Bible verses about "boasting" | Geneva

Proverbs 25:14

14 A man that boasteth of false liberalitie, is like cloudes and winde without raine.

2 Corinthians 10:12-18

12 For wee dare not make our selues of the nomber, or to compare our selues to them, which praise themselues: but they vnderstand not that they measure themselues with themselues, and compare themselues with themselues. 13 But we wil not reioyce of things, which are not within our measure, but according to the measure of the line, whereof God hath distributed vnto vs a measure to attaine euen vnto you. 14 For we stretche not our selues beyonde our measure, as though wee had not attained vnto you: for euen to you also haue we come in preaching the Gospel of Christ, 15 Not boasting of things which are without our measure: that is, of other mens labours: and we hope, when your faith shall increase, to bee magnified by you according to our line aboundantly, 16 And to preache the Gospel in those regions which are beyonde you: not to reioyce in another mans line, that is, in the thinges that are prepared alreadie. 17 But let him that reioyceth, reioyce in the Lord. 18 For hee that praiseth himselfe, is not alowed, but he whome the Lord praiseth.

Ephesians 2:9

9 Not of workes, least any man should boast himselfe.

Ephesians 2:8-9

8 For by grace are ye saued through faith, and that not of your selues: it is the gift of God, 9 Not of workes, least any man should boast himselfe.

James 3:5

5 Euen so the tongue is a litle member, and boasteth of great things: beholde, howe great a thing a litle fire kindleth.

James 4:13-16

13 Goe to now ye that say, To day or to morowe we will goe into such a citie, and continue there a yeere, and bye and sell, and get gaine, 14 (And yet ye cannot tell what shalbe to morowe. For what is your life? It is euen a vapour that appeareth for a litle time, and afterward vanisheth away) 15 For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, and, if we liue, we will doe this or that. 16 But now ye reioyce in your boastings: all such reioycing is euill.

Psalms 94:4

4 They prate and speake fiercely: all the workers of iniquitie vaunt themselues.

Ephesians 2:8

8 For by grace are ye saued through faith, and that not of your selues: it is the gift of God,

1 Corinthians 4:7

7 For who separateth thee? and what hast thou, that thou hast not receiued? if thou hast receiued it, why reioycest thou, as though thou haddest not receiued it?

2 Corinthians 11:30

30 If I must needes reioyce, I will reioyce of mine infirmities.

Proverbs 27:1

1 Boast not thy selfe of to morowe: for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.

2 Timothy 3:1-5

1 This knowe also, that in the last dayes shall come perilous times. 2 For men shalbe louers of their owne selues, couetous, boasters, proud, cursed speakers, disobedient to parents, vnthankefull, vnholy, 3 Without naturall affection, truce breakers, false accusers, intemperate, fierce, no louers at all of them which are good, 4 Traitours, headie, high minded, louers of pleasures more then louers of God, 5 Hauing a shewe of godlinesse, but haue denied the power thereof: turne away therefore from such.

Proverbs 27:2

2 Let another man prayse thee, and not thine owne mouth: a stranger, and not thine owne lips.

Jeremiah 9:23

23 Thus saith the Lord, Let not the wise man glory in his wisedome, nor the strong man glorie in his strength, neyther the riche man glorie in his riches.

James 4:16

16 But now ye reioyce in your boastings: all such reioycing is euill.

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