12 What we have received is not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God, so that we may understand what God has freely given us.

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13 This is what we speak, not in words taught us by human wisdom but in words taught by the Spirit, explaining spiritual realities with Spirit-taught words.a

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    • g 2:13 - Or "Spirit, interpreting spiritual truths to those who are spiritual"
      14 The person without the Spirit does not accept the things that come from the Spirit of God but considers them foolishness, and cannot understand them because they are discerned only through the Spirit.

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      15 The person with the Spirit makes judgments about all things, but such a person is not subject to merely human judgments,

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      16 for, “Who has known the mind of the Lord so as to instruct him?”bBut we have the mind of Christ.

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