Foolish People

Most Relevant Verses

1 Kings 3:7

"Lord my God, You have now made Your servant king in my father David's place. Yet I am just a youth with no experience in leadership.

Proverbs 30:2

I am the least intelligent of men, and I lack man's ability to understand.

Psalm 73:22

I was a fool and didn't understand; I was an unthinking animal toward You.

Psalm 38:5

My wounds are foul and festering because of my foolishness.

Job 34:35

"Job speaks without knowledge; his words are without insight."

2 Samuel 24:10

David's conscience troubled him after he had taken a census of the troops. He said to the Lord, "I have sinned greatly in what I've done. Now, Lord, because I've been very foolish, please take away Your servant's guilt."

1 Chronicles 21:8

David said to God, "I have sinned greatly because I have done this thing. Now, because I've been very foolish, please take away Your servant's guilt."

1 Samuel 26:21

Saul responded, "I have sinned. Come back, my son David, I will never harm you again because today you considered my life precious. I have been a fool! I've committed a grave error."

2 Samuel 13:12

"Don't, my brother!" she cried. "Don't humiliate me, for such a thing should never be done in Israel. Don't do this horrible thing!

2 Samuel 15:31

Then someone reported to David: "Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom." "Lord," David pleaded, "please turn the counsel of Ahithophel into foolishness!"

2 Corinthians 12:11

I have become a fool; you forced it on me. I ought to have been recommended by you, since I am in no way inferior to the "super-apostles," even though I am nothing.

1 Corinthians 3:18

No one should deceive himself. If anyone among you thinks he is wise in this age, he must become foolish so that he can become wise.

2 Corinthians 11:1

I wish you would put up with a little foolishness from me. Yes, do put up with me.

2 Corinthians 11:16

I repeat: no one should consider me a fool. But if [you do], at least accept me as a fool, so I too may boast a little.

2 Corinthians 11:17

What I say in this matter of boasting, I don't speak as the Lord would, but foolishly.

1 Samuel 25:25

My lord should pay no attention to this worthless man Nabal, for he lives up to his name: His name is Nabal, and stupidity is all he knows. I, your servant, didn't see my lord's young men whom you sent.

Isaiah 19:11

The princes of Zoan are complete fools; Pharaoh's wisest advisers give stupid advice! How can you say to Pharaoh, "I am one of the wise, a student of eastern kings."

Isaiah 19:13

The princes of Zoan have been fools; the princes of Memphis are deceived. Her tribal chieftains have led Egypt astray.

Proverbs 7:7

I saw among the inexperienced, I noticed among the youths, a young man lacking sense.

Matthew 25:2

Five of them were foolish and five were sensible.

Matthew 25:3

When the foolish took their lamps, they didn't take oil with them.

Matthew 25:8

But the foolish ones said to the sensible ones, 'Give us some of your oil, because our lamps are going out.'

Luke 11:40

Fools! Didn't He who made the outside make the inside too?

2 Corinthians 11:21

I say this to [our] shame: we have been weak. But in whatever anyone dares [to boast]-I am talking foolishly-I also dare:

2 Corinthians 12:6

For if I want to boast, I will not be a fool, because I will be telling the truth. But I will spare you, so that no one can credit me with something beyond what he sees in me or hears from me,

Deuteronomy 32:6

Is this how you repay the Lord, you foolish and senseless people? Isn't He your Father and Creator? Didn't He make you and sustain you?

Deuteronomy 32:21

They have provoked My jealousy with [their] so-called gods; they have enraged Me with their worthless idols. So I will provoke their jealousy with an inferior people; I will enrage them with a foolish nation.

Romans 10:19

But I ask, "Did Israel not understand?" First, Moses said: I will make you jealous of those who are not a nation; I will make you angry by a nation that lacks understanding.

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