Bible ConcordanceSelfish (14 Occurrences)
Luke 6:35 But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing back; and your reward will be great, and you will be children of the Most High; for he is kind toward the unthankful and evil. (See RSV)
2 Corinthians 7:2 Make room for us in your hearts. There is not one of you whom we have wronged, not one to whom we have done harm, not one over whom we have gained any selfish advantage. (WEY)
2 Corinthians 12:17 Have I gained any selfish advantage over you through any one of the messengers I have sent to you? (WEY)
2 Corinthians 12:18 I begged Titus to visit you, and sent our other brother with him. Did Titus gain any selfish advantage over you? Were not he and I guided by one and the same Spirit, and did we not walk in the same steps? (WEY)
Galatians 5:20 idolatry, sorcery, hatred, strife, jealousies, outbursts of anger, rivalries, divisions, heresies, (See RSV NIV)
Philippians 1:16 The former insincerely preach Christ from selfish ambition, thinking that they add affliction to my chains; (WEB)
Philippians 1:17 but the latter out of love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the Good News. (See NAS NIV)
Philippians 2:3 nothing in rivalry or vain-glory, but in humility of mind one another counting more excellent than yourselves -- (See NAS RSV NIV)
1 Timothy 3:3 not a hard drinker nor given to blows; not selfish or quarrelsome or covetous; (WEY)
James 3:14 But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, don't boast and don't lie against the truth. (WEB NAS RSV NIV)
James 3:16 For where jealousy and selfish ambition are, there is confusion and every evil deed. (WEB NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 119:36 Turn my heart toward your statutes, not toward selfish gain. (WEB NIV)
Proverbs 18:1 An unfriendly man pursues selfishness, and defies all sound judgment. (Root in WEB NIV)
Proverbs 23:6 Do not take the food of him who has an evil eye, or have any desire for his delicate meat: (See NAS)
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(WEY). 2 Corinthians 12:17 Have I gained any selfish
over you through any one of the messengers I have sent to you? (WEY). .../s/selfish.htm - 10k
Ambition (9 Occurrences)
... Philippians 1:16 The former insincerely preach Christ from selfish ambition,
thinking that they add affliction to my chains; (WEB). ...
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Narrow (21 Occurrences)
... 5. (superl.) Contracted; of limited scope; illiberal; bigoted; as, a narrow mind;
narrow views. 6. (superl.) Parsimonious; niggardly; covetous; selfish. ...
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Churl (6 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) A rough, surly, ill-bred man; a boor. 3. (n.) A selfish miser; an illiberal
person; a niggard. 4. (a.) Churlish; rough; selfish. Int. ...
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Selfishly (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (adv.) In a selfish manner; with regard to private interest
only or chiefly. Multi-Version Concordance Selfishly (1 Occurrence). ...
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Gained (66 Occurrences)
... There is not one of you whom we have wronged, not one to whom we have done harm,
not one over whom we have gained any selfish advantage. (WEY). ...
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Jealousy (54 Occurrences)
... James 3:14 But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart,
don't boast and don't lie against the truth. (WEB ASV NAS RSV). ...
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Empire (8 Occurrences)
... Events had proved that a narrow exclusive aristocracy was incapable of good government
because of its utterly selfish policy and disregard for the rights of ...
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Liberal (11 Occurrences)
... 5. (a.) Not narrow or contracted in mind; not selfish; enlarged in spirit; catholic.
6. (a.) Free to excess; regardless of law or moral restraint; licentious. ...
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Guided (86 Occurrences)
... (WEY). 2 Corinthians 12:18 I begged Titus to visit you, and sent our other brother
with him. Did Titus gain any selfish advantage over you? ...
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Greek5367. philautos -- loving oneself ...
loving oneself. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: philautos Phonetic Spelling:
(fil'-ow-tos) Short Definition: selfish
Definition: self-loving, selfish ... /greek/5367.htm - 7k
2052. eritheia -- rivalry, hence ambition
... it causes. 2052 ("selfish ambition") places self-interest ahead of what
declares right, or what is good for others. Word Origin ...
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3525. nepho -- to be sober, to abstain from wine
... be sober (not drunk), not intoxicated; (figuratively) free from illusion, ie from
the intoxicating influences of sin (like the impact of selfish passion, greed ...
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3834. panourgia -- cleverness, craftiness
... every" and 2041 , "deed") -- properly, every (evil) work; (figuratively) crafty
behavior; unscrupulous cunning that stops at nothing to achieve a selfish goal. ...
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505. anupokritos -- unhypocritical, unfeigned
... 1 "not" and 5271 , "to act as a hypocrite") -- properly, ("put on"), describing
sincere behavior free from hidden agendas (selfish motives) -- literally ...
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