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.


General references

Bible References


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;
Romans 12:10
in brotherly love being tenderly affectionate one to another; in honor, preferring one another;
Ephesians 5:21
submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of Christ;
Philippians 2:3
doing nothing through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind, each esteeming others better than himself;

Be clothed

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;
Romans 13:14
but put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfill its desires.
Colossians 3:12
Put on, therefore, as God's elect, holy and beloved, tender affections of compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, long-suffering;


James 4:6
But He giveth more grace Wherefore, the Scripture says, "God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble."

General references

Matthew 23:12
And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled; and whosoever shall humble himself shall be exalted.
Luke 17:10
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.'
Luke 22:24
And there arose also a contention among them as to which of them seemed to be greatest.