Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Whom shall he teach knowledge? and whom shall he make to understand doctrine? them that are weaned from the milk, and drawn from the breasts.
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Who say to the seers, See not; and to the prophets, Prophesy not unto us right things, speak unto us smooth things, prophesy deceits:
Seeing you hate instruction, and cast my words behind you.
Because they hated knowledge, and did not choose the fear of the LORD:
The prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests bear rule by their own power; and my people love to have it so: and what will you do in the end?
To whom shall I speak, and give warning, that they may hear? behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they cannot hearken: behold, the word of the LORD is unto them a reproach; they have no delight in it.
And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
That the saying of Isaiah the prophet might be fulfilled, which he spoke, Lord, who has believed our report? and to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?
Surely I have behaved and quieted myself, as a child that is weaned of his mother: my soul is even as a weaned child.
At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank you, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hid these things from the wise and prudent, and have revealed them unto babes.
And when the chief priests and scribes saw the wonderful things that he did, and the children crying in the temple, and saying, Hosanna to the son of David; they were very displeased,
Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.
1 Peter 2:2
As newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby:
Therefore I said, Surely these are poor; they are foolish: for they know not the way of the LORD, nor the law of their God.
And Jesus said, Are you also yet without understanding?
And he said unto them, Are you so without understanding also? Do you not perceive, that whatsoever thing from outside enters into the man, it cannot defile him;