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The Greek word for peace in Luke 2:14 is derived from a root word meaning "to bind together." Jesus came to bind us back together with the Father. LUKE 2:14 Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to men on whom his favor rests.
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JOHN 15:18 If the world hates you, keep in mind that it hated me first.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY The world's ignorance is the true cause of its hatred to the disciples of Jesus. The clearer and fuller the discoveries of the grace and truth of Christ, the greater is our sin if we do not love him ...
ROMANS 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.NIV STUDY Any hope the Christian has comes from God by the power of the Holy Spirit. Hope cannot be conjured up by human effort; it is God's gif...
JOHN 14:27 Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.BARNES' NOTES My peace - Such as I only can impart. The special peace which my religion is fitted to impart. Not as the world -1. Not as...
PSALM 85:9 Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land.CLARKE'S COMMENTARY The pure and undefiled religion of God preached, professed, and experienced in a nation, is the glory of that land.