Spiritual Immaturity

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Hebrews 5:11-14

About him we have many words to say, and hard to interpret, seeing you have become dull of hearing. For although by this time you should be teachers, you again need to have someone teach you the rudiments of the first principles of the oracles of God. You have come to need milk, and not solid food. For everyone who lives on milk is not experienced in the word of righteousness, for he is a baby.read more.
But solid food is for those who are full grown, who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern good and evil.

Galatians 4:2

but is under guardians and stewards until the day appointed by the father.

Galatians 4:3

So we also, when we were children, were held in bondage under the elemental principles of the world.

Hebrews 5:12

For although by this time you should be teachers, you again need to have someone teach you the rudiments of the first principles of the oracles of God. You have come to need milk, and not solid food.

Proverbs 9:6

Leave your simple ways, and live. Walk in the way of understanding."

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spiritual Immaturity » Inability to receive strong doctrine

1 Corinthians 3:1-2

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,

spiritual Immaturity » Necessity for tutelage

Galatians 4:3

So we also, when we were children, were held in bondage under the elemental principles of the world.

Galatians 4:1-2

But I say that so long as the heir is a child, he is no different from a bondservant, though he is lord of all; but is under guardians and stewards until the day appointed by the father.

spiritual Immaturity » Continuance in the primary department

Hebrews 5:12

For although by this time you should be teachers, you again need to have someone teach you the rudiments of the first principles of the oracles of God. You have come to need milk, and not solid food.

spiritual Immaturity » Instability of faith