Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.
1 Peter 4:1
Christ, therefore, having suffered in flesh, do ye also arm yourselves with the same mind; because he who suffered in flesh has ceased from sin;
in brotherly love being tenderly affectionate one to another; in honor, preferring one another;
submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of Christ;
doing nothing through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind, each esteeming others better than himself;
1 Peter 3:3
whose adorning, let it not be the outward one of braiding of hair and of wearing of golden ornaments, or of putting on apparel;
but put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfill its desires.
Put on, therefore, as God's elect, holy and beloved, tender affections of compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, long-suffering;
But He giveth more grace Wherefore, the Scripture says, "God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble."
And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled; and whosoever shall humble himself shall be exalted.
So also ye, when ye do all the things that were commanded you, say, 'We are unprofitable servants; we have done what it was our duty to do.'
And there arose also a contention among them as to which of them seemed to be greatest.