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 wish to make a fair show in the flesh, these constrain you to be circumcised, only that they may not suffer persecution for the cross of Christ.
Philippians 2:3
doing nothing through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind, each esteeming others better than himself;
1 Thessalonians 2:6
nor seeking glory of men, neither from you, nor from others; though able to be in authority, as apostles of Christ.
1 Peter 4:11
if anyone speaks, as uttering the oracles of God; if anyone ministers, ministering as of the strength which God supplieth; that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ; to Whom is the glory and the dominion forever and ever. Amen.

Seeketh his glory

John 3:26
And they came to John, and said to him, "Rabbi, He Who was with you beyond the Jordan, to Whom you have borne testimony, behold, He is immersing, and all are coming to Him."
John 11:4
And Jesus, hearing it, said, "This sickness is not unto death, but for the glory of God, that the Son of God may be glorified through it.
John 12:28
Father, glorify Thy Name!" There came, therefore, a voice out of Heaven, "I both glorified it, and will glorify it again."
John 13:31
When, therefore, he went out, Jesus saith, "Now was the Son of Man glorified, and God was glorified in Him.
John 17:4
I glorified Thee on the earth; having completed the work which Thou hast given Me to do.
Matthew 6:9
Thus, therefore, pray ye: 'Our Father, Who art in Heaven, Hallowed be Thy name.

General references

John 5:41
I receive not glory from men.