Wednesday, 13 May 2009

Those who make peace should plant peace like a seed


“But the wisdom from above is, first of all, pure, then peaceful, kind, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality and without hypocrisy. And peacemakers who sow seed in peace raise a harvest of righteousness.” (Jas 3:17-18 Cjb)
“Now, all discipline, while it is happening, does indeed seem painful, not enjoyable; but for those who have been trained by it, it later produces its peaceful fruit, which is righteousness.” (Heb 12:11 Cjb)
“The profits of the wicked are illusory; but those who sow righteousness gain a true reward.” (Pr 11:18 Cjb)
“The effect of righteousness will be peace; the result of righteousness, quiet trust forever.” (Isa 32:17 Cjb)
“If you sow righteousness for yourselves, you will reap according to grace. Break up unused ground for yourselves, because it is time to seek ADONAI, till he comes and rains down righteousness upon you.” (Ho 10:12 Cjb)
“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, humility, self control. Nothing in the Torah stands against such things.” (Ga 5:22-23 Cjb)
“Those who keep sowing in the field of their old nature, in order to meet its demands, will eventually reap ruin; but those who keep sowing in the field of the Spirit will reap from the Spirit everlasting life.” (Ga 6:8 Cjb)
“for the Kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness, shalom and joy in the Ruach HaKodesh.” (Ro 14:17 Cjb)
“So from now on, we do not look at anyone from a worldly viewpoint. Even if we once regarded the Messiah from a worldly viewpoint, we do so no longer.” (2Co 5:16 Cjb)
“filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Yeshua the Messiah – to the glory and praise of God.” (Php 1:11 Cjb)
“He who trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous will flourish like sprouting leaves.” (Pr 11:28 Cjb)
“The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and he who is wise wins souls.” (Pr 11:30 Cjb)
““How blessed are those who make peace! for they will be called sons of God.” (Mt 5:9 Cjb)
“The one who reaps receives his wages and gathers fruit for eternal life, so that the reaper and the sower may be glad together––” (Joh 4:36 Cjb)
“And this is my prayer: that your love may more and more overflow in fullness of knowledge and depth of discernment, so that you will be able to determine what is best and thus be pure and without blame for the Day of the Messiah, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Yeshua the Messiah – to the glory and praise of God.” (Php 1:9-11 Cjb)
“Rejoice in this, even though for a little while you may have to experience grief in various trials.” (1Pe 1:6 Cjb)
“All that awaits me now is the crown of righteousness which the Lord, “the Righteous Judge, ”will award to me on that Day – and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for him to appear.” (2Ti 4:8 Cjb)