Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And a reasoning came in amongst them, who should be the greatest of them.
Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, doing homage, and asking something of him.
And they remained silent, for by the way they had been reasoning with one another who was greatest.
And they said to him, Give to us that we may sit, one on thy right hand, and one on thy left hand, in thy glory.
as to brotherly love, kindly affectioned towards one another: as to honour, each taking the lead in paying it to the other:
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love has long patience, is kind; love is not emulous of others; love is not insolent and rash, is not puffed up,
let nothing be in the spirit of strife or vain glory, but, in lowliness of mind, each esteeming the other as more excellent than themselves;
Think ye that the scripture speaks in vain? Does the Spirit which has taken his abode in us desire enviously?
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise ye younger, be subject to the elder, and all of you bind on humility towards one another; for God sets himself against the proud, but to the humble gives grace.