Treasury of Scripture
For after that in the wisdom of God the world by wisdom knew not God, it pleased God by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe.
1 Corinthians 1:24 But to them which are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.
Daniel 2:20 Daniel answered and said, Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever: for wisdom and might are his:
Romans 11:33 O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out!
Ephesians 3:10 To the intent that now to the principalities and powers in heavenly places might be known by the church the manifold wisdom of God,
the wisdom. Dr. Lightfoot well observes, 'that [sophia tou theos,] the wisdom of God, is not to be understood of that wisdom which had God for its author, but of that wisdom which had God for its object. There was, among the heathen, [sophia tes physeos,] wisdom about natural things, that is philosophy; and [sophia tou theos,] wisdom about God, that is, divinity. But the world, in its divinity, could not, by wisdom, know God.' The wisest of the heathen had no just and correct views of the Divine nature; of which the works of Cicero and Lucretius are incontestable proofs.
Matthew 11:25 At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank you, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth...
Luke 10:21 In that hour Jesus rejoiced in spirit, and said, I thank you, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth...
Romans 1:20-22,28 For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made...
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1 Corinthians 1:18 For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but to us which are saved it is the power of God.
Strong's ConcordanceFor after that in the wisdom of God the world by wisdom knew not God, it pleased God by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe.
Topical BibleAccepted Apparent Believe Believing Didn't Failed Faith Folly Foolish Foolishness Gain God's Message Ordained Please Pleased Pleasure Preach Preached Preaching Purpose Salvation Save Seeing Well-pleased Wisdom
1 Corinthians Chapter 1 Verse 21
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NT Letters: 1 Corinthians 1:21 For seeing that in the wisdom (1 Cor. 1C iC 1Cor i cor icor)