Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who is wise, and he shall understand these things? prudent, and he shall know them? for the ways of the LORD are right, and the just shall walk in them: but the transgressors shall fall therein.

Bible References

Wise

Psalm 107:43
Let whoever is wise pay attention to these things
and consider the Lord’s acts of faithful love.
Proverbs 1:5
a wise man will listen and increase his learning,
and a discerning man will obtain guidance—
Proverbs 4:18
The path of the righteous is like the light of dawn,
shining brighter and brighter until midday.
Jeremiah 9:12
Who is the man wise enough to understand this? Who has the Lord spoken to, that he may explain it? Why is the land destroyed and scorched like a wilderness, so no one can pass through?
Daniel 12:10
Many will be purified, cleansed, and refined, but the wicked will act wickedly; none of the wicked will understand, but the wise will understand.
Matthew 13:11
He answered them, “Because the secrets of the kingdom of heaven have been given for you to know, but it has not been given to them.
John 8:47
The one who is from God listens to God’s words. This is why you don’t listen, because you are not from God.”
John 18:37
“You are a king then?” Pilate asked.

“You say that I’m a king,” Jesus replied. “I was born for this, and I have come into the world for this: to testify to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to My voice.”

And the

Job 17:9
Yet the righteous person will hold to his way,
and the one whose hands are clean will grow stronger.
Psalm 84:5
Happy are the people whose strength is in You,
whose hearts are set on pilgrimage.
Proverbs 10:29
The way of the Lord is a stronghold for the honorable,
but destruction awaits the malicious.
Isaiah 8:13
You are to regard only the Lord of Hosts as holy.
Only He should be feared;
only He should be held in awe.
Matthew 11:19
The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, ‘Look, a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!’ Yet wisdom is vindicated by her deeds.”

But

Luke 2:34
Then Simeon blessed them and told His mother Mary: “Indeed, this child is destined to cause the fall and rise of many in Israel and to be a sign that will be opposed
Luke 4:28
When they heard this, everyone in the synagogue was enraged.
Luke 7:23
And anyone who is not offended because of Me is blessed.”
John 3:19
“This, then, is the judgment: The light has come into the world, and people loved darkness rather than the light because their deeds were evil.
John 9:39
Jesus said, “I came into this world for judgment, in order that those who do not see will see and those who do see will become blind.”
John 15:24
If I had not done the works among them that no one else has done, they would not have sin. Now they have seen and hated both Me and My Father.
Romans 9:32
Why is that? Because they did not pursue it by faith, but as if it were by works. They stumbled over the stumbling stone.
2 Corinthians 2:15
For to God we are the fragrance of Christ among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing.
2 Thessalonians 2:9
The coming of the lawless one is based on Satan’s working, with all kinds of false miracles, signs, and wonders,
1 Peter 2:7
So honor will come to you who believe, but for the unbelieving,

The stone that the builders rejected—
this One has become the cornerstone,

General references

Genesis 5:22
And after the birth of Methuselah, Enoch walked with God 300 years and fathered other sons and daughters.
Isaiah 55:8
“For My thoughts are not your thoughts,
and your ways are not My ways.”
This is the Lord’s declaration.
Luke 2:19
But Mary was treasuring up all these things in her heart and meditating on them.
Luke 7:35
Yet wisdom is vindicated by all her children.”

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