Wisdom

Worldly Wisdom Vs. Divine Wisdom

The big cities are sometimes thought to contain all the wisdom, while the little towns are looked upon as backward and unprogressive. Christ chose the insignificant Bethlehem for the glory of His birth; the ridiculed Nazareth for His youth; but the glorious ¬†Jerusalem for the ignominy of His death. “Can anything good come from Nazareth?” […]

The Origin of Wisdom

The psalmist says: “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom” (cf. Ps 110[111]:10). […] The Holy Scriptures contain an insistent exhortation to cultivate the fear of God. We are speaking here of that fear which is a¬† gift of the Holy Spirit. Among the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit, indicated in […]