Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Of men

Esther 1:4
when he shewed the glorious wealth of his kingdom and the splendid magnificence of his grandeur many days, a hundred and eighty days.
Esther 5:11
And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his children, and all wherein the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and servants of the king.
Proverbs 25:27
It is not good to eat much honey; and to search into weighty matters is itself a weight.
Daniel 4:30
the king spoke and said, Is not this great Babylon, that I have built for the house of the kingdom 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 that speaks from himself seeks his own glory; but he that seeks the glory of him that has sent him, he is true, and unrighteousness is not in him.
John 12:43
for they loved glory from men rather than glory from God.
Galatians 1:10
For do I now seek to satisfy men or God? or do I seek to please men? If I were yet pleasing men, I were not Christ's bondman.
Galatians 5:26
Let us not become vain-glorious, provoking one another, envying one another.
Galatians 6:13
For neither do they that are circumcised themselves keep the law; but they wish you to be circumcised, that they may boast in your flesh.
1 Timothy 5:17
Let the elders who take the lead among the saints well be esteemed worthy of double honour, specially those labouring in word and teaching;


1 Thessalonians 2:9
For ye remember, brethren, our labour and toil: working night and day, not to be chargeable to any one of you, we have preached to you the glad tidings of God.
1 Corinthians 9:4
Have we not a right to eat and to drink?
2 Corinthians 10:1
But I myself, Paul, entreat you by the meekness and gentleness of the Christ, who, as to appearance, when present am mean among you, but absent am bold towards you;
2 Corinthians 13:10
On this account I write these things being absent, that being present I may not use severity according to the authority which the Lord has given me for building up, and not for overthrowing.
Philemon 1:8
Wherefore having much boldness in Christ to enjoin thee what is fitting,

Been burdensome

1 Corinthians 11:9
For also man was not created for the sake of the woman, but woman for the sake of the man.
1 Corinthians 12:13
For also in the power of one Spirit we have all been baptised into one body, whether Jews or Greeks, whether bondmen or free, and have all been given to drink of one Spirit.
1 Thessalonians 3:8
because now we live if ye stand firm in the Lord.

As the

1 Corinthians 9:1
Am I not free? am I not an apostle? have I not seen Jesus our Lord? are not ye my work in the Lord?

General references

John 5:41
I do not receive glory from men,
1 Thessalonians 2:3
For our exhortation was not of deceit, nor of uncleanness, nor in guile;