This is a subsidiary post to Wisdom, Knowledge, and Understanding.
(Understanding is intimately related to wisdom and knowledge.)
It is also a subsidiary post of Vocabulary of Wisdom, Knowledge, Understanding.
- Against Understanding
- God Is Able to Give Us Understanding
- How to Gain Understanding
- Light and Darkness Applied to Understanding
- Reading the Scriptures Is One Thing, Understanding Them Is Another
- Understanding Is Centered in Jesus Christ Our Lord
Matthew 22:29 – “…’You are mistaken, not understanding the Scriptures nor the power of God.'”
Ephesians 3:4-7 – “…when you read you can understand my insight into the mystery of Christ, which in other generations was not made known to the sons of men, as it has now been revealed to His holy apostles and prophets in the Spirit…”
2 Timothy 2:7 – “Consider what I say, for the Lord will give you understanding in everything.”
2 Peter 3:14-16 – “…our beloved brother Paul, according to the wisdom given him, wrote to you, as also in all his letters, speaking in them of these things, in which are some things hard to understand, which the untaught and unstable distort, as they do also the rest of the Scriptures, to their own destruction.”
1 John 5:20 – “And we know that the Son of God has come, and has given us understanding…”
1 Chronicles 12:32 – “…men who understood the times, with knowledge of what Israel should do…” – The Lord wants us to understand the times (Matthew 16:3).
Psalm 111:10 – “…a good understanding have all those who do His commandments…”
Daniel 10:1 – “…a message was revealed to Daniel, who was named Belteshazzar; and the message was true and one of great conflict, but he understood the message and had an understanding of the vision.”