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
for our conflict is not barely with men, but with principalities, with potentates, with the princes of darkness, with wicked aereal spirits.
1 Timothy 6:12
exert yourself in the glorious cause of faith, and secure the prize of eternal life, to which you were called, when you made that excellent profession of faith before so many witnesses.
2 Timothy 2:5
a combatant does not receive the crown, unless he has observ'd the laws of the games.
2 Timothy 4:7
I have struggled in a glorious cause: I have finish'd my career: I have stood to the faith:
Hebrews 12:4
You have not yet resisted unto death, striving against sin.


Galatians 5:23
against such there is no law.
Titus 1:8
but a lover of hospitality, humane, prudent, just, holy, temperate;
Titus 2:2
but what is agreeable to sound doctrine: advise the aged to be prudent, grave, temperate, sound in faith,
2 Peter 1:6
to knowledge, temperance: to temperance, patience: to patience, piety:


1 Corinthians 15:54
but when this corruptible shall be invested with incorruptibility, and this mortal with immortality, then shall be fulfilled that passage of scripture, " death is swallowed up for ever."
2 Timothy 4:8
I have nothing more to do, but to receive the crown of virtue reserv'd for me, which the Lord, the just judge, will give me in that day: and not only to me, but to those also, who have long'd for his appearance.
Hebrews 12:28
since then we are entring into a kingdom which cannot be changed, let us maintain the divine favour, whereby we may serve God acceptably, with reverence and fear.
James 1:12
happy is he that can stand the tryal: for when he has undergone the test, he shall receive that crown of life which the Lord has promised to those that love him.
1 Peter 1:4
in the enjoyment of a state, that can never change or decay, a state reserv'd in heaven for us,
1 Peter 5:4
that when the sovereign pastor shall appear, you may carry off a glorious crown, that will never fade.
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 a crown of life.
Revelation 3:11
behold, I come quickly: hold that fast which you have, let no man take your crown.
Revelation 4:4
round about the throne were four and twenty seats: and upon the seats I saw four and twenty Elders sitting, cloathed in white raiment; and they had on their heads crowns of gold.

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Luke 22:29
I commit the kingdom to you, as my father committed it to me;