Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For all seek their own, not the things which are Jesus Christ's.
Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others.
Then Jesus said to his disciples, "If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
As they were going along the road, a man said to him, "I will follow you wherever you go."
"If any one comes to me and does not hate his own father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be my disciple.
Now Paul and his companions put out to sea from Paphos and came to Perga in Pamphylia; but John left them and returned to Jerusalem.
But Paul kept insisting that they should not take along one who had deserted them in Pamphylia, and had not gone with them to the work.
1 Corinthians 10:24
Let no one seek his own good, but the good of his neighbor.
1 Corinthians 13:5
or rude, it does not seek its own, it is not provoked, it keeps no record of wrongs,
2 Timothy 1:15
You are aware of the fact that all who are in Asia turned away from me, among whom are Phygelus and Hermogenes.
2 Timothy 3:2
For men will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy,
2 Timothy 4:10
for Demas, having loved this present world, has deserted me and gone to Thessalonica. Crescens has gone to Galatia, and Titus to Dalmatia.
as it is my eager expectation and hope that I will not be ashamed in anything, but that with full courage now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death.
2 Corinthians 1:5
For just as the sufferings of Christ flow over into our lives, so also through Christ our comfort overflows.
2 Corinthians 5:14
For the love of Christ controls us, because we are convinced that one has died for all; therefore all have died.