Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.
Do all things without grumblings and arguments,
Actually some also preach the Christ because of envy and strife, and some also because of good-will.
Through pride a vain man causes contention, but wisdom is with the well-advised.
Let us walk decently as in the day, not in revelry and drunkenness, not in beddings and wantonness, not in strife and envy.
1 Corinthians 3:3
for ye are still carnal. For whereas among you is envy and strife and divisions, are ye not carnal and walk according to man?
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I fear lest somehow, having come, I may find you not such as I want, and I may be found by you such as ye do not want, lest somehow there be strifes, envyings, wraths, selfish ambitions, slanderings, whisperings, puffings up, t
But if ye bite and devour each other, watch out that ye be not consumed by each other.
But now ye also, put off all these things: anger, wrath, wickedness, reviling, filthy speaking out of your mouth.
1 Timothy 6:4
he is puffed up, understanding nothing, but doting about disputes and word controversies, from which develop envy, strife, revilings, evil surmisings,
But if ye have bitter envy and selfish ambition in your heart, do not boast, and do not lie against the truth.
Or think ye that the scripture says vainly, The spirit that he caused to dwell in us yearns with jealousy?
1 Peter 2:1
Therefore, having put off all evil and all deceit and hypocrisies and envies and all evil speaking,
And he spoke a parable to those who were invited when he noticed how they chose out the chief places, saying to them,
I say to you, this man went down to his house justified rather than that man. Because every man who lifts himself up will be made lower, and he who makes himself lower will be lifted up.
with brotherly love toward each other, affectionate, leading each other in recognition,
1 Corinthians 15:9
For I am the least of the apostles, who am not worthy to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God.
with all humility and mildness, with longsuffering, forbearing each other in love.
submitting yourselves to each other in the fear of Christ.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise younger men should be subordinate to the elder men. And all being subordinate to each other, clothe yourselves with humility, because God sets himself against the haughty, but gives grace to the lowly.
For my brothers and companions' sakes I will now say, Peace be within thee.
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.
1 Corinthians 16:14
Let all things of you be done in love.
Let brotherly love abide.