Jesus is the source of wisdom. As you seek Him, your peace and righteousness will increase.

Jesus is the source of wisdom. As you seek Him, your peace and righteousness will increase.

“I applied my heart to know [yada], to search [tur] and seek [baqash] out wisdom [chokmah] and the reason of things” (Ecc 7:25)

“increasing [auxano] in the knowledge of God” (Col 1:10)

“Now the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.” (Jm 3:18)

“but grow [auxano] in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.” (2Pet 3:18)

“Behold, You desire truth in the inward parts, and in the hidden part You will make me to know wisdom.” (Ps 51:6)

“to know wisdom and instruction, to perceive the words of understanding” (Prov 1:2)

“And I set my heart to seek and search out by wisdom concerning all that is done under heaven” (Ecc 1:13)

“And I set my heart to know wisdom” (Ecc 1:17)

“When I applied my heart to know wisdom and to see the business that is done on earth, even though one sees no sleep day or night” (Ecc 8:16)

“Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God.” (1Cor 1:24)

“But of Him you are in Christ Jesus, who became for us wisdom from God – and righteousness and sanctification and redemption” (1Cor 1:30)

“that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give to you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him” (Eph 1:17)

“Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.” (Col 3:16)

“Him we preach, warning every man and teaching every man in all wisdom, that we may present [paristemi] every man perfect in Christ Jesus.” (Col 1:28)

“But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me was not in vain; but I labored more abundantly [perissos] than they all, yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.” (1Cor 15:10)

“Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.” (Matt 11:29)

“But also for this very reason, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue, to virtue knowledge, to knowledge self-control, to self-control perseverance, to perseverance godliness, to godliness brotherly kindness, and to brotherly kindness love.” (2Pet 1:5-7)

Reading: Ecc 4-8; Rom 9