Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ:

Bible References

The trial

1 Peter 4:12
Beloved, be not surprised at the fiery trial coming upon you, which is to try you, as if some strange thing befel you:
Romans 5:3
And not only so, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation worketh patience,
James 1:3
knowing this, that the trial of your faith worketh patience;
Revelation 2:10
Fear none of the things which thou wilt suffer: behold the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall suffer affliction ten days. Be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.
Revelation 3:10
Because thou hast kept the word of my patience, I also will keep thee from the hour of temptation, which is to come upon the whole world, to try those that dwell upon the earth.


1 Peter 2:4
to whom coming as to a living stone, rejected indeed by men, but chosen of God,
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us, in the righteousness of our God, and of our saviour Jesus Christ:


Luke 12:20
But God said unto him, Thou fool, this night shall thy soul be required of thee; then whose shall those things be which thou hast provided?
Acts 8:20
But Peter said unto him, Let thy money perish with thee, since thou thoughtest to purchase the gift of God with money.
James 5:2
Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten:
2 Peter 3:10
But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night, in which the heavens shall pass away with a great noise, and the elements being set on fire shall be dissolved, and the earth and the works therein shall be burnt up.
Revelation 18:16
and saying, Alas, alas, the great city, that was clothed in fine linen, and purple, and scarlet, and adorned with gold, and precious stones, and pearls!


1 Peter 4:12
Beloved, be not surprised at the fiery trial coming upon you, which is to try you, as if some strange thing befel you:
1 Corinthians 3:13
every man's work shall be made manifest. For the great day will shew it; because it will be discovered by fire, and the fire will prove every man's work of what sort it is.
Revelation 3:18
I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayst be rich; and white raiment that thou mayst be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness may not appear: and anoint thine eyes with eye-salve, that thou mayst see.


Matthew 19:28
And Jesus said unto them, Verily I tell you, that ye who have followed me, in the regeneration, when the son of man shall sit on the throne of his glory, ye also shall sit upon the twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel:
Matthew 25:21
and his lord said to him, Well done, my good and trusty servant, thou hast been faithful in a few things, I will set thee over many, enter into thy master's joy.
John 5:44
How can ye believe, who receive applause from each other, and the glory which is from God only, ye seek not?
John 12:26
If any man would serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: and if any one serve me, him will my Father honour.
Romans 2:7
to them, who by perseverance in well-doing seek for glory, and honor, and immortality, eternal life:
1 Corinthians 4:5
Wherefore judge nothing before the time; even until the Lord come, who will bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and manifest the counsels of the hearts: and then shall every one have praise from God.
2 Thessalonians 1:7
and to you, who are in trouble, rest with us, at the revelation of the Lord Jesus from heaven,
Jude 1:24
Now unto Him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you blameless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy: