Peace with God
& The Peace of God
Acts 10:36 (nlt)
This is the message of Good News . . . that there is peace with God through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all.
Romans 5:1 (nlt)
Therefore, since we have been made right in God’s sight by faith, we have peace with God because of what Jesus Christ our Lord has done for us.
John 14:27 (nlt)
“I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.
John 16:33 (nlt)
I have told you all this so that you may have peace in me. Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome the world.”
Ephesians 2:14 (esv)
For he himself is our peace . . .
Isaiah 26:3-4 (esv)
You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you. Trust in the LORD forever, for the LORD GOD is an everlasting rock.
Luke 24:36 (nlt)
. . . Jesus himself was suddenly standing there among them. “Peace be with you,” he said.
Romans 8:6 (nlt)
So letting your sinful nature control your mind leads to death. But letting the Spirit control your mind leads to life and peace.
Romans 15:13 (nlt)
I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.
Philippians 4:6–7 (nlt)
Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4:8–9 (nlt)
. . . Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise. Keep putting into practice all you learned and received from me—everything you heard from me and saw me doing. Then the God of peace will be with you.
Philippians 4:11–13 (nlt)
. . . for I have learned how to be content with whatever I have . . . I have learned the secret of living in every situation . . . For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength.
Colossians 3:15 (nlt)
And let the peace that comes from Christ rule in your hearts. For as members of one body you are called to live in peace. And always be thankful.
2 Timothy 2:22 (nlt)
Run from anything that stimulates youthful lusts. Instead, pursue righteous living, faithfulness, love, and peace. Enjoy the companionship of those who call on the Lord with pure hearts.
Hebrews 13:20–21 (nlt)
Now may the God of peace . . . equip you with all you need for doing his will. May he produce in you, through the power of Jesus Christ, every good thing that is pleasing to him . . .
Isaiah 52:7 (nlt)
How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of the messenger who brings good news, the good news of peace and salvation, the news that the God of Israel reigns!
2 Peter 3:14 (nlt)
. . . make every effort to be found living peaceful lives that are pure and blameless in his sight.
Peace With Others
Matthew 5:9 (NLT)
God blesses those who work for peace, for they will be called the children of God.
Mark 9:50 (NLT)
Salt is good for seasoning. But if it loses its flavor, how do you make it salty again? You must have the qualities of salt among yourselves and live in peace with each other.”
Romans 12:18 (NLT)
Do all that you can to live in peace with everyone.
Romans 14:17, 19 (NLT)
For the Kingdom of God is not a matter of what we eat or drink, but of living a life of goodness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit . . . So then, let us aim for harmony in the church and try to build each other up.
1 Corinthians 14:33 (NLT)
For God is not a God of disorder but of peace, as in all the meetings of God’s holy people.
2 Corinthians 13:11 (NLT)
Dear brothers and sisters . . . Be joyful. Grow to maturity. Encourage each other. Live in harmony and peace. Then the God of love and peace will be with you.
Galatians 5:22-23 (NLT)
But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against these things!
Ephesians 2:16 (NLT)
Together as one body, Christ reconciled both groups to God by means of his death on the cross, and our hostility toward each other was put to death.
Ephesians 4:3 (NLT)
Make every effort to keep yourselves united in the Spirit, binding yourselves together with peace.
2 Timothy 2:24 (NLT)
A servant of the Lord must not quarrel but must be kind to everyone, be able to teach, and be patient with difficult people.
Hebrews 12:14 (NLT)
Work at living in peace with everyone, and work at living a holy life, for those who are not holy will not see the Lord.
James 3:17–18 (NLT)
But the wisdom from above is first of all pure. It is also peace loving, gentle at all times, and willing to yield to others. It is full of mercy and the fruit of good deeds. It shows no favoritism and is always sincere. And those who are peacemakers will plant seeds of peace and reap a harvest of righteousness.
1 Peter 3:11 (NLT)
Turn away from evil and do good. Search for peace, and work to maintain it.
2 Peter 1:2 (NLT)
May God give you more and more grace and peace as you grow in your knowledge of God and Jesus our Lord.
2 Peter 3:14 (NLT)
And so, dear friends . . . make every effort to be found living peaceful lives that are pure and blameless in his sight.