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
Brothers, don't be children in thoughts, yet in malice be babies, but in thoughts be mature.
Mark the perfect man, and see the upright, for there is a future for the man of peace.
Therefore you shall be perfect, just as your Father in heaven is perfect.
Jesus said to him, "If you want to be perfect, go, sell what you have, and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me."
2 Corinthians 13:11
Finally, brothers, rejoice. Be perfected, be comforted, be of the same mind, live in peace, and the God of love and peace will be with you.
He gave some to be apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, shepherds and teachers;
Not that I have already obtained, or am already made perfect; but I press on, if it is so that I may take hold of that for which also I was taken hold of by Christ Jesus.
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, salutes you, always striving for you in his prayers, that you may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.
But solid food is for those who are full grown, who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern good and evil.
For in many things we all stumble. If anyone doesn't stumble in word, the same is a perfect man, able to bridle the whole body also.
1 Peter 5:10
But may the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after you have suffered a little while, perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle you.
1 Corinthians 2:8
which none of the rulers of this world has known. For had they known it, they wouldn't have crucified the Lord of glory.
He leads priests away stripped, and overthrows the mighty.
Why do the nations rage, and the peoples plot a vain thing?
The princes of Zoan are utterly foolish. The counsel of the wisest counselors of Pharaoh has become stupid. How do you say to Pharaoh, "I am the son of the wise, the son of ancient kings?"
who brings princes to nothing; who makes the judges of the earth like meaningless.
who by the mouth of your servant, David, said, 'Why do the nations rage, and the peoples plot a vain thing?