Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world.
1 Corinthians 1:29
so that in his presence no human being might have anything to boast of.
1 Corinthians 3:21
So no one should boast about men. For it all belongs to you??22 Paul, Apollos, Cephas, the world, life, death, the present, the future??ll of it belongs to you.
2 Corinthians 11:12
And I shall go on doing as I do, so as to cut the ground from under those who want to make out that in their boasted apostleship they work on the same terms that I do.
2 Corinthians 12:10
That is why I am pleased with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and difficulties, when they are endured for Christ's sake, for it is when I am weak that I am strong.
For I am not ashamed of the good news, for it is God's power for the salvation of everyone who has faith, of the Jew first and then of the Greek.
1 Corinthians 1:23
but we proclaim a Christ who was crucified??n idea that is revolting to Jews and absurd to the heathen,
1 Corinthians 2:2
for I resolved, while I was with you, to forget everything but Jesus Christ and his crucifixion.
We are the true circumcision, who worship God by his Spirit, priding ourselves only on Christ Jesus, and not relying on physical advantages,
who to save us from the present wicked world gave himself for our sins at the will of our God and Father.
I have been crucified with Christ, and it is no longer I that live, but Christ that lives in me. The life I am now living in the body I am living by faith in the Son of God who loved me and gave himself for me.
Those who belong to Jesus the Christ have crucified the physical nature with its propensities and cravings.
except that in every town I visit, the holy Spirit warns me that imprisonment and persecution are awaiting me.
for we know that our old self was crucified with him, to do away with our sinful body, so that we might not be enslaved to sin any longer,
2 Corinthians 5:14
It is Christ's love that controls me, for I have become convinced that as one has died for all, all have died,
for I eagerly and confidently hope that I shall never disgrace myself but that this time as always hitherto, living or dying, I shall do Christ credit by my unfailing courage.
Why, I count everything as loss compared with the supreme advantage of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have lost everything, and think it rubbish, in order to gain Christ
If, then, you have been raised to life with Christ, set your hearts on the things that are where Christ is, above, seated at God's right hand.
1 John 2:15
Do not love the world or what is in the world. If anyone loves the world, there is no love for the Father in his heart,
1 John 5:4
for every child of God is victorious over the world. Our faith is the victory that has triumphed over the world.