Jesus is the Prince of Peace. Ask Him for peace, and He will give it to you.

Jesus is the Prince of Peace. Ask Him for peace, and He will give it to you.

“Now may the Lord of peace Himself give you peace always in every way.” (2Thes 3:16)

“Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” (Jn 14:27)

“And His name will be called Wonderful [pele], Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” (Isa 9:6)

“Finally, brethren, farewell. Become complete. Be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you.” (2Cor 13:11)

“Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.” (Rom 15:13)

“Now may the God of patience [hupomone] and comfort [paraklesis] grant you to be like-minded toward one another, according to Christ Jesus” (Rom 15:5)

“But may the God of all grace, who called us to His eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after you have suffered a while, perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle you.” (1Pet 5:10)

“And the God of peace will crush Satan under your feet shortly. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you.” (Rom 16:20)

“The things which you learned and received and heard and saw in me, these do, and the God of peace will be with you.” (Phil 4:9)

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies [oiktirmos] and God of all comfort [paraklesis], who comforts [parakaleo] us in all our tribulation, that we may be able [dunamis] to comfort [parakaleo] those who are in any trouble, with the comfort [paraklesis] with which we ourselves are comforted [parakaleo] by God.” (2Cor 1:3-4)

“For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the LORD, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope.” (Jer 29:11)

“You will keep him in perfect peace [shalom shalom], whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.” (Isa 26:3)

“Be anxious [merimnao] for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” (Phil 4:6-7)

“But God composed the body, having given greater honor to that part which lacks it, that there should be no schism in the body, but that the members should have the same care [merimnao = to be anxious about] for one another.” (1Cor 12:24,25)

Reading: 2Thes 2-3; 1Tim 1; Matt 16