“But God chose what the world thinks foolish to shame the wise, and God chose what the world thinks weak to shame the strong. God chose what is low and despised in the world, what is regarded as nothing, to set aside what is regarded as something, so that no one can boast in his presence.”
1 Corinthians 1.27-29
Paul hits hard and early when he writes to the proud and arrogant Corinthians. He cuts at the root of their pride.
Why is humility essential to salvation?