Internet Explorer or Edge browsers may not work properly with this site. We recommend using Chrome or FireFox.

Affirmations about Understanding

Total Affirmations: 10

Results Per Page:

Proverbs 1:2-4 NLT

Their purpose is to teach people wisdom and discipline, to help them understand the insights of the wise. Their purpose is to teach people to live disciplined and successful lives, to help them do what is right, just, and fair. These proverbs will give insight to the simple, knowledge and discernment to the young.

1 Corinthians 2:14-16 NLT

But people who aren't spiritual can't receive these truths from God's Spirit. It all sounds foolish to them and they can't understand it, for only those who are spiritual can understand what the Spirit means. Those who are spiritual can evaluate all things, but they themselves cannot be evaluated by others. For, "Who can know the Lord's thoughts? Who knows enough to teach him?" But we understand these things, for we have the mind of Christ.

1 Corinthians 2:14-16 NLT

But people who aren't spiritual can't receive these truths from God's Spirit. It all sounds foolish to them and they can't understand it, for only those who are spiritual can understand what the Spirit means. Those who are spiritual can evaluate all things, but they themselves cannot be evaluated by others. For, "Who can know the Lord's thoughts? Who knows enough to teach him?" But we understand these things, for we have the mind of Christ.

1 Corinthians 2:14-16 NLT

But people who aren't spiritual can't receive these truths from God's Spirit. It all sounds foolish to them and they can't understand it, for only those who are spiritual can understand what the Spirit means. Those who are spiritual can evaluate all things, but they themselves cannot be evaluated by others. For, "Who can know the Lord's thoughts? Who knows enough to teach him?" But we understand these things, for we have the mind of Christ.

1 Corinthians 2:8-9 NLT

But the rulers of this world have not understood it; if they had, they would not have crucified our glorious Lord. That is what the Scriptures mean when they say, "No eye has seen, no ear has heard, and no mind has imagined what God has prepared for those who love him."

1 Corinthians 3:1-2 NLT

Dear brothers and sisters, when I was with you I couldn't talk to you as I would to spiritual people. I had to talk as though you belonged to this world or as though you were infants in Christ. I had to feed you with milk, not with solid food, because you weren't ready for anything stronger. And you still aren't ready,

1 Corinthians 2:8-9 NLT

But the rulers of this world have not understood it; if they had, they would not have crucified our glorious Lord. That is what the Scriptures mean when they say, "No eye has seen, no ear has heard, and no mind has imagined what God has prepared for those who love him."

1 Peter 4:4-5 NLT

Of course, your former friends are surprised when you no longer plunge into the flood of wild and destructive things they do. So they slander you. But remember that they will have to face God, who stands ready to judge everyone, both the living and the dead.

1 Corinthians 1:20-23 NLT

So where does this leave the philosophers, the scholars, and the world's brilliant debaters? God has made the wisdom of this world look foolish. Since God in his wisdom saw to it that the world would never know him through human wisdom, he has used our foolish preaching to save those who believe. It is foolish to the Jews, who ask for signs from heaven. And it is foolish to the Greeks, who seek human wisdom. So when we preach that Christ was crucified, the Jews are offended and the Gentiles say it's all nonsense.

1 Corinthians 1:20-23 NLT

So where does this leave the philosophers, the scholars, and the world's brilliant debaters? God has made the wisdom of this world look foolish. Since God in his wisdom saw to it that the world would never know him through human wisdom, he has used our foolish preaching to save those who believe. It is foolish to the Jews, who ask for signs from heaven. And it is foolish to the Greeks, who seek human wisdom. So when we preach that Christ was crucified, the Jews are offended and the Gentiles say it's all nonsense.

Sign up to keep track of your favorite affirmations and proverbs!

Bible Affirmation Categories

AngerAuthorityBlessingsBlood of ChristBoastingCaringComfortCompassionConfidenceContentmentDeathDisciplineDoubtEncouragementEnduranceEnvyEternityEvilFailureFaithFaithfulnessFamilyFearForgivenessFreedomFriendshipFruits of the SpiritGentlenessGivingGloryGraceGratitudeGreedGuidanceHateHealingHeartHeavenHelpHolyHonorHopeHospitalityHumilityHypocrisyIdolsIntegrityJealousyJoyJudgementKindnessKingdom of GodKnowledgeLeadershipLoveLustLyingMarriageMercyMoneyNew CreationObediencePatiencePeacePersecutionPerseverancePowerPraisePrayerPrideProtectionReconciliationRepentanceRespectResurrectionRevengeRewardsRighteousnessSafetySelflessSinSufferingSurrenderTemptationThankfulnessTrustTruthUnderstandingUnityWeaknessWisdomWord of GodWorkWorryWorshipAddictionsSalvationSelf ControlServingSexualityStrength