For the kingdom of heaven is like the master of a house, who went out early in the morning to get workers into his vine-garden.
And whoever has a desire to be first among you, let him take the lowest place:
Then when they had taken food, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of John, is your love for me greater than the love of these others? He said to him, Yes, Lord; you are certain of my love for you. He said to him, Then give my lambs food.
And the people said to Joshua, We will be the servants of the Lord our God, and we will give ear to his voice.
Truly I say to you, A servant is not greater than his lord; and he who is sent is not greater than the one who sent him.
So the distribution of the land and its limits was complete; and the children of Israel gave Joshua, the son of Nun, a heritage among them;
Now these are the kings of the land whom the children of Israel overcame, taking as their heritage their land on the east side of Jordan, from the valley of the Arnon to Mount Hermon, and all the Arabah to the east:
And his lord was pleased with the false servant, because he had been wise; for the sons of this world are wiser in relation to their generation than the sons of light.
And he said to them, There is much grain ready to be cut, but not enough workers: so make prayer to the Lord of the grain-fields that he will send workers to get in the grain.
And this is to be the work of the sons of Kohath in connection with the most holy things.
For your life on earth is done, and you have a secret life with Christ in God.
Colossians 3:3 BBE