Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:
1 Peter 1:23
being regenerated not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God which liveth and abideth for ever.
and said, Verily I declare unto you, unless ye be converted, and become like little children, ye shall never enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Verily I tell you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, shall by no means enter into it.
Therefore we are buried with Him by baptism into death: that as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we also should walk in newness of life:
1 Corinthians 3:1
And I, my brethren, could not speak to you, as to spiritual persons, but as to carnal ones, even as to babes in Christ.
1 Corinthians 14:20
My brethren, be not children in sense: but in malice be infants, and in your judgements shew yourselves to be men.
1 Corinthians 3:2
I have fed you with milk, and not with meat; for ye were not hitherto able to bear it, nor yet are ye even now able.
For whereas ye ought for the time to be teachers of others, ye have need again of some one to teach you the first rudiments of the oracles of God; and are become such as have need of milk and not of solid food.
in whom the whole building fitly joined together increaseth to an holy temple in the Lord:
but holding the truth in love, may grow up in all things into Him, who is the head, even Christ:
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We ought always to give thanks to God on your account, my brethren, as it is fit; because your faith increaseth greatly, and the love of every one of you 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 both now and for ever. Amen.
But they will not follow a stranger, but will flee from him; because they know not the voice of strangers.