Isaiah 5:21 (KJV)

“Woe unto them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight!” Read more here. Introduction Isaiah 5:21 issues a warning against self-conceit and overestimating one’s wisdom and prudence, highlighting the danger of arrogance. Interpretation This verse condemns those who are overly self-reliant and prideful in their own wisdom, ignoring the guidance and wisdom of God. Modern Day Application Across Various Fields 1. Theology Emphasizes the need for humility and reliance on God’s wisdom rather than self-conceit. 2. Philosophy Encourages the exploration of humility and the recognition of human limitations in the pursuit of knowledge. 3. Psychology Highlights the psychological pitfalls of arrogance and the importance… Read More

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