Pleasing Men VS Pleasing God

“And Saul said unto Samuel, I have sinned: for I have transgressed the commandment of the LORD, and thy words: because I feared the people, and obeyed their voice.” – 1 Samuel 15:24

“I, even I, am he that comforteth you: who art thou, that thou shouldest be afraid of a man that shall die, and of the son of man which shall be made as grass;” – Isaiah 51:12

“And he said unto them, Ye are they which justify yourselves before men; but God knoweth your hearts: for that which is highly esteemed among men is abomination in the sight of God.” – Luke 16:15

“How can ye believe, which receive honour one of another, and seek not the honour that cometh from God only?” – John 5:44

“For they loved the praise of men more than the praise of God.” – John 12:43

“But Peter and John answered and said unto them, Whether it be right in the sight of God to hearken unto you more than unto God, judge ye.” – Acts 4:19

“Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.” – Acts 5:29

“For do I now persuade men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ.” – Galatians 1:10

“And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men;” – Colossians 3:23

“But as we were allowed of God to be put in trust with the gospel, even so we speak; not as pleasing men, but God, which trieth our hearts.” – 1 Thessalonians 2:4

“Nor of men sought we glory, neither of you, nor yet of others, when we might have been burdensome, as the apostles of Christ.” – 1 Thessalonians 2:6

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