At the same time came the disciples to Jesus, saying, Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?
Then there arose a reasoning among them, which of them should be greatest.
And he came to Capernaum: and being in the house, he asked them, What was it that ye disputed among yourselves by the way?
Not every one that saith to me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father who is in heaven.
Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children, with her sons, worshiping him, and desiring a certain thing of him.
But when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said to them, Suffer the little children to come to me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.
And James and John the sons of Zebedee come to him, saying, Master, we would that thou shouldest do for us whatever we shall desire.
And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.
Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honor preferring one another;
Let nothing be done through strife or vain glory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.
Whoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whoever shall do, and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.