, nor will my covenant of peace itself stagger," God, the One having mercy upon you, has said.
The way of peace they have ignored, and there is no justice in their tracks. Their roadways they have made crooked for themselves. No one at all treading in them will actually know peace.
And I will conclude with them a covenant of peace, and I shall certainly cause the injurious wild beast to cease out of the land, and they will actually dwell in the wilderness in security and sleep in the forests.
As far as the boundary they have sent you. The very men in covenant with you have all deceived you. The men at peace with you have prevailed against you. Those eating food with you will place a net under you as one in whom there is no discernment.
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You heard that it was said to those of ancient times, 'You must not murder; but whoever commits a murder will be accountable to the court of justice.' However, I say to you that everyone who continues wrathful with his brother will be accountable to the court of justice; but whoever addresses his brother with an unspeakable word of contempt will be accountable to the Supreme Court; whereas whoever says, 'You despicable fool!' will be liable to the fiery Gehenna. If, then, you are bringing your gift to the altar and you there remember that your brother has something against you,leave your gift there in front of the altar, and go away; first make your peace with your brother, and then, when you have come back, offer up your gift. Be about settling matters quickly with the one complaining against you at law, while you are with him on the way there, that somehow the complainant may not turn you over to the judge, and the judge to the court attendant, and you get thrown into prison. I say to you for a fact, You will certainly not come out from there until you have paid over the last coin of very little value.
Salt is fine; but if ever the salt loses its strength, with what will you season it itself? Have salt in yourselves, and keep peace between one another.
If possible, as far as it depends upon you, be peaceable with all men.
Finally, brothers, continue to rejoice, to be readjusted, to be comforted, to think in agreement, to live peaceably; and the God of love and of peace will be with you.
For he is our peace, he who made the two parties one and destroyed the wall in between that fenced them off. By means of his flesh he abolished the enmity, the Law of commandments consisting in decrees, that he might create the two peoples in union with himself into one new man and make peace; and that he might fully reconcile both peoples in one body to God through the torture stake, because he had killed off the enmity by means of himself. And he came and declared the good news of peace to you, the ones far off, and peace to those near, because through him we, both peoples, have the approach to the Father by one spirit.
I, therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, entreat you to walk worthily of the calling with which you were called, with complete lowliness of mind and mildness, with long-suffering, putting up with one another in love, earnestly endeavouring to observe the oneness of the spirit in the uniting bond of peace. One body there is, and one spirit, even as you were called in the one hope to which you were called. . .
True, no discipline seems for the present to be joyous, but grievous; yet afterward to those who have been trained by it it yields peaceable fruit, namely, righteousness. Pursue peace with all people, and the sanctification without which no man will see the Lord,