Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But let every man prove his own work, and then shall he have rejoicing in himself alone, and not in another.

Bible References

Prove

Job 13:15
Though he slay me, yet I will trust in him; but I will defend my ways before him.
1 Corinthians 11:28
But let each man prove himself, and so let him eat of the bread and drink of the cup.
2 Corinthians 13:5
Examine yourselves whether ye are in the faith; prove your own selves. Do ye not know your own selves if Jesus Christ is in you? Unless ye are reprobates.

Rejoicing

Proverbs 14:14
The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways, and the good man shall be separated from him.
1 Corinthians 4:3
But with me it is a very small thing that I should be judged by you or by man's judgment; I do not even judge my own self.
2 Corinthians 1:12
For our rejoicing is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in simplicity and godly sincerity, not with carnal wisdom, but by the grace of God, we have had our conversation in the world and more abundantly towards you.
1 John 3:19
And in this we know that we are of the truth and have our hearts certified before him.

And not

Galatians 6:13
For neither they themselves who are circumcised keep the law, but desire to have you circumcised that they may glory in your flesh.
Luke 18:11
The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, God, I thank thee that I am not as other men are: extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as this publican.
1 Corinthians 1:12
In other words, that each one of you says, I am of Paul, and I of Apollos, and I of Cephas, and I of Christ.
1 Corinthians 3:21
Therefore let no one glory in men. For all things are yours;
1 Corinthians 4:6
And these things, brethren, I have in a figure transferred to myself and to Apollos for your sakes, that in us ye might not learn above that which is written, lest because of one, some of you become puffed up against others.
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.