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" Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise. "
The Gospel Adapted to the Wants of the World: A Sermon, Preached in ... - Page 4
by Nathan Sidney Smith Beman - 1840 - 31 pages
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The Theological and Miscellaneous Works of Joseph Priestley, Volume 6

Joseph Priestley - 1786
...lorum." L. iii. C. xv. p. 237. (P.) t Aia ran ev yfuju; fw%ix? oM^-^aa-i. L. i. C. ip 32. (P.) among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise." He seems to allude to their pretended spirituality and refinement, when he says, ver. 1, 1 could not...
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A Series of Discourses on the Christian Revelation, Viewed in Connexion with ...

Thomas Chalmers - 1817 - 275 pages
...the mind of the Lord? Or who hath been his counsellor? Rom. xi. 33, 34. Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that lie may be wise. 1 Cor. iii. 18. For if a man thinketh himself to be something, when he is nothing,...
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Village Sermons ...

George Burder - 1817
...for, saith St. Paul, in the 18th verse of this chapter, " If any man among you seemeth to be wiM in this world, let him become a fool that he may be wisej that is, if he seems to have a large stock of worldly wisdom, let him renounce it all as insufficient...
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A Series of Discourses on the Christian Revelation: Viewed in Connection ...

Thomas Chalmers - 1818 - 306 pages
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On Protestant nonconformity, Volume 2

Josiah Conder - 1818
...understanding aright the doctrine of the Apostles, St. Paul, in his emphatic style, thus expresses himself: " If any man among " you seemeth to be wise in this...world, let him " become a fool, that he may be wise." In this consisted the only danger of misinterpretation, the pride of wisdom, the want of simplicity...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 9; Volume 27

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - 1818
...accompanied, but on causes which had their existence in his own temper and character. " If any man amoujr you " seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a Fool that " he may be wise." "This is a hard, saying" to Regius Professors, and Heads of Colleges : " Who can bear it ?" The Anecdotes...
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical ..., Volume 16

1834
...hand I have done it, and by my wisdom, for I am prudent ;" but God says, " Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool that he may be wise. For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God." Let him put aside all reliance on his own wisdom,...
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A System of Revealed Religion ...

1819
...the law. Thou therefore that teachest another, teachest thou not thyself? Let no man deceive himself: If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let h'm become a fool that he may be wise. For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God : for it...
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Diary of Religious Experiences

Joseph Fisher - 1820 - 93 pages
...In this state I thought it would be quite unsafe to attempt to move, and remembering the advice : " If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool that he may be wise ;" * I was made willing to appear as a fool, rather than venture in my own will and time. Oh may I...
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An Essay in which the Doctrine of a Positive Divine Efficiency: Exciting the ...

Thomas Andros - 1820 - 132 pages
...own native goodness, wisdom, and self-sufficiency. They have no idea of Paul's meaning when he says, "If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool that he may be wise." Those of all men most effectually counteract the design of the Christian revelation,wio undertake...
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