Bible: Matthew 5:9-12
5:9 “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the children 1 of God.
5:10 “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to them.
5:11 “Blessed are you when people 2 insult you and persecute you and say all kinds of evil things about you falsely 3 on account of me. 5:12 Rejoice and be glad because your reward is great in heaven, for they persecuted the prophets before you in the same way.