Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Immediately therefore I sent to thee; and thou hast well done that thou art come. Now therefore are we all here present before God, to hear all things that are commanded thee of God.
And these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, receiving the word with all readiness of mind, daily searching the scriptures if these things were so.
Be it known to you therefore, that this salvation of God has been sent to the nations; they also will hear it.
And now, why should we die? for this great fire will consume us. If we hear the voice of Jehovah our God any more, we shall die.
2 Chronicles 30:12
The hand of God was also upon Judah to give them one heart to do the commandment of the king and of the princes, by the word of Jehovah.
He that is wise will hear, and will increase learning; and the intelligent will gain wise counsels:
Impart to a wise man, and he will become yet wiser; teach a righteous man, and he will increase learning.
The heart of an intelligent man getteth knowledge, and the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.
An ear-ring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, is a wise reprover upon an attentive ear.
Whoever therefore shall humble himself as this little child, he is the greatest in the kingdom of the heavens;
But many first shall be last, and last first.
Verily I say to you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, shall in no wise enter into it.
1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one deceive himself: if any one thinks himself to be wise among you in this world, let him become foolish, that he may be wise.
and my temptation, which was in my flesh, ye did not slight nor reject with contempt; but ye received me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus.
1 Thessalonians 2:13
And for this cause we also give thanks to God unceasingly that, having received the word of the report of God by us, ye accepted, not men's word, but, even as it is truly, God's word, which also works in you who believe.
So that, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
1 Peter 2:1
Laying aside therefore all malice and all guile and hypocrisies and envyings and all evil speakings,
They went out of the city and came to him.