Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But so shall it not be among you: but whosoever will be great among you, shall be your minister:
Sitting down, He called the twelve and *said to them,
“ If anyone wants to be first, he shall be last of all and servant of all.”
It is not this way among you, but whoever wishes to become great among you shall be your servant,
But do not be called Rabbi; for One is your Teacher, and you are all brothers.
and said to them,
“ Whoever receives this child in My name receives Me, and whoever receives Me receives Him who sent Me; for the one who is least among all of you, this is the one who is great.”
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”
I tell you, this man went to his house justified rather than the other; for everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but he who humbles himself will be exalted.”
You call Me Teacher and Lord; and you are right, for so I am.
1 Corinthians 9:19
For though I am
free from all men, I have made myself a slave to all, so that I may win more.
For you were called to
freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another.
1 Peter 5:5
You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for God is opposed to the proud, but gives grace to the humble.
But the greatest among you shall be your servant.
And He said to them, “The kings of the Gentiles lord it over them; and those who have authority over them are called ‘Benefactors.’