Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
At the same time came the disciples unto Jesus, saying, Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?
And he came to Capernaum. And having become in the house he questioned them, What were ye deliberating among yourselves on the way?
Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to him with her sons, worshiping, and asking something from him.
But the greater of you will be your helper.
But they were silent, for on the way they discussed among each other, who is greater.
And James and John, the sons of Zebedee, come to him, saying, Teacher, we wish that thou would do for us whatever we ask.
But a thought entered among them, which of them may be greater.
And also a dispute develop among them, which of them is considered to be greater.
with brotherly love toward each other, affectionate, leading each other in recognition,
in nothing according to selfish ambition or empty conceit, but in humility considering each other surpassing yourselves.
Repent ye, for the kingdom of the heavens has approached.
Whoever therefore may relax one of these least commandments, and may teach men so, he will be called least in the kingdom of the heavens. But whoever may do and may teach them, this man will be called great in the kingdom of the he
Not every man who says to me, Lord, Lord, will enter into the kingdom of the heavens, but he who does the will of my Father in the heavens.
But when Jesus saw it, he was displeased, and said to them, Allow the children to come to me. Forbid them not, for of such is the kingdom of God.