Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which all your adversaries shall not be able to gainsay nor resist.

Bible References


Acts 6:10
But they could not stand up to the wisdom and [power of] the Holy Spirit by which Stephen spoke.
Acts 24:25
And as he discussed the matters of doing right, and [maintaining] self control and the coming judgment, Felix became terrified and answered, "Go on away for now; I will call you back when it is convenient for me."
Acts 26:28
Agrippa said to Paul, "You expect to persuade me to be a Christian with such little effort [or, in such a short time]?"
2 Timothy 4:16
At my first defense [Note: Paul here refers to his initial hearing before the Roman court] no one supported me, but everyone deserted me. May it not be held against them.

General references

Luke 12:12
For the Holy Spirit will teach you what you should say at that very time."
Luke 14:6
And they were not able to give an answer to these things.
Acts 21:37
As Paul was being brought into the headquarters building, he said to the commander, "Can I speak with you?" The commander replied [with surprise], "You know the Greek language?
1 Corinthians 1:27
But God chose what the world considers foolish [i.e., people with little apparent ability], in order to shame the "wise people." And He chose what the world considers weak in order to shame what it considers strong.