Quietness

Quietness of spirit is strength of spirit.

Ecclesiastes 7:8 Better is the end of a thing than the beginning thereof: and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit.

Isaiah 30:15 For thus saith the Lord GOD, the Holy One of Israel; In returning and rest shall ye be saved; in quietness and in confidence shall be your strength: and ye would not.

Luke 21:19 In your patience possess ye your souls.

1 Peter 3:4 4 But let it be the hidden man of the heart, in that which is not corruptible, even the ornament of a meek and quiet spirit, which is in the sight of God of great price.

Quietness, meekness of spirit and manner is something that can be learned
Psalm131: 2 Surely I have behaved and quieted myself, as a child that is weaned of his mother: my soul is even as a weaned child.

Isaiah 7:4a 4 And say unto him, Take heed, and be quiet; fear not, neither be fainthearted

Zephaniah 2:3a Seek ye the LORD, all ye meek of the earth, which have wrought his judgment; seek righteousness, seek meekness

1 Thessalonians 4:11a And that ye study to be quiet

2 Thessalonians 3:11,12

11 For we hear that there are some which walk among you disorderly, working not at all, but are busybodies.
12 Now them that are such we command and exhort by our Lord Jesus Christ, that with quietness they work, and eat their own bread.

James 1:19 Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath

The Lord blesses an atmosphere of quiet calmness

Proverbs 17:1 ? Better is a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, than an house full of sacrifices with strife.

Ecclesiastes 4:6 Better is an handful with quietness, than both the hands full with travail and vexation of spirit.

Ecclesiastes 9:17 The words of wise men are heard in quiet more than the cry of him that ruleth among fools.






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