Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Of men

Esther 1:4
when he showed the riches of the glory of his kingdom, and the splendour of his excellent majesty, many days, a hundred and eighty days;
Esther 5:11
and Haman recounted unto them the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his children, - and all the things wherein the king had promoted him to power, and how he had advanced him, above the rulers and the servants of the king.
Proverbs 25:27
To eat honey in abundance, is not good, nor is, searching out their own honour, an honourable thing.
Daniel 4:30
the king spake and said, Is not, this, Babylon the great, - which, I myself, have built as the home of the kingdom, by the might of my power, and for the dignity of my majesty?
John 5:41
Glory from men, am I not receiving; -
John 7:18
He that, from himself, doth speak, his own glory, is seeking: he that seeketh the glory of him that sent him, the same, is, true, and, injustice, in him, is there none.
John 12:43
for they loved the glory of men, more than the glory of God.
Galatians 1:10
For am I, even now, persuading, men, or God? Or am I seeking to please, men? If I had been still pleasing, men, Christ's servant, had I not been!
Galatians 5:26
Let us not become vain-glorious, - one another, challenging, one another, envying.
Galatians 6:13
For, not even they who are getting circumcised, are, themselves, observing law, - but are wishing you to be circumcised, that, in your flesh, they may boast themselves.
1 Timothy 5:17
Let, the well presiding elders, of double honour, be accounted worthy, especially they who toil in discourse and teaching;


1 Thessalonians 2:9
For ye remember, brethren, our toil and hardship: night and day, working, so as not to be a burden unto any of you, we proclaimed unto you the glad-message of God,
1 Corinthians 9:4
Have we not a right to eat and drink?
2 Corinthians 10:1
Moreover, I, Paul, myself, exhort you, through the meekness and considerateness of the Christ, - I who, to look upon, indeed, am lowly toward you, but, absent, am bold towards you; -
2 Corinthians 13:10
For this cause, these things, while absent, am I writing, that I may not, when present, deal sharply - according to the authority which, the Lord, hath given me, for building up and not for pulling down.
Philemon 1:8
Wherefore, though I have, much, freedom of speech, in Christ, to be enjoining upon thee that which is befitting,

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, even to one Spirit, we all, into one body, have been immersed, - whether Jews or Greeks, whether bond or free, - and, all, of one Spirit, have been caused to drink.
1 Thessalonians 3:8
Because, now, we live, - if only, ye, stand fast in the Lord.

As the

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

General references

John 5:41
Glory from men, am I not receiving; -
1 Thessalonians 2:3
For, our exhortation, is not of error, nor of uncleanness, nor in guile,