Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:
1 Peter 1:23
born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the quickening word of God, and which abideth for ever.
and said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be changed and be as little children, ye shall in no wise enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall in nowise enter into it.
We have been buried therefore with him by baptism into death: that as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so also we should walk in newness of life.
1 Corinthians 3:1
AND I, brethren, have been unable to speak to you as unto spiritual men, but as to carnal, even as to babes in Christ.
1 Corinthians 14:20
Brethren, be not children in your minds: though in naughtiness be ye children, but in your minds be men complete.
1 Corinthians 3:2
And I have given you milk to drink, and not meat: for hitherto ye have not been capable of it, yea, even to the present moment ye are not capable of it.
For though ye ought for the time to be teachers of others, ye have again need that some one teach you the leading principles of the oracles of God; and are become as those who need milk, and not solid food.
in whom the whole building exactly cemented together groweth into a holy temple in the Lord:
but, speaking the truth in love, may grow up into him in all things, who is the head, even Christ:
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We are bound to give thanks to God always for you, brethren, as it is fit, because your faith groweth exceedingly, and the love of every one of you all towards each other aboundeth:
2 Peter 3:18
But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him be glory now and unto the day of eternity. Amen.
And a stranger will they not follow, but will fly from him: for they know not the voice of strangers.