Over Confident
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1 Corinthians 2:1-16
And I, brothers, when I came to you, came not with excellency of speech or of wisdom, declaring to you the testimony of God.
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Romans 12:3
For I say, through the grace given to me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God has dealt to every man the measure of faith.
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2 Corinthians 12:6
For though I would desire to glory, I shall not be a fool; for I will say the truth: but now I forbear, lest any man should think of me above that which he sees me to be, or that he hears of me.
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Greek
3982. peitho -- to persuade, to have confidence
... to persuade, to have confidence NASB Word Usage assure (1), confident (3), convinced ...
2), trusted (1), trusting (1), trusts (1), urging (1), win...over (1), won ...
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Of the Love of Solitude and Silence
... it is very profitable unto many that they should not be without inward temptation,
but should be frequently assaulted, lest they be over confident, lest they ...
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Obstinacy Makes the Heretic.
... searches every man's heart, to look back on your own words as being truly and sincerely
expressed, when you said that you were not over-confident in yourself ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 23 obstinacy makes the heretic.htm

Hazael
... It is to inspire the diffident with courage, and the despairing with hope, while
it pulls up the forward, the careless, and the over-confident with the ...
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Concerning Perseverance, and the Possibility of Falling from Grace ...
... V. And first, I freely acknowledge that it is good for all to be humble, and in
this respect not over confident, so as to lean to this, to foster themselves in ...
/.../proposition ix concerning perseverance and.htm

And what Members of the Holy Body, which is the Church...
... is not human life upon earth a trial?" [2158] Doth it not drive thee back from
over-confident arrogance, "Woe unto the world because of offenses?" [2159] Dost ...
/.../augustine/of holy virginity /section 40 and what members.htm

Augustin Calls on victor to Correct his Errors. (See Above in Book ...
... you to correct, if you possess a catholic mind; in other words, if you spoke in
perfect sincerity when you said, that you were not over-confident in yourself ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 20 xiv augustin calls on.htm

A Young Man's Wise Choice Op Wisdom
... Youth is prone to be over-confident, and to think that it can do better than
its fathers, who were as confident in their time. There ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture f/a young mans wise choice.htm

Letter xiv. To Heliodorus, Monk.
... The coast is savage, and the devil with a crew of pirates carries irons to
fetter his captives. Be not credulous, be not over-confident. ...
/.../jerome/the principal works of st jerome/letter xiv to heliodorus monk.htm

Of Positiveness.
... Another very unhandsome circumstance in discourse is the being over confident and
peremptory, a thing which does very much unfit men for conversation, it being ...
/.../allestree/the government of the tongue/section xi of positiveness.htm

The Note of Accusation.
... It is not true that any one is qualified to wave the lamp that shall reveal
the pitfall in the path of the over-confident disciple. ...
/.../jackson/the message and the man/chapter i the note of.htm



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