34 Bible Verses about Competition
Most Relevant Verses
Everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They then do it to receive a perishable wreath, but we an imperishable.
Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may win.
Some, to be sure, are preaching Christ even from envy and strife, but some also from good will;
For we are not bold to class or compare ourselves with some of those who commend themselves; but when they measure themselves by themselves and compare themselves with themselves, they are without understanding.
Now I exhort you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all agree and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be made complete in the same mind and in the same judgment.
The king loved Esther more than all the women, and she found favor and kindness with him more than all the virgins, so that he set the royal crown on her head and made her queen instead of Vashti.
but to those who are selfishly ambitious and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, wrath and indignation.
and let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds,
Be devoted to one another in brotherly love; give preference to one another in honor;
For I am afraid that perhaps when I come I may find you to be not what I wish and may be found by you to be not what you wish; that perhaps there will be strife, jealousy, angry tempers, disputes, slanders, gossip, arrogance, disturbances;
There is one who scatters, and yet increases all the more,
And there is one who withholds what is justly due, and yet it results only in want.
You shall not marry a woman in addition to her sister as a rival while she is alive, to uncover her nakedness.
As for these four youths, God gave them knowledge and intelligence in every branch of literature and wisdom; Daniel even understood all kinds of visions and dreams.
“If anyone comes to Me, and does not hate his own father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be My disciple.
The Lord said to the sons of Israel, “Did I not deliver you from the Egyptians, the Amorites, the sons of Ammon, and the Philistines?
I am the living bread that came down out of heaven; if anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever; and the bread also which I will give for the life of the world is My flesh.”
Topics on Competition
- Alternatives To Money
- Confidence And Self Esteem
- Courage And Strength
- Crowns, Spiritual Use
- Fake Friends
- Fast Runners
- Fighting One Another
- Finishing Strong
- Games, Spiritual
- Hard Work And Perseverance
- Holy Ambition
- Keeping Man's Word
- Leisure, And Pastimes
- Not Giving Up
- Preaching Christ
- Reward For Works
- Self Discipline
- Self Esteem
- Spreading The Gospel
- The Christian Race
- Those Who Envied