Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For your obedience is come abroad unto all men. I am glad therefore on your behalf: but yet I would have you wise unto that which is good, and simple concerning evil.
First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is proclaimed in all the world.
1 Thessalonians 1:8
For not only has the word of the Lord sounded forth from you in Macedonia and Achaia, but your faith in God has gone forth everywhere, so that we have no need to say anything.
For this reason, ever since I heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for all the saints,
We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you,
1 Thessalonians 1:2
We give thanks to God always for all of you, mentioning you in our prayers;
1 Thessalonians 3:6
But now that Timothy has come to us from you, and has brought us the good news of your faith and love and reported that you always remember us kindly and long to see us, just as we long to see you
"Behold, I send you out as sheep in the midst of wolves. Therefore be wise as serpents and innocent as doves.
1 Corinthians 14:20
Brethren, do not be children in your thinking; be infants in evil, but in thinking be mature.
that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give to you a spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of him.
Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is.
And this is my prayer, that your love may abound still more and more in real knowledge and all discernment,
For this reason also, since the day we heard it, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teach and admonish one another with all wisdom, and sing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs with thankfulness in your hearts to God.
2 Timothy 3:15
and how from childhood you have known the sacred writings which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
Who is wise and understanding among you? By his good life let him show his deeds in the humility of wisdom.