Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit of God; that we might know the things that are graciously bestowed upon us by God:
For they who are after the flesh, mind the things of the flesh; but they who are led by the Spirit, do mind spiritual things.
For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
Yet we speak true wisdom among the perfect: though not the wisdom of this world, nor of the rulers of this world, who come to nought.
whether Paul, or Apollos, or Cephas, or the world, or life, or death, or things present, or future, all are yours;
among whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of the unbelieving, so that the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, doth not shine unto them:
in which ye formerly walked after the manner of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that still operates in the children of disobedience:
Do ye think the scripture speaks in vain? or does the Spirit that dwelleth in us, excite to envy?
But the unction, which ye have received from Him, abideth in you; and therefore ye have no need that any should teach you: since this very unction teacheth you concerning all things, and is truth and not falshood; even as that hath taught you, abide in Him.
Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He, that is in you, than he that is in the world.
We know that we are of God, and the whole world lieth under the wicked one.
And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the devil and Satan, who deceiveth the whole world: he was cast down to the earth, and his angels were cast down with him.
And he said unto me, These words are faithful and true: and the Lord God of the holy prophets hath sent his angel to shew unto his servants what must soon be.
He shall glorify me, for He shall take of mine and shew it unto you.
There is therefore now no condemnation to them that are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh but after the spirit.
He that spared not his own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall He not with Him freely give us all things?
but God hath chosen things that are foolish in the eye of the world to put it's wise men to confusion; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the mighty;