PEACE; 1 a state of security or order within a community provided for by law or custom. a breach of the · 2 freedom from disquieting or oppressive
Psalm 147:12-14; Isaiah 45:7; 1 Cor.14:33—– God is the author of peace
King James Version
10 He delighteth not in the strength of the horse: he taketh not pleasure in the legs of a man.
11 The Lord taketh pleasure in them that fear him, in those that hope in his mercy.12 Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem; praise thy God, O Zion.13 For he hath strengthened the bars of thy gates; he hath blessed thy children within thee.14 He maketh peace in thy borders, and filleth thee with the finest of the wheat. 1 Cor.14: 33 For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints ISAIAH 45:7 I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create evil: I the Lord do all these things.
Results of peace: James 3:17———- Heavenly wisdom. Isaiah 2:4—— Christ’s reign will be one of peace. 1 Timothy 2:1,2—— our prayer should be peace for all men of all nations. Jeremiah 29:7— we should be seeking peace with those around us. Psalm 34:12,14; 1 Peter 3:10,11—- peace gives one enjoyment in life.
*King James Version
17 But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.
King James Version
4 And he shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people: and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
1 Timothy 2:1-2 King James Version
1 I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men;
2 For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty.
Jeremiah 29:17King James Version
17 Thus saith the Lord of hosts; Behold, I will send upon them the sword, the famine, and the pestilence, and will make them like vile figs, that cannot be eaten, they are so evil.
1 Peter 3:10,11 K.J.V.
10 For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile:
11 Let him eschew evil, and do good; let him seek peace, and ensue it.
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