As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that you may grow thereby:
Treasury of Scripture
1 Peter 1:23 Being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which lives and stays for ever.
Matthew 18:3 And said, Truly I say to you, Except you be converted, and become as little children, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Mark 10:15 Truly I say to you, Whoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.
Romans 6:4 Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father...
1 Corinthians 3:1 And I, brothers, could not speak to you as to spiritual, but as to carnal, even as to babes in Christ.
1 Corinthians 14:20 Brothers, be not children in understanding: however, in malice be you children, but in understanding be men.
Psalm 19:7-10 The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple...
1 Corinthians 3:2 I have fed you with milk, and not with meat: for till now you were not able to bear it, neither yet now are you able.
Hebrews 5:12,13 For when for the time you ought to be teachers...
2 Samuel 23:5 Although my house be not so with God; yet he has made with me an everlasting covenant, ordered in all things, and sure...
Job 17:9 The righteous also shall hold on his way, and he that has clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.
Proverbs 4:18 But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shines more and more to the perfect day.
Hosea 6:3 Then shall we know, if we follow on to know the LORD: his going forth is prepared as the morning; and he shall come to us as the rain...
Hosea 14:5,7 I will be as the dew to Israel: he shall grow as the lily, and cast forth his roots as Lebanon...
Malachi 4:2 But to you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and you shall go forth...
Ephesians 2:21 In whom all the building fitly framed together grows to an holy temple in the Lord:
Ephesians 4:15 But speaking the truth in love, may grow up into him in all things, which is the head, even Christ:
2 Thessalonians 1:3 We are bound to thank God always for you, brothers, as it is meet, because that your faith grows exceedingly...
2 Peter 3:18 But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and for ever. Amen.
ContextThe Lord is Good
1Why laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, all evil speakings, 2As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that you may grow thereby: 3If so be you have tasted that the Lord is gracious.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
as newborn babes, long for the spiritual milk which is without guile, that ye may grow thereby unto salvation;
As newborn babes, desire the rational milk without guile, that thereby you may grow unto salvation:
Darby Bible Translation
as newborn babes desire earnestly the pure mental milk of the word, that by it ye may grow up to salvation,
King James Bible
As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:
Young's Literal Translation
as new-born babes the word's pure milk desire ye, that in it ye may grow,