Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But I have used none of these things: neither have I written these things, that it should be so done unto me: for it were better for me to die, than that any man should make my glorying void.
1 Corinthians 9:12
If others share the right over you, do we not more? Nevertheless, we
did not use this right, but we endure all things so that we will cause no hindrance to the gospel of Christ.
1 Corinthians 4:12
and we toil,
working with our own hands; when we are reviled, we bless; when we are persecuted, we endure;
Saul began ravaging the church, entering house after house, and dragging off men and women, he would put them in prison.
You yourselves know that
these hands ministered to my own needs and to the men who were with me.
1 Thessalonians 2:9
For you recall, brethren, our
labor and hardship, how working night and day so as not to be a burden to any of you, we proclaimed to you the gospel of God.
2 Thessalonians 3:8
nor did we
eat anyone’s bread without paying for it, but with labor and hardship we kept working night and day so that we would not be a burden to any of you;
2 Corinthians 11:9
and when I was present with you and was in need, I was
not a burden to anyone; for when the brethren came from Macedonia they fully supplied my need, and in everything I kept myself from being a burden to you, and will continue to do so.
2 Corinthians 12:13
For in what respect were you treated as inferior to the rest of the churches, except that
I myself did not become a burden to you? Forgive me this wrong!
I have coveted no one’s silver or gold or clothes.