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 reasonings,
Some indeed also for envy and strife, but some also for good will, preach the Christ.
By pride there only cometh contention; but with the well-advised is wisdom.
As in the day, let us walk becomingly; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and lasciviousness, not in strife and emulation.
1 Corinthians 3:3
for ye are yet carnal. For whereas there are among you emulation and strife, are ye not carnal, and walk according to man?
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I fear lest perhaps coming I find you not such as I wish, and that I be found by you such as ye do not wish: lest there might be strifes, jealousies, angers, contentions, evil speakings, whisperings, puffings up, disturbances;
but if ye bite and devour one another, see that ye are not consumed one of another.
But now, put off, ye also, all these things, wrath, anger, malice, blasphemy, vile language out of your mouth.
1 Timothy 6:4
he is puffed up, knowing nothing, but sick about questions and disputes of words, out of which arise envy, strife, injurious words, evil suspicions,
but if ye have bitter emulation and strife in your hearts, do not boast and lie against the truth.
Think ye that the scripture speaks in vain? Does the Spirit which has taken his abode in us desire enviously?
1 Peter 2:1
Laying aside therefore all malice and all guile and hypocrisies and envyings and all evil speakings,
And he spoke a parable to those that were invited, remarking how they chose out the first places, saying to them,
I say unto you, This man went down to his house justified rather than that other. For every one who exalts himself shall be humbled, and he that humbles himself shall be exalted.
as to brotherly love, kindly affectioned towards one another: as to honour, each taking the lead in paying it to the other:
1 Corinthians 15:9
For I am the least of the apostles, who am not fit to be called apostle, because I have persecuted the assembly of God.
with all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, bearing with one another in love;
submitting yourselves to one another in the fear of Christ.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise ye younger, be subject to the elder, and all of you bind on humility towards one another; for God sets himself against the proud, but to the humble gives grace.
For my brethren and companions' sakes I will say, Peace be within thee!
And a reasoning came in amongst them, who should be the greatest of them.
And there was also a strife among them which of them should be held to be the greatest.
1 Corinthians 16:14
Let all things ye do be done in love.
Let brotherly love abide.