Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
This wisdom descendeth not from above, but is earthly, sensual, devilish.
The wisdom that is from above is first of all pure, then peaceable, considerate, willing to yield, full of compassion and good deeds, whole-hearted, straightforward.
If any one of you is deficient in wisdom, let him ask God who gives generously to everyone, and does not reproach one with it afterward, and he will give it to him.
For God did not send his Son into the world to pass judgment upon the world, but that through him the world might be saved.
1 Corinthians 3:3
for you are still worldly. For when there are still jealousy and quarrels among you, are you not worldly and living on a merely human level?
They are doomed to destruction: their appetites are their god; they glory in their shame; they are absorbed in earthly matters.
The devil is the father you are sprung from, and you want to carry out your father's wishes. He was a murderer from the first, and he has nothing to do with the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he tells a lie, he speaks in his true character, for he is a liar and the father of them.
and said, "You monster of underhandedness and cunning! You son of the devil! You enemy of all that is right! Will you never stop trying to make the Lord's straight paths crooked?
2 Corinthians 11:3
But I am afraid that just as the serpent by his cunning deceived Eve, your thoughts will be led astray from their single-hearted fidelity to Christ.
1 John 3:8
Whoever commits sin is a child of the devil, for the devil has sinned from the beginning. This is why the Son of God appeared??o undo the devil's work.
These are the men who create division; they are animal and devoid of the Spirit.
They had over them as king the angel of the abyss, whose name in Hebrew is Abaddon, but in Greek he is called Apollyon.
So the great dragon, the ancient serpent who is called the devil and Satan, who deceives the whole world, was hurled down to the earth, and his angels were hurled down with him.
So take care! Your very light may be darkness!
Then he said, 'This is what I will do; I will tear down my barns and build larger ones, and in them I will store all my grain and my goods.
I know what I will do, so that when I am removed from my position people will take me into their homes.'
But these common people who do not know the Law are doomed!"
for because of him many of the Jews were leaving them and becoming believers in Jesus.
But if you bite one another and eat one another, take care, or you will be destroyed by one another.