Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that speaketh of himself seeketh his own glory: but he that seeketh his glory that sent him, the same is true, and no unrighteousness is in him.

General references

Bible References

That speaketh

John 5:41
I receive not glory from men.
John 8:49
Jesus answered, I have not a demon; but I honor my Father, and ye dishonor me.
1 Corinthians 10:31
Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.
Galatians 6:12
As many as desire to make a fair show in the flesh, they compel you to be circumcised; only that they may not be persecuted for the cross of Christ.
Philippians 2:3
doing nothing through faction or through vainglory, but in lowliness of mind each counting other better than himself;
1 Thessalonians 2:6
nor seeking glory of men, neither from you nor from others, when we might have claimed authority as apostles of Christ.
1 Peter 4:11
if any man speaketh,'speaking as it were oracles of God; is any man ministereth, ministering as of the strength which God supplieth: that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, whose is the glory and the dominion for ever and ever. Amen.

Seeketh his glory

John 3:26
And they came unto John, and said to him, Rabbi, he that was with thee beyond the Jordan, to whom thou hast borne witness, behold, the same baptizeth, and all men come to him.
John 11:4
But when Jesus heard it, he said, This sickness is not unto death, but for the glory of God, that the Son of God may be glorified thereby.
John 12:28
Father, glorify thy name. There came therefore a voice out of heaven,'saying , I have both glorified it, and will glorify it again.
John 13:31
When therefore he was gone out, Jesus saith, Now is the Son of man glorified, and God is glorified in him;
John 17:4
I glorified thee on the earth, having accomplished the work which thou hast given me to do.
Exodus 32:10
now therefore let me alone, that my wrath may wax hot against them, and that I may consume them: and I will make of thee a great nation.
Numbers 11:29
And Moses said unto him, Art thou jealous for my sake? would that all Jehovah's people were prophets, that Jehovah would put his Spirit upon them!
Proverbs 25:27
It is not good to eat much honey: So for men to search out their own glory is grievous.
Matthew 6:9
After this manner therefore pray ye. Our Father who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name.

General references

John 5:41
I receive not glory from men.