Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And if a man also strive for masteries, yet is he not crowned, except he strive lawfully.

Bible References

Strive

Luke 13:24
Strive with earnestness to enter in through the narrow door, for many, I say to you, will seek to enter in and will not be able.
1 Corinthians 9:24
Know ye not that they who run in the race-course run all, but one receives the prize? Thus run in order that ye may obtain.
Philippians 1:15
Some indeed also for envy and strife, but some also for good will, preach the Christ.
Colossians 1:29
Whereunto also I toil, combating according to his working, which works in me in power.
Hebrews 12:4
Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, wrestling against sin.

Is he

2 Timothy 4:7
I have combated the good combat, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
Hebrews 2:7
Thou hast made him some little inferior to the angels; thou hast crowned him with glory and honour, and hast set him over the works of thy hands;
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 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.