Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.

Bible References

I spake

1 Corinthians 3:1
And I, brothers, could not speak to you as to spiritual, but as to carnal, as to the childlike in Christ.
1 Corinthians 14:20
Brothers, become not children in your thoughts. Instead be childlike in wickedness, but in your thoughts become mature.
Ecclesiastes 11:10
Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh, for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.
Galatians 4:1
But I say the heir, for as long a time as he is a child, differs nothing from a bondman though he is lord of all.