For I would
not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of this
ye should be wise in your own conceits; that blindness
in part is happened to Israel, until
the fulness of the Gentiles be come in.
himself of a false gift
] clouds and wind without rain.
Proverbs 26:12 Seest
thou a man
wise in his own conceit? [there is
] more hope of a fool than of him.
For thou hast trusted
in thy wickedness: thou hast said
, None seeth me. Thy wisdom
and thy knowledge, it hath perverted thee
; and thou hast said in thine heart, I [am
], and none else beside me.
How do ye say, We
] wise, and the law
of the LORD [is
] with us? Lo
, certainly in vain made he [it
]; the pen of the scribes [is
] in vain. ... The wise [men] are
ashamed, they are dismayed and taken: lo
, they have rejected the word of the LORD; and what wisdom
] in them?
is brutish in [his] knowledge
: every founder is confounded by the graven image: for his molten image [is
] falsehood, and
] no breath in them.
But if thine
eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If
therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great [is
] that darkness!
1 Corinthians 1:19
For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent. ... 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 3:18
Let no man deceive
any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let
him become a fool, that he may be wise. ... For the wisdom
of this world is foolishness with God. For it is written, He
taketh the wise in their own craftiness.