Matthew 11:25



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Jesus

At that very time He rejoiced greatly in the Holy Spirit, and said, "I praise You, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that You have hidden these things from the wise and intelligent and have revealed them to infants. Yes, Father, for this way was well-pleasing in Your sight.

Lord

He blessed him and said, "Blessed be Abram of God Most High, Possessor of heaven and earth;
"Behold, to the LORD your God belong heaven and the highest heavens, the earth and all that is in it.
Hezekiah prayed before the LORD and said, "O LORD, the God of Israel, who are enthroned above the cherubim, You are the God, You alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth. You have made heaven and earth.
Thus says the LORD, "Heaven is My throne and the earth is My footstool Where then is a house you could build for Me? And where is a place that I may rest?
"All the inhabitants of the earth are accounted as nothing, But He does according to His will in the host of heaven And among the inhabitants of earth; And no one can ward off His hand Or say to Him, 'What have You done?'
"The God who made the world and all things in it, since He is Lord of heaven and earth, does not dwell in temples made with hands;

Because

Jesus answered them, "To you it has been granted to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it has not been granted.
Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes And clever in their own sight!
For the LORD has poured over you a spirit of deep sleep, He has shut your eyes, the prophets; And He has covered your heads, the seers.
As soon as He was alone, His followers, along with the twelve, began asking Him about the parables.
"No one of the rulers or Pharisees has believed in Him, has he?
And Jesus said, "For judgment I came into this world, so that those who do not see may see, and that those who see may become blind."
This was to fulfill the word of Isaiah the prophet which he spoke: "LORD, WHO HAS BELIEVED OUR REPORT? AND TO WHOM HAS THE ARM OF THE LORD BEEN REVEALED?"
just as it is written, "GOD GAVE THEM A SPIRIT OF STUPOR, EYES TO SEE NOT AND EARS TO HEAR NOT, DOWN TO THIS VERY DAY."
For the word of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.
Yet we do speak wisdom among those who are mature; a wisdom, however, not of this age nor of the rulers of this age, who are passing away;
Let no man deceive himself If any man among you thinks that he is wise in this age, he must become foolish, so that he may become wise.
But their minds were hardened; for until this very day at the reading of the old covenant the same veil remains unlifted, because it is removed in Christ.
And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing,

And hast

And Jesus said to him, "Blessed are you, Simon Barjona, because flesh and blood did not reveal this to you, but My Father who is in heaven.
and said, "Truly I say to you, unless you are converted and become like children, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven.
and said to Him, "Do You hear what these children are saying?" And Jesus said to them, "Yes; have you never read, 'OUT OF THE MOUTH OF INFANTS AND NURSING BABIES YOU HAVE PREPARED PRAISE FOR YOURSELF'?"
Now Samuel was ministering before the LORD, as a boy wearing a linen ephod.
that the LORD called Samuel; and he said, "Here I am."
From the mouth of infants and nursing babes You have established strength Because of Your adversaries, To make the enemy and the revengeful cease.
"Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, And before you were born I consecrated you; I have appointed you a prophet to the nations."
But when Jesus saw this, He was indignant and said to them, "Permit the children to come to Me; do not hinder them; for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.
but God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong,

General references

"For You have kept their heart from understanding, Therefore You will not exalt them.
"Whoever is naive, let him turn in here!" To him who lacks understanding she says,
"For as the heavens are higher than the earth, So are My ways higher than your ways And My thoughts than your thoughts.
"No one of the rulers or Pharisees has believed in Him, has he?
So then it does not depend on the man who wills or the man who runs, but on God who has mercy.
but God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong,
For it was the Father's good pleasure for all the fullness to dwell in Him,