Sunday, February 22, 2009

Search results for "wisdom" in the Bible

Genesis 3:6 - When the woman saw that the fruit of the tree was good for food and pleasing to the eye, and also desirable for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it. She also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it.

Exodus 28:3 - Tell all the skilled men to whom I have given wisdom in such matters that they are to make garments for Aaron, for his consecration, so he may serve me as priest.

Deuteronomy 4:6 - Observe them carefully, for this will show your wisdom and understanding to the nations, who will hear about all these decrees and say, "Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people."

Deuteronomy 34:9 - Now Joshua son of Nun was filled with the spirit of wisdom because Moses had laid his hands on him. So the Israelites listened to him and did what the LORD had commanded Moses.

Ezra 7:25 - And you, Ezra, in accordance with the wisdom of your God, which you possess, appoint magistrates and judges to administer justice to all the people of Trans-Euphrates--all who know the laws of your God. And you are to teach any who do not know them.

Job 4:21 - Are not the cords of their tent pulled up, so that they die without wisdom?'

Job 9:4 - His wisdom is profound, his power is vast. Who has resisted him and come out unscathed?

Job 11:6 - and disclose to you the secrets of wisdom, for true wisdom has two sides. Know this: God has even forgotten some of your sin.

Job 12:2 - "Doubtless you are the people, and wisdom will die with you!

Job 12:12 - Is not wisdom found among the aged? Does not long life bring understanding?

Job 12:13 - "To God belong wisdom and power; counsel and understanding are his.

Job 13:5 - If only you would be altogether silent! For you, that would be wisdom.

Job 15:8 - Do you listen in on God's council? Do you limit wisdom to yourself?

Job 26:3 - What advice you have offered to one without wisdom! And what great insight you have displayed!

Job 26:12 - By his power he churned up the sea; by his wisdom he cut Rahab to pieces.

Job 28:12 - "But where can wisdom be found? Where does understanding dwell?

Job 28:18 - Coral and jasper are not worthy of mention; the price of wisdom is beyond rubies.

Job 28:20 - "Where then does wisdom come from? Where does understanding dwell?

Job 28:27 - then he looked at wisdom and appraised it; he confirmed it and tested it.

Job 28:28 - And he said to man, `The fear of the Lord--that is wisdom, and to shun evil is understanding.'"

Job 32:7 - I thought, `Age should speak; advanced years should teach wisdom.'

Job 32:13 - Do not say, `We have found wisdom; let God refute him, not man.'

Job 33:33 - But if not, then listen to me; be silent, and I will teach you wisdom."

Job 38:36 - Who endowed the heart with wisdom or gave understanding to the mind ?

Job 38:37 - Who has the wisdom to count the clouds? Who can tip over the water jars of the heavens

Job 39:17 - for God did not endow her with wisdom or give her a share of good sense.

Job 39:26 - "Does the hawk take flight by your wisdom and spread his wings toward the south?

Psalms 37:30 - The mouth of the righteous man utters wisdom, and his tongue speaks what is just.

Psalms 49:3 - My mouth will speak words of wisdom; the utterance from my heart will give understanding.

Psalms 51:6 - Surely you desire truth in the inner parts ; you teach me wisdom in the inmost place. read chapter | Bookmark

Psalms 90:12 - Teach us to number our days aright, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.

Psalms 104:24 - How many are your works, O LORD! In wisdom you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures.

Psalms 105:22 - to instruct his princes as he pleased and teach his elders wisdom.

Psalms 111:10 - The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; all who follow his precepts have good understanding. To him belongs eternal praise.

Proverbs 1:2 - for attaining wisdom and discipline; for understanding words of insight;

Proverbs 1:7 - The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.

Proverbs 1:20 - wisdom calls aloud in the street, she raises her voice in the public squares;

Proverbs 2:2 - turning your ear to wisdom and applying your heart to understanding,

Proverbs 2:6 - For the LORD gives wisdom, and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.

Proverbs 2:10 - For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul.

Proverbs 2:12 - wisdom will save you from the ways of wicked men, from men whose words are perverse,

Proverbs 3:13 - Blessed is the man who finds wisdom, the man who gains understanding,

Proverbs 3:19 - By wisdom the LORD laid the earth's foundations, by understanding he set the heavens in place;

Proverbs 4:5 - Get wisdom, get understanding; do not forget my words or swerve from them.

Proverbs 4:6 - Do not forsake wisdom, and she will protect you; love her, and she will watch over you.

Proverbs 4:7 - wisdom is supreme; therefore get wisdom. Though it cost all you have, get understanding.

Proverbs 4:11 - I guide you in the way of wisdom and lead you along straight paths.

Proverbs 5:1 - My son, pay attention to my wisdom, listen well to my words of insight,

Proverbs 7:4 - Say to wisdom, "You are my sister," and call understanding your kinsman;

Proverbs 8:1 - Does not wisdom call out? Does not understanding raise her voice?

Proverbs 8:11 - for wisdom is more precious than rubies, and nothing you desire can compare with her.

Proverbs 8:12 - "I, wisdom, dwell together with prudence; I possess knowledge and discretion.

Proverbs 9:1 - wisdom has built her house; she has hewn out its seven pillars.

Proverbs 9:10 - "The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.

Proverbs 9:12 - If you are wise, your wisdom will reward you; if you are a mocker, you alone will suffer."

Proverbs 10:13 - wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning, but a rod is for the back of him who lacks judgment.

Proverbs 10:23 - A fool finds pleasure in evil conduct, but a man of understanding delights in wisdom.

Proverbs 10:31 - The mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom, but a perverse tongue will be cut out.

Proverbs 11:2 - When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.

Proverbs 12:8 - A man is praised according to his wisdom, but men with warped minds are despised.

Proverbs 13:10 - Pride only breeds quarrels, but wisdom is found in those who take advice.

Proverbs 14:6 - The mocker seeks wisdom and finds none, but knowledge comes easily to the discerning.

Proverbs 14:8 - The wisdom of the prudent is to give thought to their ways, but the folly of fools is deception.

Proverbs 14:33 - wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning and even among fools she lets herself be known.

Proverbs 15:33 - The fear of the LORD teaches a man wisdom, and humility comes before honor.

Proverbs 16:16 - How much better to get wisdom than gold, to choose understanding rather than silver!

Proverbs 17:16 - Of what use is money in the hand of a fool, since he has no desire to get wisdom?

Proverbs 17:24 - A discerning man keeps wisdom in view, but a fool's eyes wander to the ends of the earth.

Proverbs 18:4 - The words of a man's mouth are deep waters, but the fountain of wisdom is a bubbling brook.

Proverbs 19:8 - He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; he who cherishes understanding prospers.

Proverbs 19:11 - A man's wisdom gives him patience; it is to his glory to overlook an offense.

Proverbs 21:11 - When a mocker is punished, the simple gain wisdom; when a wise man is instructed, he gets knowledge.

Proverbs 21:30 - There is no wisdom, no insight, no plan that can succeed against the LORD.

Proverbs 23:4 - Do not wear yourself out to get rich; have the wisdom to show restraint.

Proverbs 23:9 - Do not speak to a fool, for he will scorn the wisdom of your words.

Proverbs 23:23 - Buy the truth and do not sell it; get wisdom, discipline and understanding.

Proverbs 24:3 - By wisdom a house is built, and through understanding it is established;

Proverbs 24:7 - wisdom is too high for a fool; in the assembly at the gate he has nothing to say.

Proverbs 24:14 - Know also that wisdom is sweet to your soul; if you find it, there is a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.

Proverbs 28:26 - He who trusts in himself is a fool, but he who walks in wisdom is kept safe.

Proverbs 29:3 - A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father, but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.

Proverbs 29:15 - The rod of correction imparts wisdom, but a child left to himself disgraces his mother.

Proverbs 30:3 - I have not learned wisdom, nor have I knowledge of the Holy One.

Proverbs 31:26 - She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue.

Ecclesiastes 1:13 - I devoted myself to study and to explore by wisdom all that is done under heaven. What a heavy burden God has laid on men!

Ecclesiastes 1:16 - I thought to myself, "Look, I have grown and increased in wisdom more than anyone who has ruled over Jerusalem before me; I have experienced much of wisdom and knowledge."

Ecclesiastes 1:17 - Then I applied myself to the understanding of wisdom, and also of madness and folly, but I learned that this, too, is a chasing after the wind.

Ecclesiastes 1:18 - For with much wisdom comes much sorrow; the more knowledge, the more grief.

Ecclesiastes 2:3 - I tried cheering myself with wine, and embracing folly--my mind still guiding me with wisdom. I wanted to see what was worthwhile for men to do under heaven during the few days of their lives.

Ecclesiastes 2:9 - I became greater by far than anyone in Jerusalem before me. In all this my wisdom stayed with me.

Ecclesiastes 2:12 - Then I turned my thoughts to consider wisdom, and also madness and folly. What more can the king's successor do than what has already been done?

Ecclesiastes 2:13 - I saw that wisdom is better than folly, just as light is better than darkness.

Ecclesiastes 2:21 - For a man may do his work with wisdom, knowledge and skill, and then he must leave all he owns to someone who has not worked for it. This too is meaningless and a great misfortune.

Ecclesiastes 2:26 - To the man who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge and happiness, but to the sinner he gives the task of gathering and storing up wealth to hand it over to the one who pleases God. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.

Ecclesiastes 7:11 - wisdom, like an inheritance, is a good thing and benefits those who see the sun.

Ecclesiastes 7:12 - wisdom is a shelter as money is a shelter, but the advantage of knowledge is this: that wisdom preserves the life of its possessor.

Ecclesiastes 7:19 - wisdom makes one wise man more powerful than ten rulers in a city.

Ecclesiastes 7:23 - All this I tested by wisdom and I said, "I am determined to be wise"-- but this was beyond me.

Ecclesiastes 7:24 - Whatever wisdom may be, it is far off and most profound-- who can discover it?

Ecclesiastes 7:25 - So I turned my mind to understand, to investigate and to search out wisdom and the scheme of things and to understand the stupidity of wickedness and the madness of folly.

Ecclesiastes 8:1 - Who is like the wise man? Who knows the explanation of things? wisdom brightens a man's face and changes its hard appearance.

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