orchidee

Unworldly Wisdom



Tune: Dove of Peace

('I come with joy to meet my Lord')

1 Corinthians 2 v.9-13

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By human means eye has not seen

Nor ear heard, has not been

Nor has entered into man's heart

Things of God, no, no part

 

The things which he has prepared for

They that love Him, 'tis sure

But God has to us them revealed

By His Spirit, appealed [to us]

 

For the Spirit searches all things

Things of God to us brings

Even the deep things of God, we

By Him spiritual[ly] see

 

For what man knows things of a man

Except man's spirit can

Show him things of human life, so

By the Spirit we know

 

We know the things of God which He

Gives unto us freely

And also we them speak and share

In His wisdom here, there

 

Comments5

  • dusk arising

    I think we all find a wisdom as age takes us onward. The glory of creation and our part in it is a teacher in itself.

    • orchidee

      Thanks dusk. Yes. It also says 'The aged are not always wise'. But it don't say what ages is 'aged'!

      • dusk arising

        What is the 'it' you are referring to in your response?

      • Teddy.15

        good morning dear orchi, such a delight when we do find that wisdom to share with others who listen. have a great monday. x

        • orchidee

          Thanks Teddy.
          You won't need your teef for this title. You would do, if it was called 'Worldly Wisdom!'
          Will you stop wasting those alliterations, Orchi?! lol.

          • Teddy.15

            LoL 🤣

          • Neville


            sapiential authority or the wisdom that is sapience should never be underestimated ...........................
            I can see where you are coming from here Mr. O ......................... 🙂

            • orchidee

              Thanks N. We need wisdom e'ermore. Note that word creeping in?! lol.

            • The Uneducated O.A.P

              Evening Steve.

              • orchidee

                Hello Bill. Thanks for looking in!

              • orchidee

                The 'it' is Scripture verses in this case, Dave.
                Did ya pinch my 'reply' spot? I had to write this as a new comment. I could not see a 'reply' box!



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