Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Only by pride contention will be given: but with those being advised, wisdom.
And he said to her, What wilt thou? She says to him, Say that these my two sons might sit, the one on thy right hand, and one on thy left, in thy kingdom.
And a love of strife was in them, which of them thinks to be the greater.
In brotherly love, being kindly affectioned to one another; in honour preceding one another.
Nothing by hired labor, or vainglory; but in lowliness the leaders hold each other above themselves.
3 John 1:9
I wrote to the church: but Diotrephes, seeking the superiority over them, receives us not.
And she will say to her, Is it little, thy taking my husband'! and thou didst take also my son's apples of mandrakes? And Rachel will say, For this he shall lie with thee this night, for thy son's apples of mandrakes.
For in him Jehovah thy God chose from all thy tribes to stand to serve in the name of Jehovah, he and his sons all the days.
And not any takes this honour to himself; but the called of God, as also Aaron.