Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For who maketh thee to differ from another? and what hast thou that thou didst not receive? now if thou didst receive it, why dost thou glory, as if thou hadst not received it?
1 Corinthians 12:4
Now there are various kinds of gifts, but there is one and the same Spirit;
1 Corinthians 15:10
But what I am I am by the grace of God, and His grace bestowed upon me did not prove ineffectual. But I labored more strenuously than all the rest--yet it was not I, but God's grace working with me.
And from this we learn that everything is dependent not on man's will or endeavour, but upon God who has mercy. For the Scripture said to Pharaoh,
and that by a revelation the truth hitherto kept secret was made known to me as I have already briefly explained it to you.
2 Thessalonians 2:12
in order that all may come under judgement who have refused to believe the truth and have taken pleasure in unrighteousness.
1 Timothy 1:12
I am thankful to Him who made me strong--even Christ Jesus our Lord--because He has judged me to be faithful and has put me into His service,
For there was a time when we also were deficient in understanding, obstinate, deluded, the slaves of various cravings and pleasures, spending our lives in malice and envy, hateful ourselves and hating one another.
1 Corinthians 3:5
What then is Apollos? And what is Paul? They are just God's servants, through whose efforts, and as the Lord granted power to each, you accepted the faith.
1 Corinthians 7:7
Yet I would that everybody lived as I do; but each of us has his own special gift from God--one in one direction and one in another.
"Why, it is like a man who, when going on his travels, called his bondservants and entrusted his property to their care.
And he called ten of his servants and gave each of them a pound, instructing them to trade with the money during his absence.
For He it is from whose fulness we have all received, and grace upon grace.
"A man cannot obtain anything," replied John, "unless it has been granted to him from Heaven.
through whom we have received grace and Apostleship in His service in order to win men to obedience to the faith, among all Gentile peoples,
But since we have special gifts which differ in accordance with the diversified work graciously entrusted to us, if it is prophecy, let the prophet speak in exact proportion to his faith;
Every gift which is good, and every perfect boon, is from above, and comes down from the Father, who is the source of all Light. In Him there is no variation nor the slightest suggestion of change.
1 Peter 4:10
Whatever be the gifts which each has received, you must use them for one another's benefit, as good stewards of God's many-sided kindness.
1 Corinthians 5:6
It is no good thing--this which you make the ground of your boasting. Do you not know that a little yeast corrupts the whole of the dough?
and the assembled people kept shouting, "It is the voice of a god, and not of a man!"
"Who has first given God anything, so as to receive payment in return?"
1 Corinthians 1:29
to prevent any mortal man from boasting in the presence of God.
1 Corinthians 4:18
But some of you have been puffed up through getting the idea that I am not coming to Corinth.
1 Corinthians 10:12
So then let him who thinks he is standing securely beware of falling.
1 Corinthians 14:18
I speak in a tongue, thank God, more than all of you;
But, as the case stands, it is in mere self-confidence that you boast: all such boasting is evil.