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 murmurings and questionings:
Some indeed preach Christ even of envy and strife; and some also of good will:
By pride cometh only contention; But with the well-advised is wisdom.
Let us walk becomingly, as in the day; not in revelling and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and jealousy.
1 Corinthians 3:3
for ye are yet carnal: for whereas there is among you jealousy and strife, are ye not carnal, and do ye not walk after the manner of men?
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I fear, lest by any means, when I come, I should find you not such as I would, and should myself be found of you such as ye would not; lest by any means there should be'strife, jealousy, wraths, factions, backbitings, whisperings, swellings, tumults;
But if ye bite and devour one another, take heed that ye be not consumed one of another.
but now do ye also put them all away: anger, wrath, malice, railing, shameful speaking out of your mouth:
1 Timothy 6:4
he is puffed up, knowing nothing, but doting about questionings and disputes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings,
But if ye have bitter jealousy and faction in your heart, glory not and lie not against the truth.
Or think ye that the scripture speaketh in vain? Doth the spirit which he made to dwell in us long unto envying?
1 Peter 2:1
Putting away therefore all wickedness, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil speakings,
And he spake a parable unto those that were bidden, when he marked how they chose out the chief seats; saying unto them,
I say unto you, This man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for every one that exalteth himself shall be humbled; but he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
In love of the brethren be tenderly affectioned one to another; in honor preferring one another;
1 Corinthians 15:9
For I am the least of the apostles, that am not meet to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God.
with all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;
subjecting yourselves one to another in the fear of Christ.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, ye younger, be subject unto the elder. Yea, all of you gird yourselves with humility, to serve one another: for God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble.
For my brethren and companions'sakes, I will now say, Peace be within thee.
And there arose a reasoning among them, which of them was the greatest.
And there arose also a contention among them, which of them was accounted to be greatest.
1 Corinthians 16:14
Let all that ye do be done in love.
Let love of the brethren continue.