What the Bible Says About

-By Name
-In the Quran
-In the Book of Mormon

Dwindling in Unbelief: Contradictions
-Contradictions in the Bible: An analysis by book


Is wisdom a good thing?
Yes. No.

Proverbs 3:35
The wise shall inherit glory: but shame shall be the promotion of fools.

Proverbs 4:7
Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.

Proverbs 10:14
Wise men lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish is near destruction.

Proverbs 14:8
The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way: but the folly of fools is deceit.

Proverbs 16:16
How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! and to get understanding rather to be chosen than silver!

Proverbs 23:23
Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.

Ecclesiastes 9:16-18
Wisdom is better than strength ... Wisdom is better than weapons of war.

James 1:5
If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.

Genesis 3:6
And when the woman saw that the tree was ... to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat.

Job 37:24
He respecteth not any that are wise of heart.

1 Corinthians 1:19
For I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent.
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