Greatness Of Disciples
Most Relevant Verses
and said to them, "Whoever receives this child in My name receives Me, and whoever receives Me receives Him who sent Me; for the one who is least among all of you, this is the one who is great."
Sitting down, He called the twelve and said to them, "If anyone wants to be first, he shall be last of all and servant of all."
"But it is not this way with you, but the one who is the greatest among you must become like the youngest, and the leader like the servant.
"Whoever then annuls one of the least of these commandments, and teaches others to do the same, shall be called least in the kingdom of heaven; but whoever keeps and teaches them, he shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
"Truly I say to you, among those born of women there has not arisen anyone greater than John the Baptist! Yet the one who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.