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The peace of God, which passeth all understanding.
Bible: New Testament St. Paul, in Philippians, 4:7.

The words are also used in the Book of Common Prayer, Holy Communion (1662). An allusion to them is attributed to King James I of England, speaking of poet John Donne: "Dr. Donne's verses are like the peace of God: they pass all understanding."
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