Golden Text 15

Golden Texts

English Translation

And Jesus grew and became strong; he was filled with wisdom, and the grace of God was on him. And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man. (Luke 2:40, 52)

Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity. (1 Tim. 4:12)

(Bottom Right): Illustrated by the Editorial Experimental Section, Department of Religious Education, Jinling Seminary, Nanjing; Validated by the National Chinese Christian Association for the Promotion of Religious Education; Published by the Christian Literature Society, 128 Buwuyuan Rd., Shanghai

(Bottom Left): Neighborhood Sunday School Lessons; Golden Texts 15

Simplified Transcription

耶稣渐渐长大,强健起来,充满智慧,又有上帝的恩在他身上。耶稣的智慧和身量,并上帝和人喜爱他的心,都一起增长。 (路加二章四十,五十二节)


经句 15

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The verses are slightly modified from the Chinese Bible, particularly emphasizing the name of God as Shangdi, and clarifying that Jesus, not “the child” is the one who grew.

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