As Christians, Jesus is our ultimate role model. He who became man and who came to earth, not to be served, but to serve and sacrifice himself on the cross for us. In the same way, we must serve others without pretension and with humility.
Here are 10 Bible verses that remind us of the importance of humility.
Jacques 4: 10 “Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will exalt you. »
1 Stone 3: 8 “Finally, be all animated by the same thoughts and feelings, full of fraternal love, compassion, humility. »
15 Proverbs: 33 “The fear of the Lord teaches wisdom, And humility precedes glory. »
Matthew 23: 12 “Whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted. »
1 Corinthians 1: 28-29 “God has chosen the base things of the world and those which are despised, those which are not, to reduce to nothing those which are, so that no flesh may boast before God. »
Marc 9: 35 “Then he sat down, called the twelve, and said to them, If anyone wants to be first, he shall be last of all and servant of all. »
1 Stone 5: 6 “Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due season. »
Jean 3: 30 “He must increase, and I must decrease. »
Zecchia 2: 3 “Seek the Lord, all you lowly ones of the land, Who do his ordinances! Seek justice, seek humility! Perhaps you will be spared in the day of the Lord's wrath. »
Matthew 18: 4 "Therefore, whoever makes himself humble like this little child will be the greatest in the kingdom of heaven".
Article originally published in January 2022.