Category Archives: 1 Corinthians 13:5

Beyond Mere Self-Interest

“Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others.” (Philippians 2:4/NIV). The word ‘own’ here is the same word in the Greek original text as in 1 Corinthians 13:5: Love “…seeketh … Continue reading

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Self-seeking Based on Vain Glory

“Be not wise in your own conceits.” (Romans 12:16/NIV). The word ‘own’ is from the same Greek word as in 1 Corinthians 13:5: Love “seeketh not her own.” (KJV). What are you proud of? Some of your pride may be … Continue reading

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