Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And there was a strife between the herdmen of Abram's cattle and the herdmen of Lot's cattle: and the Canaanite and the Perizzite dwelled then in the land.
And Abraham reproved Abimelech because of a well of water, which Abimelech's servants had violently taken away.
And the herdsmen of Gerar did strive with Isaac's herdsmen, saying, The water is ours: and he called the name of the well Esek; because they strove with him.
And the shepherds came and drove them away: but Moses stood up and helped them, and watered their flock.
1 Corinthians 3:3
For you are yet carnal: for while there is among you envying, and strife, and divisions, are you not carnal, and walk as men?
Idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, strife, jealousy, wrath, selfishness, divisions, heresies,
For we ourselves also were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
For where envying and strife is, there is confusion and every evil work.
From where come wars and fightings among you? come they not from here, even of your lusts that war in your members?
And the border of the Canaanites was from Sidon, as you come to Gerar, unto Gaza; as you go, unto Sodom, and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, even unto Lasha.
And Abram passed through the land unto the place of Shechem, unto the plain of Moreh. And the Canaanites were then in the land.
In the same day the LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying, Unto your descendants have I given this land, from the river of Egypt unto the great river, the river Euphrates:
And Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, You have troubled me to make me repulsive among the inhabitants of the land, among the Canaanites and the Perizzites: and I being few in number, they shall gather themselves together against me, and slay me; and I shall be destroyed, I and my house.
Also I said, It is not good what you do: ought you not to walk in the fear of our God because of the reproach of the nations our enemies?
Do all things without murmuring and disputing:
Walk in wisdom toward them that are outsiders, redeeming the time.
1 Thessalonians 4:12
That you may walk honestly toward them that are outside, and that you may have lack of nothing.
1 Peter 2:12
Having your conduct honest among the Gentiles: that, whereas they speak against you as evildoers, they may by your good works, which they shall behold, glorify God in the day of visitation.