Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For we would not, brethren, have you ignorant of our trouble which came to us in Asia, that we were pressed out of measure, above strength, insomuch that we despaired even of life:
2 Corinthians 4:7
But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the exceeding greatness may be of God, and not from ourselves;
And about that time there arose no small stir concerning the Way.
1 Corinthians 15:32
If in human fashion I fought with wild beasts at Ephesus, what is the profit to me? If the dead rise not; "Let us eat and drink; for to-morrow we die."
1 Corinthians 16:9
for a door, great and effectual, has opened to me, and there are many adversaries.
1 Corinthians 4:8
Have ye already become satisfied? Did ye already become rich? Did ye reign without us? I wish, at least, that ye did reign, that we also might reign with you.