10 Bible Verses about Babies, Figurative Use
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a corrector of the foolish, a teacher of babies, having in the law the form of knowledge and of the truth.
as newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the Word, that you may grow thereby,
Brothers, I couldn't speak to you as to spiritual, but as to fleshly, as to babies in Christ. I fed you with milk, not with meat; for you weren't yet ready. Indeed, not even now are you ready,
From the lips of babes and infants you have established strength, because of your adversaries, that you might silence the enemy and the avenger.
and said to him, "Do you hear what these are saying?" Jesus said to them, "Yes. Did you never read, 'Out of the mouth of babes and nursing babies you have perfected praise?'"
At that time, Jesus answered, "I thank you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you hid these things from the wise and understanding, and revealed them to infants.
Brothers, don't be children in thoughts, yet in malice be babies, but in thoughts be mature.
that we may no longer be children, tossed back and forth and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the trickery of men, in craftiness, after the wiles of error;
- Figurative (25 instances)
- Babies Used As A Spiritual Image
- Change And Growth
- Children And The Kingdom
- Children, attitudes towards
- God's Things Concealed