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Jesus says: "I have cast fire upon the world, and see, I am guarding it until it blazes." © Patterson-Robinson
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Jesus says: "I have cast fire upon the world, and see, I am guarding it until it blazes."


Luke 12:49
49"I have come to bring fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled!
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Matthew 10:34-36
34"Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I did not come to bring peace, but a sword. 35 For I have come to turn " 'a man against his father, a daughter against her mother, a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law - 36a man's enemies will be the members of his own household.'[a]
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Pistis Sophia 141

For this reason I said to you, "I have come to throw fire upon the earth," that is, I have come to clense the wins of he whole world with me.

Coptic Thomas 16
Jesus says: "Perhaps people think that I have come to cast peace upon the earth. But they do not know that I have come to cast dissension upon the earth: fire, sword, war. For there will be five in one house: there will be three against two and two against three, father against son and son against father. And they will stand as solitary ones." © Patterson-Robinson

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