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.
2 Kings 14:9
And Jehoash, the king of Israel, sent to Amaziah, king of Judah, this reply, The thistle that was in Lebanon sent to the cedar that was in Lebanon, saying, Give thy daughter to my son to wife. And the wild beasts that were in Lebanon passed by and trode down the thistle.
If I have made gold my hope or have said to the fine gold, Thou art my confidence;
Those that trust in their wealth and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;
Why dost thou boast of evil, O strong man? The mercy of God is day by day.
Thus hath the LORD said, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches;
Son of man, say unto the prince of Tyre, Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Because thy heart has lifted thee up and thou hast said, I am God, I sit in the seat of God, in the midst of the seas (yet thou art man, and not God); and thou hast set thine heart as the heart of God:
the king spoke and said, Is this not the great Babylon that I have built for the house of the kingdom by the might of my power and for the glory of my greatness?
But when his heart made itself arrogant, and his spirit hardened itself in pride, he was deposed from the throne of his kingdom, and they took his glory from him:
1 Corinthians 1:29
that no flesh should glory in his presence.
1 Corinthians 3:21
Therefore let no one glory in men. For all things are yours;
2 Corinthians 11:12
But what I do, I will continue to do that I may take away the occasion from those who desire it to be found like unto us in that in which they glory.
2 Corinthians 12:10
Therefore I am content in weaknesses, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses for Christ's sake, for when I am weak, then am I strong.
And unto me he shall say, Surely in the LORD is the righteousness and the strength; until he shall come; and all that are incensed against him shall be ashamed.
For I am not ashamed of the gospel of the Christ; for it is the power of God to give saving health to every one that believes: to the Jew first and also to the Greek.
1 Corinthians 1:23
but we preach Christ crucified, , unto the Jews a stumblingblock and unto the Gentiles foolishness;
1 Corinthians 2:2
For I judged not to know anything among you, except Jesus Christ and him crucified.
For we are the circumcision, who serve God in spirit and glory in Christ Jesus, having no confidence in the flesh.
who gave himself for our sins that he might deliver us from this present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father,
I am crucified with Christ; nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ lives in me, and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
For those that are of the Christ have crucified the flesh with its affections and lusts.
except that the Holy Spirit witnesses in every city, saying that prisons and tribulations await me.
knowing this: that our old man is crucified with him that the body of sin might be destroyed that we should not serve sin any longer.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brothers, be ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.
2 Corinthians 5:14
For the charity of the Christ constrains us because we judge thus: that if one died for all, then all are dead:
according to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether it be by life or by death.
And doubtless I even count all things as loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss of all things and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ
If ye then are risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where the Christ sits at the right hand of God.
1 John 2:15
Love not the world neither the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, the charity of the Father is not in him.
1 John 5:4
For whatsoever is born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that overcomes the world, even our faith.