Bible Verses About Selfishness
Bible verses related to Selfishness from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance
Philippians 2:4 - Look not every man on his own things, but every man also on the things of others.
1 John 3:17 - But whoso hath this world's good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels [of compassion] from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him?
1 Corinthians 10:24 - Let no man seek his own, but every man another's [wealth].
2 Timothy 3:2-4 - For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, (Read More...)
Galatians 6:2 - Bear ye one another's burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.
Philippians 2:21 - For all seek their own, not the things which are Jesus Christ's.
Philippians 2:3-4 - [Let] nothing [be done] through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves. (Read More...)
James 4:1-2 - From whence [come] wars and fightings among you? [come they] not hence, [even] of your lusts that war in your members? (Read More...)
Romans 15:1-3 - We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves. (Read More...)
Galatians 5:26 - Let us not be desirous of vain glory, provoking one another, envying one another.
Proverbs 28:27 - He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack: but he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse.
1 Timothy 6:17-19 - Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy; (Read More...)
1 Corinthians 13:4-6 - Charity suffereth long, [and] is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up, (Read More...)
Luke 6:32-34 - For if ye love them which love you, what thank have ye? for sinners also love those that love them. (Read More...)
Haggai 1:9 - Ye looked for much, and, lo, [it came] to little; and when ye brought [it] home, I did blow upon it. Why? saith the LORD of hosts. Because of mine house that [is] waste, and ye run every man unto his own house.
Matthew 19:21 - Jesus said unto him, If thou wilt be perfect, go [and] sell that thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come [and] follow me.
Isaiah 5:20 - Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!
Proverbs 18:17 - [He that is] first in his own cause [seemeth] just; but his neighbour cometh and searcheth him.
James 1:13-15 - Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man: (Read More...)
Acts 20:35 - I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.
Proverbs 21:13 - Whoso stoppeth his ears at the cry of the poor, he also shall cry himself, but shall not be heard.
Galatians 5:24 - And they that are Christ's have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts.
James 2:16 - And one of you say unto them, Depart in peace, be [ye] warmed and filled; notwithstanding ye give them not those things which are needful to the body; what [doth it] profit?
Philippians 4:19 - But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
2 Corinthians 5:15 - And [that] he died for all, that they which live should not henceforth live unto themselves, but unto him which died for them, and rose again.
Proverbs 21:15 - [It is] joy to the just to do judgment: but destruction [shall be] to the workers of iniquity.
2 Peter 2:1 - But there were false prophets also among the people, even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction.
Hebrews 13:16 - But to do good and to communicate forget not: for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.
Romans 14:15 - But if thy brother be grieved with [thy] meat, now walkest thou not charitably. Destroy not him with thy meat, for whom Christ died.
Romans 12:13 - Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.
Romans 6:16 - Know ye not, that to whom ye yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?
Matthew 24:6 - And ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars: see that ye be not troubled: for all [these things] must come to pass, but the end is not yet.
Zechariah 7:6 - And when ye did eat, and when ye did drink, did not ye eat [for yourselves], and drink [for yourselves]?
Haggai 1:4 - [Is it] time for you, O ye, to dwell in your cieled houses, and this house [lie] waste?
Hebrews 11:1-40 - Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. (Read More...)
1 Corinthians 13:5 - Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil;
Romans 8:14 - For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.
John 14:1-31 - Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. (Read More...)
Matthew 19:22 - But when the young man heard that saying, he went away sorrowful: for he had great possessions.
Malachi 1:10 - Who [is there] even among you that would shut the doors [for nought]? neither do ye kindle [fire] on mine altar for nought. I have no pleasure in you, saith the LORD of hosts, neither will I accept an offering at your hand.
Haggai 1:10 - Therefore the heaven over you is stayed from dew, and the earth is stayed [from] her fruit.
Micah 3:11 - The heads thereof judge for reward, and the priests thereof teach for hire, and the prophets thereof divine for money: yet will they lean upon the LORD, and say, [Is] not the LORD among us? none evil can come upon us.
Ezekiel 34:18 - [Seemeth it] a small thing unto you to have eaten up the good pasture, but ye must tread down with your feet the residue of your pastures? and to have drunk of the deep waters, but ye must foul the residue with your feet?
Ecclesiastes 3:8 - A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace.
Numbers 32:1-42 - Now the children of Reuben and the children of Gad had a very great multitude of cattle: and when they saw the land of Jazer, and the land of Gilead, that, behold, the place [was] a place for cattle; (Read More...)
Genesis 4:9 - And the LORD said unto Cain, Where [is] Abel thy brother? And he said, I know not: [Am] I my brother's keeper?
1 Timothy 2:1-2 - I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, [and] giving of thanks, be made for all men; (Read More...)
Philippians 2:20 - For I have no man likeminded, who will naturally care for your state.
Romans 8:1 - [There is] therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.
Acts 1:7-8 - And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power. (Read More...)
Luke 21:8-9 - And he said, Take heed that ye be not deceived: for many shall come in my name, saying, I am [Christ]; and the time draweth near: go ye not therefore after them. (Read More...)
Luke 13:1-17 - There were present at that season some that told him of the Galilaeans, whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. (Read More...)
Matthew 25:1-46 - Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom. (Read More...)
Proverbs 24:12 - If thou sayest, Behold, we knew it not; doth not he that pondereth the heart consider [it]? and he that keepeth thy soul, doth [not] he know [it]? and shall [not] he render to [every] man according to his works?
Proverbs 11:26 - He that withholdeth corn, the people shall curse him: but blessing [shall be] upon the head of him that selleth [it].
Psalms 38:11 - My lovers and my friends stand aloof from my sore; and my kinsmen stand afar off.
Psalms 34:1-22 - ([A Psalm] of David, when he changed his behaviour before Abimelech; who drove him away, and he departed.) I will bless the LORD at all times: his praise [shall] continually [be] in my mouth. (Read More...)
1 Kings 16:18 - And it came to pass, when Zimri saw that the city was taken, that he went into the palace of the king's house, and burnt the king's house over him with fire, and died,
2 Samuel 17:23 - And when Ahithophel saw that his counsel was not followed, he saddled [his] ass, and arose, and gat him home to his house, to his city, and put his household in order, and hanged himself, and died, and was buried in the sepulchre of his father.
1 Samuel 31:4-5 - Then said Saul unto his armourbearer, Draw thy sword, and thrust me through therewith; lest these uncircumcised come and thrust me through, and abuse me. But his armourbearer would not; for he was sore afraid. Therefore Saul took a sword, and fell upon it. (Read More...)
1 Samuel 20:18 - Then Jonathan said to David, To morrow [is] the new moon: and thou shalt be missed, because thy seat will be empty.
Judges 9:53-54 - And a certain woman cast a piece of a millstone upon Abimelech's head, and all to brake his skull. (Read More...)
Numbers 32:6 - And Moses said unto the children of Gad and to the children of Reuben, Shall your brethren go to war, and shall ye sit here?
2 Timothy 2:4 - No man that warreth entangleth himself with the affairs of [this] life; that he may please him who hath chosen him to be a soldier.
2 Corinthians 12:9 - And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
Romans 13:4 - For he is the minister of God to thee for good. But if thou do that which is evil, be afraid; for he beareth not the sword in vain: for he is the minister of God, a revenger to [execute] wrath upon him that doeth evil.
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