12 Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, [a]acceptable to God, which is your [b]spiritual service of worship.2 And do not be conformed to this [c]world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may [d]prove what the will of God is, that which is good and [e]acceptable and perfect.
2 Corinthians 4:3-4New American Standard Bible (NASB)
3 And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled [a]to those who are perishing,4 in whose case the god of this [b]world has blinded the minds of the unbelieving [c]so that they might not see the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.
1 Corinthians 2:14-16New American Standard Bible (NASB)
14 But [a]a natural man does not accept the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him; and he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually [b]appraised.15 But he who is spiritual appraises all things, yet he himself is appraised by no one.16 For who has known the mind of the Lord, that he will instruct Him? But we have the mind of Christ.
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