And they were not able to resist the wisdom and the spirit by which he spoke.
For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which all your adversaries shall not be able to contradict nor resist.
But there is a spirit in man: and the inspiration of the Almighty gives him understanding.
For I am full of words, the spirit within me constrains me.
No weapon that is formed against you shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against you in judgment you shall condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and their righteousness is of me, says the LORD.
For, behold, I have made you this day a fenced city, and an iron pillar, and bronze walls against the whole land, against the kings of Judah, against its princes, against its priests, and against the people of the land.
And I will make you unto this people a fortified bronze wall: and they shall fight against you, but they shall not prevail against you: for I am with you to save you and to deliver you, says the LORD.
But when I speak with you, I will open your mouth, and you shall say unto them, Thus says the Lord GOD; He that hears, let him hear; and he that refuses, let him refuse: for they are a rebellious house.
But truly I am full of power by the spirit of the LORD, and of justice, and of might, to declare unto Jacob his transgression, and to Israel his sin.
But when they deliver you up, take no thought how or what you shall speak: for it shall be given you in that same hour what you shall speak.
And he shall go before him in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just; to make ready a people prepared for the Lord.
And when they bring you unto the synagogues, and unto magistrates, and powers, take you no thought how or what thing you shall answer, or what you shall say:
But if it be of God, you cannot overthrow it; lest perhaps you be found even to fight against God.
You stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, you do always resist the Holy Spirit: as your fathers did, so do you.
And my speech and my preaching were not with enticing words of man's wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power: