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.

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Ephesians 6:12
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.
Hebrews 12:4
Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, wrestling against sin.


Galatians 5:23
meekness, self-control: against such things there is no law.
Titus 1:8
but hospitable, a lover of goodness, discreet, just, pious, temperate,
Titus 2:2
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.
Hebrews 12:28
Wherefore let us, receiving a kingdom not to be shaken, have grace, by which let us serve God acceptably with reverence and fear.
James 1:12
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.
Revelation 2:10
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.
Revelation 3:11
I come quickly: hold fast what thou hast, that no one take thy crown.
Revelation 4:4
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.

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Luke 22:29
And I appoint unto you, as my Father has appointed unto me, a kingdom,