For a (A)Child will be born to us, a (B)Son will be given to us;
And the (C)government will [a]rest (D)on His shoulders;
And His name will be called (E)Wonderful Counselor, (F)Mighty God,
Eternal (G)Father, Prince of (H)Peace.

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  1. Isaiah 9:6 Lit be

13 And suddenly there appeared with the angel a multitude of the heavenly [a]army of angels praising God and saying,

14 (A)Glory to God in the highest,
And on earth peace among people [b](B)with whom He is pleased.”

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  1. Luke 2:13 Or host
  2. Luke 2:14 Lit of good pleasure; or of goodwill

34 (A)Do not think that I came to [a]bring peace on the earth; I did not come to [b]bring peace, but a sword.

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  1. Matthew 10:34 Lit cast
  2. Matthew 10:34 Lit cast

19 namely, that (A)God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, (B)not counting their wrongdoings against them, and [a]He has [b]committed to us the word of reconciliation.

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  1. 2 Corinthians 5:19 Lit having
  2. 2 Corinthians 5:19 Lit placed in us

19 For [a]it was (A)the Father’s good pleasure for all (B)the [b]fullness to dwell in Him, 20 and through Him to (C)reconcile all things to Himself, (D)whether things on earth or things in [c]heaven, having made (E)peace through (F)the blood of His cross.

21 And although you were (G)previously alienated and hostile in attitude, engaged in evil deeds, 22 yet He has now (H)reconciled you in His (I)body of flesh through death, in order to (J)present you before Him (K)holy and blameless and beyond reproach—

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  1. Colossians 1:19 Or all the fullness was pleased to dwell
  2. Colossians 1:19 I.e., fullness of deity
  3. Colossians 1:20 Lit the heavens

Jesus Comforts His Disciples

14 (A)Do not let your heart be troubled; [a]believe in God, believe also in Me.

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  1. John 14:1 Or you believe in God, believe also

25 “These things I have spoken to you while remaining with you. 26 But the (A)Helper, the Holy Spirit (B)whom the Father will send in My name, (C)He will teach you all things, and (D)remind you of all that I said to you. 27 (E)Peace I leave you, My peace I give you; not as the world gives, do I give to you. (F)[a]Do not let your hearts be troubled, nor [b]fearful.

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  1. John 14:27 Or Stop letting your hearts
  2. John 14:27 Or cowardly

There will be (A)no end to the increase of His government or of peace
On the (B)throne of David and over [a]his kingdom,
To establish it and to uphold it with (C)justice and righteousness
From then on and forevermore.
(D)The zeal of the Lord of armies will accomplish this.

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  1. Isaiah 9:7 I.e., David’s