Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For ye are yet carnal: for whereas there is among you envying, and strife, and divisions, are ye not carnal, and walk as men?
1 Corinthians 1:11
For I have been informed concerning you, my brethren, by Chloe’s people, that there are quarrels among you.
1 Corinthians 6:1
Does any one of you, when he has a
case against his neighbor, dare to go to law before the unrighteous and not before the saints?
1 Corinthians 11:18
For, in the first place, when you come together
as a church, I hear that divisions exist among you; and in part I believe it.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I am afraid that perhaps
when I come I may find you to be not what I wish and may be found by you to be not what you wish; that perhaps there will be strife, jealousy, angry tempers, disputes, slanders, gossip, arrogance, disturbances;
But if you
bite and devour one another, take care that you are not consumed by one another.
jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there is disorder and every evil thing.
What is the source of quarrels and conflicts among you? Is not the source your pleasures that wage war in your members?
But like Adam they have transgressed the covenant;
There they have
dealt treacherously against Me.
There they have
For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed the evil thoughts, fornications, thefts, murders, adulteries,
in which you
formerly walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, of the spirit that is now working in the sons of disobedience.
that, in reference to your former manner of life, you
lay aside the old self, which is being corrupted in accordance with the lusts of deceit,
For we also once were foolish ourselves, disobedient, deceived, enslaved to various lusts and pleasures, spending our life in malice and envy, hateful, hating one another.
1 Peter 4:2
so as to live the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for the lusts of men, but for the will of God.