Till we all come in the unity of the faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of God, unto a perfect man, unto the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ:
That we from now on be no more children, tossed to and fro, and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, and cunning craftiness, by which they lie in wait to deceive;
Rejoice, O young man, in your youth; and let your heart cheer you in the days of your youth, and walk in the ways of your heart, and in the sight of your eyes: but know that for all these things God will bring you into judgment.
For she doted upon her paramours, whose flesh is as the flesh of donkeys, and whose issue is like the issue of horses.
Therefore leaving the principles of the doctrine of Christ, let us go on unto maturity; not laying again the foundation of repentance from dead works, and of faith toward God,
Reuben, you are my firstborn, my might, and the beginning of my strength, the excellency of dignity, and the excellency of power:
And God was with the lad; and he grew, and dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.
By faith Moses, when he was grown up, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh's daughter;
He that is a eunuch by crushing or mutilation shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD.
And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man.
He took his brother by the heel in the womb, and by his strength he had power with God:
For before the child shall know to refuse the evil, and choose the good, the land that you dread shall be forsaken by both her kings.
1 Corinthians 13:11
When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.
Let your fountain be blessed: and rejoice with the wife of your youth.
Yea, he had power over the angel, and prevailed: he wept, and made supplication unto him: he found him in Bethel, and there he spoke with us;
1 Samuel 18:27
Therefore David arose and went, he and his men, and slew of the Philistines two hundred men; and David brought their foreskins, and they gave them in full number to the king, that he might be the king's son-in-law. And Saul gave him Michal his daughter as his wife.
1 Corinthians 11:3
But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God.
When men strive together one with another, and the wife of the one draws near for to deliver her husband out of the hand of him that smites him, and puts forth her hand, and takes him by his private parts:
And it came to pass in those days, when Moses was grown, that he went out unto his brethren, and looked on their burdens: and he spied an Egyptian smiting a Hebrew, one of his brethren.
Let us therefore, as many as would be perfect, be thus minded: and if in anything you be otherwise minded, God shall reveal even this unto you.
And struck down all the firstborn in Egypt; the chief of their strength in the tabernacles of Ham:
1 Corinthians 13:13
And now abides faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.
Behind the doors also and the doorposts have you set up your symbol: for you have uncovered yourself to another than me, and have gone up; you have enlarged your bed, and made you a covenant with them; you loved their bed where you saw it.
Paul, an apostle, (not of men, neither by man, but by Jesus Christ, and God the Father, who raised him from the dead;)
As I was in the days of my youth, when the secret of God was upon my tent;
Woe to you, O land, when your king is a child, and your princes feast in the morning!
And they said unto him, In Bethlehem of Judea: for thus it is written by the prophet,
He struck also all the firstborn in their land, the first of all their strength.
1 Samuel 3:19
And Samuel grew, and the LORD was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground.
And Jesus himself was about thirty years of age, being (as was supposed) the son of Joseph, who was the son of Heli,