'Oneself' in the Bible
The fear of the Lord is seen in hating evil: pride, a high opinion of oneself, the evil way, and the false tongue, are unpleasing to me.
The fear of the Lord is the teaching of wisdom; and a low opinion of oneself goes before honour.
Oppressing the poor to enrich oneself,and giving to the rich—both lead only to poverty.
To be a thief’s partner is to hate oneself;he hears the curse but will not testify.
Here is what I have seen to be good and fitting: to eat, to drink and enjoy oneself in all one’s labor in which he toils under the sun during the few years of his life which God has given him; for this is his reward.
because the bed is too short to stretch out on, and its blankets too narrow to wrap around oneself!
"See, they are just like stubble; fire burns them up. They could not even save themselves from the power of the flame. There will be no coals for warming oneself, no fire to sit by.
and to love Him with all the heart and with all the understanding and with all the strength, and to [unselfishly] love one’s neighbor as oneself, is much more than all burnt offerings and sacrifices.”
To whom, though himself in the form of God, it did not seem that to take for oneself was to be like God;
These things seem to have a sort of wisdom in self-ordered worship and making little of oneself, and being cruel to the body, not honouring it by giving it its natural use.
but if I delay, in order that thou mayest know how one ought to conduct oneself in God's house, which is the assembly of the living God, the pillar and base of the truth.
Pure and undefiled religion before our God and Father is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself unstained by the world.
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- Oneself (12 instances)
- Acting For Oneself
- Anointing Oneself
- Approval To Kill Oneself
- Beating Oneself
- Clothing Oneself
- Commending Oneself
- Deceiving Oneself
- Destroying Oneself
- Giving, Of Oneself
- Harming Oneself
- Humbling Oneself
- Keeping Oneself Alive