Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.

Bible References

General references

Luke 9:46
And a reasoning came in amongst them, who should be the greatest of them.
Matthew 20:20
Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, doing homage, and asking something of him.
Mark 9:34
And they remained silent, for by the way they had been reasoning with one another who was greatest.
Mark 10:37
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.
Romans 12:10
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,
Philippians 2:3
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;
James 4:5
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.