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Weeping over Jerusalem, Jesus prayed; "would that you knew the things that make for peace" Lk. The fruit of the Spirit is peace.
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Peace was the witness of the early church. The new community created in Christ bore witness by its reconciled fellowship: "And all who believed were together and had all things in common" Acts ; Paul urged that the church's "feet" be "shod with the gospel of peace" Eph. Peace is more than the absence of war. Peace - shalom - occurs when captives are released Lk.
The foundation of peace is justice. Peace, like war, is waged. Peacemakers are not passive, but active. Peter, echoing the psalmist, urges us to "seek peace, and to pursue it" I Pet. Jesus urged worshippers to take the initiative to settle disputes Mt. Peace includes loving and feeding enemies Lk.
Prayer is our foun- dation for action.
Violent revolution is clearly forbidden. Who will take a stand for Me against evildoers? Some people watch things happen.
Some make things happen. As ambassadors of Christ, we are to be salt and light in society - salt bringing preser-vation of morals and light bringing the hope and truth of the Lord Jesus Christ thus dispelling darkness and evil.
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To him who knows to do good and does not do it Romans Free Newsletter. Berean Literal Bible and anyone out from you says to them, "Go in peace; be warmed and be filled," but does not give to them the needful things for the body, what is the profit? New American Standard Bible and one of you says to them, "Go in peace, be warmed and be filled," and yet you do not give them what is necessary for their body, what use is that? King James Bible And one of you say unto them, Depart in peace, be ye warmed and filled; notwithstanding ye give them not those things which are needful to the body; what doth it profit?
Christian Standard Bible and one of you says to them, "Go in peace, stay warm, and be well fed," but you don't give them what the body needs, what good is it? Contemporary English Version you shouldn't just say, "I hope all goes well for you.
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I hope you will be warm and have plenty to eat. Good News Translation What good is there in your saying to them, "God bless you! Keep warm and eat well! Holman Christian Standard Bible and one of you says to them, "Go in peace, keep warm, and eat well," but you don't give them what the body needs, what good is it?
International Standard Version and one of you tells them, "Go in peace! Stay warm and eat heartily. NET Bible and one of you says to them, "Go in peace, keep warm and eat well," but you do not give them what the body needs, what good is it?