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 honor from men.
John 8:49
Jesus answered, I have not a demon; but I honor my Father, and you do dishonor me.
1 Corinthians 10:31
Whether therefore you eat, or drink, or whatsoever you do, do all to the glory of God.
Galatians 6:12
As many as desire to make a fair show in the flesh, they constrain you to be circumcised; only lest they should suffer persecution for the cross of Christ.
Philippians 2:3
Let nothing be done through strife or vain glory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than themselves.
1 Thessalonians 2:6
Nor of men sought we glory, neither of you, nor yet of others, when we might have been burdensome, as the apostles of Christ.
1 Peter 4:11
If any man speaks, let him speak as the oracles of God; if any man ministers, let him do it as of the ability which God gives: that God in all things may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom be praise and dominion forever and ever. Amen.

Seeketh his glory

John 3:26
And they came unto John, and said unto him, Rabbi, he that was with you beyond Jordan, to whom you bear witness, behold, the same baptizes, and all men come to him.
John 11:4
When Jesus heard that, he said, This sickness is not unto death, but for the glory of God, that the Son of God might be glorified thereby.
John 12:28
Father, glorify your name. Then came there a voice from heaven, saying, I have both glorified it, and will glorify it again.
John 13:31
Therefore, when he was gone out, Jesus said, Now is the Son of man glorified, and God is glorified in him.
John 17:4
I have glorified you on the earth: I have finished the work which you gave me to do.
Exodus 32:10
Now therefore let me alone, that my wrath may grow hot against them, and that I may consume them: and I will make of you a great nation.
Numbers 11:29
And Moses said unto him, Are you jealous for my sake? would God that all the LORD'S people were prophets, and that the LORD 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 not glory.
Matthew 6:9
After this manner therefore pray: Our Father who is in heaven, hallowed be your name.

General references

John 5:41
I receive not honor from men.