Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For it hath been declared unto me of you, my brethren, by them which are of the house of Chloe, that there are contentions among you.
1 Corinthians 11:18
For truly first, ye coming together in the church, I hear divisions to be among you; and some part I believe.
And the words of Esau her son, the great, will be announced to Rebekah; and she will send and call to Jacob her son, the small, and she will say to him, Behold, Esau thy brother will avenge himself toward thee by killing thee.
These the generations of Jacob: Joseph the son of seventeen years, was feeding the sheep with his brethren, and this youth with the sons of Bilhah and with the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives: and Joseph will bring their evil slander to their father.
1 Samuel 25:14
And one boy of the boys announced to Abigail, Nabal's wife, saying, Behold, David sent messengers from the desert to bless my lord; and he will fly upon them.
1 Corinthians 3:3
For yet are ye carnal: for wherefore envy in you, and strife, and divisions, are ye not carnal, and walk according to man?
1 Corinthians 6:1
Dare any of you, having an affair with another, be judged by the unjust, and not by the holy ones?
Only by pride contention will be given: but with those being advised, wisdom.
The lips of the foolish one will come into contention, and his mouth will call for blows.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I am afraid, lest somehow, having come, I find you not such; as I will, and I find you such as ye wish not: lest somehow, strifes, jealousies, wraths, intrigues, calumnies, whisperings, inflations, derangements:
And if ye bite and devour one another, see ye that ye be not laid waste by one another.
Do ye all things without murmurings and discussions:
1 Timothy 6:4
He has been proud, knowing nothing, but sick about questions and disputes of words, of which is envy, strife, slanders, evil conjectures,
2 Timothy 2:23
And silly and ignorant questions refuse, knowing that they produce strifes.
Whence wars and fights among you? are they not hence, out of your sensual pleasures making war in your members
And if a kingdom be divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand.