The end of a matter is better than its beginning; a patient spirit is better than a proud spirit.
Now as we have many parts in one body, and all the parts do not have the same function,
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I passed on to you as most important what I also received: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
For life is more than food and the body more than clothing.
What does it matter? Just that in every way, whether out of false motives or true, Christ is proclaimed. And in this I rejoice. Yes, and I will rejoice
what is man that You remember him, the son of man that You look after him?
One person considers one day to be above another day. Someone else considers every day to be the same. Each one must be fully convinced in his own mind.
"Woe to you Pharisees! You love the front seat in the synagogues and greetings in the marketplaces.
But from those recognized as important (what they really were makes no difference to me; God does not show favoritism)-those recognized as important added nothing to me.
1 Corinthians 11:3
But I want you to know that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of the woman, and God is the head of Christ.
He must increase, but I must decrease."
When they came to circumcise the child on the eighth day, they were going to name him Zechariah, after his father.
"When you are invited by someone to a wedding banquet, don't recline at the best place, because a more distinguished person than you may have been invited by your host.
This is the greatest and most important commandment.
1 Corinthians 12:15
If the foot should say, "Because I'm not a hand, I don't belong to the body," in spite of this it still belongs to the body.
And He told them: "You are the ones who justify yourselves in the sight of others, but God knows your hearts. For what is highly admired by people is revolting in God's sight.
1 Corinthians 7:19
Circumcision does not matter and uncircumcision does not matter, but keeping God's commandments does.
the front seats in the synagogues, and the places of honor at banquets.
1 Corinthians 12:16
And if the ear should say, "Because I'm not an eye, I don't belong to the body," in spite of this it still belongs to the body.
Haven't you read this Scripture: The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision accomplishes anything; what matters is faith working through love.
But I count my life of no value to myself, so that I may finish my course and the ministry I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of God's grace.
because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now.
The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone.
They love the place of honor at banquets, the front seats in the synagogues,
1 Corinthians 12:23
And those parts of the body that we think to be less honorable, we clothe these with greater honor, and our unpresentable parts have a better presentation.
2 Chronicles 2:5
The temple that I am building will be great, for our God is greater than any of the gods.
1 Corinthians 15:9
For I am the least of the apostles, unworthy to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God.
Note this: some are last who will be first, and some are first who will be last."
Lord, what is man, that You care for him, the son of man, that You think of him?
The second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself.
One of the scribes approached. When he heard them debating and saw that Jesus answered them well, he asked Him, "Which commandment is the most important of all?"
Jesus said to them, "Have you never read in the Scriptures: The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone. This came from the Lord and is wonderful in our eyes ?
Blind people! For which is greater, the gift or the altar that sanctifies the gift?
You observe [special] days, months, seasons, and years.
A wise warrior is better than a strong one, and a man of knowledge than one of strength;
1 Corinthians 1:28
God has chosen the world's insignificant and despised things-the things viewed as nothing-so He might bring to nothing the things that are viewed as something,
Humanity is brought low, man is humbled, and haughty eyes are humbled.
Don't brag about yourself before the king, and don't stand in the place of the great;