Scriptures Related to Peace
Scriptures Related to Peace
Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
Make every effort to live in peace with everyone and to be holy; without holiness no one will see the Lord.
1 Peter 5:7
Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.
Peacemakers who sow in peace reap a harvest of righteousness.
And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Deceit is in the hearts of those who plot evil, but those who promote peace have joy.
When the LORD takes pleasure in anyone’s way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them.
The LORD gives strength to his people; the LORD blesses his people with peace.
If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone.
Let us therefore make every effort to do what leads to peace and to mutual edification.
Turn from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it.
1 Peter 3:9–11
Do not repay evil with evil or insult with insult. On the contrary, repay evil with blessing, because to this you were called so that you may inherit a blessing. For, “Whoever would love life and see good days must keep their tongue from evil and their lips from deceitful speech. They must turn from evil and do good; they must seek peace and pursue it.”
Consider the blameless, observe the upright; a future awaits those who seek peace.
I will listen to what God the LORD says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants—but let them not turn to folly.
Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Be careful to do what is right in the eyes of everyone. If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone. Do not take revenge, my dear friends, but leave room for God’s wrath, for it is written: “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” says the Lord. On the contrary: “If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head.” Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
Great peace have those who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble.
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.
LORD, you establish peace for us; all that we have accomplished you have done for us.
Though the mountains be shaken and the hills be removed, yet my unfailing love for you will not be shaken nor my covenant of peace be removed,” says the LORD, who has compassion on you.
You will go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and hills will burst into song before you, and all the trees of the field will clap their hands.
“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”
“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.
For the kingdom of God is not a matter of eating and drinking, but of righteousness, peace and joy in the Holy Spirit, because anyone who serves Christ in this way is pleasing to God and receives human approval. Let us therefore make every effort to do what leads to peace and to mutual edification.
1 Corinthians 14:33
For God is not a God of disorder but of peace—as in all the congregations of the Lord’s people.
2 Thessalonians 3:16
Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times and in every way. The Lord be with all of you.
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God!
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