Bible verses about "discernment" | ISV

1 Kings 3:9

9 So give your servant an understanding mind to govern your people, so I can discern between good and evil. Otherwise, how shall I be able to govern this great people of yours?"

John 7:24

24 Stop judging by appearances, but judge with righteous judgment!"

Romans 12:2

2 Do not be conformed to this world, but continually be transformed by the renewing of your minds so that you may be able to determine what God's will is {— } what is proper, pleasing, and perfect.

1 Corinthians 2:14

14 A person who isn't spiritual doesn't accept the things of God's Spirit, for they are nonsense to him. He can't understand them because they are spiritually evaluated.

1 Corinthians 14:33

33 for God is not a God of disorder but of peace. As in all the churches of the saints,

James 1:5

5 Now if any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to everyone generously without a rebuke, and it will be given to him.

Philippians 1:9-10

9 And this is my prayer, that your love will keep on growing more and more with full knowledge and insight, 10 so that you may be able to choose what is best and be pure and blameless until the day when the Messiah returns,

Hebrews 5:14

14 But solid food is for mature people, whose minds are trained by practice to distinguish good from evil.

Hebrews 4:12

12 For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any double-edged sword, piercing until it divides soul and spirit, joints and marrow, as it judges the thoughts and purposes of the heart.

1 John 4:1

1 Dear friends, stop believing every spirit. Instead, test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world.

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