Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.
because our struggle is not against blood and flesh, but against principalities, against authorities, against the universal lords of this darkness, against spiritual power of wickedness in the heavenlies.
1 Timothy 6:12
Strive earnestly in the good conflict of faith. Lay hold of eternal life, to which thou hast been called, and hast confessed the good confession before many witnesses.
2 Timothy 2:5
And if also any one contend in the games, he is not crowned unless he contend lawfully.
2 Timothy 4:7
I have combated the good combat, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, wrestling against sin.
meekness, self-control: against such things there is no law.
but hospitable, a lover of goodness, discreet, just, pious, temperate,
that the elder men be sober, grave, discreet, sound in faith, in love, in patience;
2 Peter 1:6
in knowledge temperance, in temperance endurance, in endurance godliness,
1 Corinthians 15:54
But when this corruptible shall have put on incorruptibility, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall come to pass the word written: Death has been swallowed up in victory.
2 Timothy 4:8
Henceforth the crown of righteousness is laid up for me, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will render to me in that day; but not only to me, but also to all who love his appearing.
Wherefore let us, receiving a kingdom not to be shaken, have grace, by which let us serve God acceptably with reverence and fear.
Blessed is the man who endures temptation; for, having been proved, he shall receive the crown of life, which He has promised to them that love him.
1 Peter 1:4
to an incorruptible and undefiled and unfading inheritance, reserved in the heavens for you,
1 Peter 5:4
And when the chief shepherd is manifested ye shall receive the unfading crown of glory.
Fear nothing of what thou art about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to cast of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days. Be thou faithful unto death, and I will give to thee the crown of life.
I come quickly: hold fast what thou hast, that no one take thy crown.
And round the throne twenty-four thrones, and on the thrones twenty-four elders sitting, clothed with white garments; and on their heads golden crowns.
And I appoint unto you, as my Father has appointed unto me, a kingdom,