Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Philippians 2:14
do every thing without murmuring and disputes:
Philippians 1:15
it is true, there are some who preach Christ out of a spirit of envy and contention; but others do it out of pure affection.
Romans 13:13
let us behave with decency as in open view; not with rioting and drunkenness, not with lewdness and brutality, not with strife and envy.
1 Corinthians 3:3
for you are still subject to your passions. since envy, and strife, and divisions are among you, are you not actuated by the vices of the animal part?
2 Corinthians 12:20
yet I fear when I do come I shall not find you such as I would, and that you will find me such as you least desire: I am afraid there are among you debates, envyings, animosities, strifes, backbitings, whisperings, arrogance, tumults:
Galatians 5:15
but if you bite and tear one another, take heed that you be not consumed by one another.
Colossians 3:8
but now renounce them all, as well as anger, animosity, malice: let calumny and obscene discourse be banish'd from your lips.
1 Timothy 6:4
he is full of pride and ignorance, touch'd with a spirit of chicanery and wrangling, productive of envy, contention, calumny,
James 3:14
but if envy and contention imbitter your minds, don't think your false pretences can stand against the truth:
James 4:5
or do you imagine that passage of scripture to be insignificant, "does the spirit that dwells in you, incite you to vice?"
1 Peter 2:1
Renouncing therefore every kind of malice, and knavery, hypocrisy, envy, and detraction, as new-born infants desire that mystical milk,


Luke 14:7
Afterwards observing how eager the guests were for the first places, he gave them this instruction:
Luke 18:14
I tell you this man went home approv'd as just, and not the other. for whoever exalteth himself shall be humbled, and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
Romans 12:10
in brotherly kindness be passionately affected to one another; in honour prefer one another:
1 Corinthians 15:9
for I am the meanest of the apostles, not worthy the name of an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God.
Ephesians 4:2
with all humility, meekness, and patience, bearing with one another in love;
Ephesians 5:21
Be mutually obsequious with christian respect.
1 Peter 5:5
As for you that are young, be you submissive to those of a more advanc'd age: and do you all of you pay a becoming deference to one another: be cloak'd with humility, for " God opposes the proud, and shows favour to the humble."

General references

Luke 9:46
At length they enter'd into a debate, which of them should be the greatest.
Luke 22:24
Now there had been a dispute among the disciples, which of them should be accounted the greatest.
1 Corinthians 16:14
let all your transactions flow from social affections.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love still reign.