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
Now there arose a dispute among them, which of them was to be the greatest.
Matthew 20:20
Then the mother of the sons of Zabdi came to Him with her sons, and knelt before Him to make a request of Him.
Mark 9:34
But they remained silent; for on the way they had debated with one another who was the chief of them.
Mark 10:37
"Allow us," they replied, "to sit one at your right hand and the other at your left hand, in your glory."
Romans 12:10
As for brotherly love, be affectionate to one another; in matters of worldly honour, yield to one another.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient and kind. Love knows neither envy nor jealousy. Love is not forward and self-assertive, nor boastful and conceited.
Philippians 2:3
Do nothing in a spirit of factiousness or of vainglory, but, with true humility, let every one regard the rest as being of more account than himself;
James 4:5
Or do you suppose that it is to no purpose that the Scripture says, "The Spirit which He has caused to dwell in our hearts yearns jealously over us"?
1 Peter 5:5
In the same way you younger men must submit to your elders; and all of you must gird yourselves with humility towards one another, for God sets Himself against the proud, but gives grace to the humble.