Most Relevant Verses
but if ye have bitter emulation and strife in your hearts, do not boast and lie against the truth. This is not the wisdom which comes down from above, but earthly, natural, devilish.
For such serve not our Lord Christ, but their own belly, and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting.
And through covetousness, with well-turned words, will they make merchandise of you: for whom judgment of old is not idle, and their destruction slumbers not.
But to those that are contentious, and are disobedient to the truth, but obey unrighteousness, there shall be wrath and indignation,
Love has long patience, is kind; love is not emulous of others; love is not insolent and rash, is not puffed up,
And a second like it is this: Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. There is not another commandment greater than these.
let nothing be in the spirit of strife or vain glory, but, in lowliness of mind, each esteeming the other as more excellent than themselves;
For when we were in the flesh the passions of sins, which were by the law, wrought in our members to bring forth fruit to death;
whose end is destruction, whose god is the belly, and their glory in their shame, who mind earthly things:)
- Self (115 instances)