Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And whence is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?
for this reason I did not even consider myself worthy to come to You, but just
say the word, and my servant will be healed.
fell on her face, bowing to the ground and said to him, “Why have I found favor in your sight that you should take notice of me, since I am a foreigner?”
1 Samuel 25:41
and bowed with her face to the ground and said, “Behold, your maidservant is a maid to wash the feet of my lord’s servants.”
But John tried to prevent Him, saying, “I have need to be baptized by You, and do You come to me?”
Then He *poured water into the basin, and began to
wash the disciples’ feet and to wipe them with the towel with which He was girded.
from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves;
For David himself says in the book of Psalms, ‘ The Lord said to my Lord, “Sit at My right hand,
A Psalm of David.
The Lord says to my Lord:
Sit at My right hand
Until I make
Your enemies a footstool for Your feet.”
Until I make
You call Me Teacher and Lord; and you are right, for so I am.
Thomas answered and said to Him, “My Lord and my God!”
More than that, I count all things to be loss
in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and count them but rubbish so that I may gain Christ,