Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

General references

Bible References

Striveth

Ephesians 6:12
For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the lords of this age, rulers of this darkness, against spiritual wickedness in the heavens.
1 Timothy 6:12
Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, unto which thou art also called, having made a good profession before many witnesses.
2 Timothy 2:5
And also if anyone contends in public contest, he is not crowned, except he contends legitimately.
2 Timothy 4:7
I have fought a good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith;
Hebrews 12:4
Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, fighting against sin.

Temperate

Galatians 5:23
meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.
Titus 1:8
but a lover of hospitality, a lover of good men, temperate, just, holy, gentle,
Titus 2:2
that the aged men be temperate, venerable, prudent, sound in faith, in charity, in tolerance.
2 Peter 1:6
and in knowledge, temperance; and in temperance, patience; and in patience, fear of God;

But

1 Corinthians 15:54
So when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the word that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory.
2 Timothy 4:8
from now on there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day, and not to me only, but unto all those also that have loved his appearing.
Hebrews 12:28
Therefore, receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us hold fast to the grace, by which we serve God, pleasing him with reverence and godly fear:
James 1:12
Blessed is the man that patiently endures temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord has promised to those that love him.
1 Peter 1:4
unto the incorruptible inheritance that cannot be defiled and that does not fade away, conserved in the heavens for you,
1 Peter 5:4
And when the great Prince of the pastors shall appear, ye shall receive the incorruptible crown of glory.
Revelation 2:10
Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer; behold, the devil shall cast some 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 thee the crown of life.
Revelation 3:11
Behold, I come quickly; hold fast that which thou hast, that no one take thy crown.
Revelation 4:4
And round about the throne were twenty-four thrones, and upon the thrones I saw twenty-four elders sitting, clothed in white raiment; and they had on their heads crowns of gold.

General references

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