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 it has been declared unto me of you, my brethren, by those of the house of Chloe, that there are contentions among you.
1 Corinthians 6:1
Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go unto judgment before the unjust, and not before the saints?
1 Corinthians 11:18
For first of all, when ye come together in the congregation , I hear that there are divisions among you; and I partly believe it.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I desire and that I shall be found unto you such as ye desire not, lest there be debates, envyings, wraths, strifes, backbitings, whisperings, rumours, tumults,
But if ye bite and devour one another, take heed that ye are not consumed one of another.
For where there is envy and contention, there is confusion and every perverse work.
Where do the wars and disputes come from among you? From here that is to say, of your lusts which fight in your members?
But they have transposed the covenant as of men: there they have rebelled against me.
For from within, out of the heart of men, come forth the evil thoughts, the adulteries, the fornications, the murders,
in which in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the will of the prince of the power of this air, the spirit that now works in the sons of disobedience,
that ye put off everything concerning the old way of life, that is, the old man who corrupts himself according to deceitful desires,
For we ourselves also were foolish in another time, rebellious, deceived, serving diverse lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
1 Peter 4:2
so that now the time that remains in the flesh, he might live, not unto the lusts of men, but unto the will of God.