Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The wise men are ashamed, they are dismayed and taken: lo, they have rejected the word of the LORD; and what wisdom is in them?
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Were they ashamed when they had committed abomination? no, they were not at all ashamed, neither could they blush; therefore, they shall fall among those that shall fall: at the time that I visit them they shall fall, saith the LORD.
Concerning Edom, thus hath the LORD of the hosts said: Is there no more wisdom in Teman? Has the counsel of the wise perished? Is their wisdom corrupted?
He frustrates the devices of the crafty, so that their hands cannot perform their enterprise.
Surely the princes of Zoan are fools; the counsel of the prudent counsellors of Pharaoh is become carnal; how say ye unto Pharaoh, I am the son of the wise, the son of the ancient kings?
Destruction shall come upon destruction, and rumour shall be upon rumour; then they shall seek an answer from the prophet, but the law shall perish from the priest and counsel from the elders.
1 Corinthians 1:26
For look upon your vocation, brothers, that ye are not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble,
Keep them, therefore, and do them, for this is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the peoples, who shall hear all these statutes and say, Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people.
The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul; the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple.
Thou through thy commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies, for they are eternal unto me.
To the law and to the testimony! If they do not speak according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.
1 Corinthians 1:18
For the word of the cross is foolishness to those that perish, but unto us who are saved, it is the power of God.
2 Timothy 3:15
and that from a child thou hast known the holy scriptures, which are able to make thee wise unto saving health by the faith which is in Christ Jesus.
For they are a Gentile void of counsel, neither is there any intelligence in them.
They rejected my counsel: they despised all my reproof.
Take heed therefore if the light which is in thee is darkness.
Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools
1 Corinthians 1:19
For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent.