◄ Ecclesiastes 3:8 ►
a time to love and a time to hate, a time for war and a time for peace.
◄ Exodus 15:3 ►
The Lord is a man of war: the Lord is his name.
◄ Matthew 10:34 ►
“Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.
◄ Luke 22:36 ►
He said to them, “But now if you have a purse, take it, and also a bag; and if you don’t have a sword, sell your cloak and buy one.
◄ Jeremiah 48:10 ►
Cursed are those who refuse to do the LORD’S work, who hold back their swords from shedding blood!
◄ Proverbs 24:11-12 ►
Rescue those being led away to death;
hold back those staggering toward slaughter.
If you say, “But we knew nothing about this,”
does not he who weighs the heart perceive it?
Does not he who guards your life know it?
Will he not repay everyone according to what they have done?
◄ John 15:13 ►
Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
◄ Joshua 1:9 ►
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.”
◄ 2 Timothy 4:7 ►
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
◄ 2 Peter 3:9 ►
The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance.