Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


At the same time came the disciples unto Jesus, saying, Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?

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Mark 9:33
And they came to Capernaum. When he was in the house, he asked them, "What were you discussing on the road?"


Matthew 20:20
Then the mother of Zebedee's sons came to him with her sons and, kneeling down, asked something of him.
Matthew 23:11
He who is greatest among you shall be your servant.
Mark 9:34
But they kept silent; for on the way they had discussed with one another who was the greatest.
Mark 10:35
Then James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came to him and said, "Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask."
Luke 9:46
And an argument arose among them as to which of them would be the greatest.
Luke 22:24
A dispute also arose among them, which of them was to be considered the greatest.
Romans 12:10
Be devoted to one another in brotherly love; outdo one another in showing honor.
Philippians 2:3
Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves.


Matthew 3:2
and saying, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."
Matthew 5:19
Whoever then breaks one of the least of these commandments and teaches men so, shall be called least in the kingdom of heaven; but he who does them and teaches them shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
Matthew 7:21
"Not every one who says to me, 'Lord, Lord,' shall enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.
Mark 10:14
But when Jesus saw it, he was indignant and said to them, "Let the little children come to me; and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of God.

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Luke 9:46
And an argument arose among them as to which of them would be the greatest.
Acts 8:19
saying, "Give me also this power, so that everyone on whom I lay my hands may receive the Holy Spirit."