Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Howbeit we speak wisdom among them that are perfect: yet not the wisdom of this world, nor of the princes of this world, that come to nought:
1 Corinthians 14:20
Brethren, be not children in mind: yet in malice be ye babes, but in mind be men.
Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright; For there is a happy end to the man of peace.
Ye therefore shall be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect.
Jesus said unto him, If thou wouldest be perfect, go, sell that which thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.
2 Corinthians 13:11
Finally, brethren, farewell. Be perfected; be comforted; be of the same mind; live in peace: and the God of love and peace shall be with you.
And he gave some to be apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;
Not that I have already obtained, or am already made perfect: but I press on, if so be that I may lay hold on that for which also I was laid hold on by Christ Jesus.
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ Jesus, saluteth you, always striving for you in his prayers, that ye may stand perfect and fully assured in all the will of God.
But solid food is for fullgrown men, even those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern good and evil.
For in many things we all stumble. If any stumbleth not in word, the same is a perfect man, able to bridle the whole body also.
1 Peter 5:10
And the God of all grace, who called you unto his eternal glory in Christ, after that ye have suffered a little while, shall himself perfect, establish, strengthen you.
1 Corinthians 2:8
which none of the rulers of this world hath known: for had they known it, they would not have crucified the Lord of glory:
He leadeth priests away stripped, And overthroweth the mighty.
Why do the nations rage, And the peoples meditate a vain thing?
The princes of Zoan are utterly foolish; the counsel of the wisest counsellors of Pharaoh is become brutish: how say ye unto Pharaoh, I am the son of the wise, the son of ancient kings?
that bringeth princes to nothing; that maketh the judges of the earth as vanity.
who by the Holy Spirit, by the mouth of our father David thy servant, didst say, Why did the Gentiles rage, And the peoples imagine vain things?