2 Corinthians 6:10

10 a  as sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; b  as poor, yet making many rich; c  as having nothing d  yet possessing everything.

Galatians 5:22

22But e  the fruit of the Spirit is f  love, joy, peace, patience g  kindness, goodness, faithfulness,

1 Thessalonians 1:6

6And h  you became imitators of us i  and of the Lord, for j  you received the word in much affliction k  with the l  joy of the Holy Spirit,

2 Thessalonians 2:16-17

16Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father m  who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good n  hope through grace, 17comfort your hearts and o  establish them in every good work and word.

James 1:2

Testing of Your Faith

2 p  Count it all joy, my brothers
Or  brothers and sisters. The plural Greek word adelphoi (translated “brothers”) refers to siblings in a family. In New Testament usage, depending on the context, adelphoi may refer either to men or to both men and women who are siblings (brothers and sisters) in God’s family, the church; also verses 16, 19
when you meet trials r  of various kinds,

1 Peter 1:6-8

6In this you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been grieved by s  various trials, 7so that t  the tested genuineness of your faith—more precious than gold that perishes u  though it is tested by v  fire—may be found to result in w  praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ. 8 x  Though you have not seen him, you love him. y  Though you do not now see him, you believe in him and rejoice with joy that is inexpressible and filled with glory,
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