9 Bible Verses about Babies, Figurative Use
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and all evil-speakings, As new born babes desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:
And I, brethren, could not speak to you as unto spiritual, but as unto carnal, as unto babes in Christ. I fed you with milk, not with meat; for ye were not yet able to bear it: nor are ye now able.
were sore displeased, And said to him, Hearest thou what these say? And Jesus saith to them, Yea: have ye never read, Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings thou hast perfected praise?
At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them to babes.
Brethren, be not children in understanding: in wickedness be ye as infants, but in understanding be ye grown men.
That we may be no longer children, fluctuating to and fro, and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the slight of men, by cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in wait to deceive:
- Figurative (25 instances)
- Babies Used As A Spiritual Image
- Change And Growth
- Children And The Kingdom
- Children, attitudes towards
- God's Things Concealed