Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Of men

Esther 1:4
when he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even a hundred and eighty days.
Esther 5:11
And Haman recounted to them the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his sons, and all the things in which the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the rulers and servants of the king.
Proverbs 25:27
It is not good to eat much honey, so [for men] to search out their own glory is grievous.
Daniel 4:30
The king spoke and said, Is not this great Babylon, which I have built for the royal dwelling-place by the might of my power and for the glory of my majesty?
John 5:41
I do not receive glory from men.
John 7:18
He who speaks from himself seeks his own glory, but he who seeks the glory of him who sent him, this man is true, and unrighteousness is not in him.
John 12:43
for they loved the praise of men more than the praise of God.
Galatians 1:10
For do I now trust men or God? Or do I seek to please men? For if I were still pleasing men I would not be a bondman of Christ.
Galatians 5:26
Let us not become conceited, provoking each other, envying each other.
Galatians 6:13
For not even those who have been circumcised themselves keep law, but they want you to be circumcised, so that they may boast in thy flesh.
1 Timothy 5:17
Let the elders who rule well be regarded worthy of double compensation, especially those who labor in the word and in teaching.


1 Thessalonians 2:9
For ye remember, brothers, our labor and the hardship. For, laboring night and day in order not to burden any of you, we preached to you the good-news of God.
1 Corinthians 9:4
Have we no, not a right to eat and to drink?
2 Corinthians 10:1
Now I Paul myself entreat you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who indeed am lowly in presence among you, but am bold toward you when absent.
2 Corinthians 13:10
Because of this I write these things while absent, so that I may not act harshly when present, according to the authority that the Lord gave me for building up and not for tearing down.
Philemon 1:8
Therefore, though I have much boldness in Christ to command thee that which is befitting,

Been burdensome

1 Corinthians 11:9
For also man was not created for the woman, but woman for the man.
1 Corinthians 12:13
For also by one Spirit we are all immersed into one body, whether Jews or Greeks, whether bondmen or freemen, and we were all made to drink into one Spirit.
1 Thessalonians 3:8
Because now we live, if ye stand firm in Lord.

As the

1 Corinthians 9:1
Am I not an apostle? Am I not free? Have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? Are ye not my work in Lord?

General references

John 5:41
I do not receive glory from men.
1 Thessalonians 2:3
For our exhortation is not from error, nor from uncleanness, nor in deception,