Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For after that in the wisdom of God the world by wisdom knew not God, it pleased God by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe.

The foolishness

Bible References

The foolishness

1 Corinthians 1:18
For the word of the cross seems foolish to those who are on the way to destruction; but to us who are on the way to salvation it is the power of God.

General references

Psalm 94:11
The Lord has knowledge of the thoughts of man, for they are only a breath.
Luke 11:35
So take care that the light which is in you is not dark.
John 7:49
But these people who have no knowledge of the law are cursed.
Romans 1:22
Seeming to be wise, they were in fact foolish,

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain