wisdom
James 3:17
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peace-loving, gentle, compliant, full of mercy and good fruits, without favoritism and hypocrisy.
James 1:5
Now if any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to all generously and without criticizing, and it will be given to him.
James 1:17
Every generous act and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights; with Him there is no variation or shadow cast by turning.
John 3:17
For God did not send His Son into the world that He might judge the world, but that the world might be saved through Him.
1 Corinthians 3:3
because you are still fleshly. For since there is envy and strife among you, are you not fleshly and living like ordinary people?
Philippians 3:19
Their end is destruction; their god is their stomach; their glory is in their shame. They are focused on earthly things,
but
2 Samuel 13:3
Amnon had a friend named Jonadab, a son of David's brother Shimeah. Jonadab was a very shrewd man,
2 Samuel 15:31
Then someone reported to David: "Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom." "LORD," David pleaded, "please turn the counsel of Ahithophel into foolishness!"
2 Samuel 16:23
Now the advice Ahithophel gave in those days was like someone asking about a word from God-- such was the regard that both David and Absalom had for Ahithophel's advice.
Jeremiah 4:22
For My people are fools; they do not know Me. They are foolish children, without understanding. They are skilled in doing what is evil, but they do not know how to do what is good.
Luke 16:8
"The master praised the unrighteous manager because he had acted astutely. For the sons of this age are more astute than the sons of light [in dealing] with their own people.
Romans 1:22
Claiming to be wise, they became fools
1 Corinthians 1:19
For it is written: I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and I will set aside the understanding of the experts.
1 Corinthians 1:20
Where is the philosopher? Where is the scholar? Where is the debater of this age? Hasn't God made the world's wisdom foolish?
1 Corinthians 1:27
Instead, God has chosen the world's foolish things to shame the wise, and God has chosen the world's weak things to shame the strong.
1 Corinthians 2:6
However, among the mature we do speak a wisdom, but not a wisdom of this age, or of the rulers of this age, who are coming to nothing.
1 Corinthians 2:7
On the contrary, we speak God's hidden wisdom in a mystery, which God predestined before the ages for our glory.
1 Corinthians 3:19
For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God, since it is written: He catches the wise in their craftiness--
2 Corinthians 1:12
For our boast is this: the testimony of our conscience that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you, with God-given sincerity and purity, not by fleshly wisdom but by God's grace.
Jude 1:19
These people create divisions and are merely natural, not having the Spirit.
sensual
1 Corinthians 2:14
But the natural man does not welcome what comes from God's Spirit, because it is foolishness to him; he is not able to know it since it is evaluated spiritually.
devilish
Genesis 3:1-5
1
Now the serpent was the most cunning of all the wild animals that the LORD God had made. He said to the woman, "Did God really say, 'You can't eat from any tree in the garden'?"
2
The woman said to the serpent, "We may eat the fruit from the trees in the garden.
3
But about the fruit of the tree in the middle of the garden, God said, 'You must not eat it or touch it, or you will die.'"
4
"No! You will not die," the serpent said to the woman.
5
"In fact, God knows that when you eat it your eyes will be opened and you will be like God, knowing good and evil."
John 8:44
You are of your father the Devil, and you want to carry out your father's desires. He was a murderer from the beginning and has not stood in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he tells a lie, he speaks from his own nature, because he is a liar and the father of liars.
Acts 13:10
and said, "You son of the Devil, full of all deceit and all fraud, enemy of all righteousness! Won't you ever stop perverting the straight paths of the Lord?
2 Corinthians 11:3
But I fear that, as the serpent deceived Eve by his cunning, your minds may be corrupted from a complete and pure devotion to Christ.
2 Corinthians 11:13-15
13
For such people are false apostles, deceitful workers, disguising themselves as apostles of Christ.
14
And no wonder! For Satan himself is disguised as an angel of light.
15
So it is no great thing if his servants also disguise themselves as servants of righteousness. Their destiny will be according to their works.
1 John 3:8-10
8
The one who commits sin is of the Devil, for the Devil has sinned from the beginning. The Son of God was revealed for this purpose: to destroy the Devil's works.
9
Everyone who has been born of God does not sin, because His seed remains in him; he is not able to sin, because he has been born of God.
10
This is how God's children-- and the Devil's children-- are made evident. Whoever does not do what is right is not of God, especially the one who does not love his brother.
Jude 1:19
These people create divisions and are merely natural, not having the Spirit.
Revelation 9:11
They had as their king the angel of the abyss; his name in Hebrew is Abaddon, and in Greek he has the name Apollyon.
Revelation 12:9
So the great dragon was thrown out-- the ancient serpent, who is called the Devil and Satan, the one who deceives the whole world. He was thrown to earth, and his angels with him.