Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.
He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.
But he turned, and said unto Peter, Get you behind me, Satan: you are an offense unto me: for you consider not the things that be of God, but those that be of men.
Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.
Why do you not understand my speech? even because you cannot hear my word.
But you believe not, because you are not of my sheep, as I said unto you.
But though he had done so many miracles before them, yet they believed not on him:
For they that are after the flesh do mind the things of the flesh; but they that are after the Spirit the things of the Spirit.
1 Corinthians 2:12
Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is of God; that we might know the things that are freely given to us of God.
But the Comforter, who is the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you.
But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, who proceeds from the Father, he shall testify of me:
And when he is come, he will convict the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:
1 Corinthians 1:18
For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us who are saved it is the power of God.
Verily, verily, I say unto you, If a man keeps my saying, he shall never see death.
And many of them said, He has a demon, and is mad; why hear you him?
Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoics, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? Others, He seems to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.
But if it be a question of words and names, and of your law, look you to it; for I will be no judge of such matters.
But had certain questions against him of their own religion, and of one Jesus, who was dead, whom Paul affirmed to be alive.
And as he thus spoke for himself, Festus said with a loud voice, Paul, you are beside yourself; much learning does make you mad.
They are all plain to him that understands, and right to them that find knowledge.
Evil men understand not justice: but they that seek the LORD understand all things.
And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.
And the light shines in darkness; and the darkness overcame it not.