What Does The Bible Teach Us About Human Selfishness? What impact does our selfishness have on society, our closeness to God, helping each other, and above all, the love we should have for our fellowmen?
The Bible is an excellent indicator of how we could learn what selfishness causes and the devastation it can create. So, let us look at the Biblical scriptures that should enlighten us and remove any selfishness that we are feeling.
Philippians 2:4 Look not every man on his 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?
2 Timothy 3:2-4 For men shall be lovers of themselves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy. Without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce despisers of…