Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith:
I have kept
1 Timothy 6:12
Fight the good fight of the faith, lay hold on the life eternal, whereunto thou wast called, and didst confess the good confession in the sight of many witnesses.
I have finished
Jesus saith unto them, My meat is to do the will of him that sent me, and to accomplish his work.
And as John was fulfilling his course, he said, What suppose ye that I am? I am not he . But behold, there cometh one after me the shoes of whose feet I am not worthy to unloose.
But I hold not my life of any account as dear unto myself, so that I may accomplish my course, and the ministry which I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
1 Corinthians 9:24
Know ye not that they that run in a race run all, but one receiveth the prize? Even so run; that ye may attain.
Brethren, I could not myself yet to have laid hold: but one thing I do , forgetting the things which are behind, and stretching forward to the things which are before,
Therefore let us also, seeing we are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
I have kept
2 Timothy 1:14
That good thing which was committed unto thee guard through the Holy Spirit which dwelleth in us.
Buy the truth, and sell it not; Yea , wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.
And that in the good ground, these are such as in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, hold it fast, and bring forth fruit with patience.
But he said, Yea rather, blessed are they that hear the word of God, and keep it.
I manifested thy name unto the men whom thou gavest me out of the world: thine they were, and thou gavest them to me; and they have kept thy word.
1 Timothy 6:20
O Timothy, guard that which is committed unto thee , turning away from the profane babblings and oppositions of the knowledge which is falsely so called;
I know thy works (behold, I have set before thee a door opened, which none can shut), that thou hast a little power, and didst keep my word, and didst not deny my name.
Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright; For there is a happy end to the man of peace.
He that findeth his life shall lose it; and he that loseth his life for my sake shall find it.
Blessed is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so doing.
1 Corinthians 3:14
If any man's work shall abide which he built thereon, he shall receive a reward.
Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, striving against sin: