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 there came up a conference among them, thus, which of them should be the greatest.
Matthew 20:20
Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, worshipping, and asking something of him.
Mark 9:34
And they were silent; for they discussed to one another in the way, who the greatest.
Mark 10:37
And they said to him, Give us that we might sit, one from thy right hand, and one front thy left, in thy glory.
Romans 12:10
In brotherly love, being kindly affectioned to one another; in honour preceding one another.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is slow to anger, possesses kindness; love envies not; love vaunts not itself, is not puffed up,
Philippians 2:3
Nothing by hired labor, or vainglory; but in lowliness the leaders hold each other above themselves.
James 4:5
Or think ye that the writing says vainly, That the spirit longs for envy, which dwelt in us?
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, ye younger, be subjected to the elders. And all being subject to one another, be wrapped up in humility: for God opposes the proud, and gives grace to the humble.