Most Relevant Verses
But if you have bitter envy and selfish ambition in your heart, don’t brag and deny the truth. Such wisdom does not come from above but is earthly, unspiritual, demonic.
for such people do not serve our Lord Christ but their own appetites. They deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting with smooth talk and flattering words.
They will exploit you in their greed with deceptive words. Their condemnation, pronounced long ago, is not idle, and their destruction does not sleep.
Love is patient, love is kind.
Love does not envy,
is not boastful, is not conceited,
“The second is: Love your neighboras yourself.There is no other command greater than these.”
Do nothing out of rivalry or conceit, but in humility consider others as more important than yourselves.
For when we were in the flesh, the sinful passions operated through the law in every part of us and bore fruit for death.
Their end is destruction; their god is their stomach; their glory is in their shame. They are focused on earthly things,
- Self (115 instances)