Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But all their works they do for to be seen of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,

The borders

Bible References


Matthew 6:1
"Take heed that ye do not your righteousness before men, to be seen by them, otherwise at least ye have no reward with your Father Who is in Heaven.
Luke 16:15
And He said to them, "Ye are those who justify yourselves before men; but God knoweth your hearts; because that which is exalted among men is an abomination before God.
Luke 20:47
who devour the houses of widows; and, for a pretense, make long prayers. These shall receive greater condemnation."
Luke 21:1
And, looking up, He saw the rich casting their gifts into the treasury.
John 5:44
How can ye believe, who receive glory from one another, and the glory which is from God only ye seek not?
John 7:18
He that speaks from himself seeks his own glory; but He Who seeketh the glory of Him Who sent Him the Same is true, and there is no unrighteousness in Him.
John 12:43
for they loved the glory of men, rather than the glory of God.
Philippians 1:15
Some, indeed, preach Christ even because of envy and strife; and some also of good-will;
Philippians 2:3
doing nothing through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind, each esteeming others better than himself;
2 Thessalonians 2:4
he that opposes himself against, and exalts himself above, all that is called God, or that is worshiped; so that he sits in the temple of God, exhibiting himself as God.

The borders

Matthew 9:20
And, behold, a woman, having a flow of blood twelve years, having come up behind Him, touched the border of His garment;