Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.
O how great is thy goodness, which thou have laid up for those who fear thee, which thou have wrought for those who take refuge in thee before the sons of men!
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust deteriorates, and where thieves break through and steal,
because of the hope being reserved for you in the heavens, which ye heard before in the word of the truth of the good-news
1 Timothy 6:19
storing up for themselves a good foundation for that which is coming, so that they may take hold of the eternal life.
2 Timothy 2:5
And also if any man competes, he is not crowned unless he competes lawfully.
She will give to thy head a garland of grace, a crown of beauty she will deliver to thee.
1 Corinthians 9:25
And every man who strives for mastery exercises self-control in all things. Indeed therefore those men do it so that they might obtain a perishable crown, but we an imperishable.
Blessed is a man who endures temptation, because, having become approved, he will receive the crown of life, which the Lord promised to those who love him.
1 Peter 5:4
And when the chief Shepherd is made known, ye will receive the unfading crown of glory.
Fear none of the things that thou are going to suffer. Behold, the devil is indeed going to cast some of you into prison, so that ye may be tried, and ye will have tribulation ten days. Become thou faithful until death, and I will
And around the throne were twenty-four thrones, and upon the thrones were sitting twenty-four elders clothed in white garments, and golden crowns upon their heads.
2 Timothy 4:1
I solemnly testify therefore before God and the Lord Jesus Christ, who is going to judge the living and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom,
That be far from thee to do after this manner, to slay a righteous man with a wicked man, that so the righteous man should be as the wicked man. Far be it from thee. Shall not the Judge of all the earth do right?
God is a righteous judge. Yea, a God who has indignation every day.
But according to thy hardness, and thy impenitent heart, thou store up wrath to thyself in the day of wrath, and revelation, and righteous judgment of God,
2 Thessalonians 1:5
being evidence of the righteous judgment of God, for you to be considered worthy of the kingdom of God, for which also ye suffer.
And I saw the heaven opened, and behold a white horse, and he who sits upon it called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he judges and makes war.
2 Timothy 1:12
Because of which reason I also suffer these things. But I am not ashamed, for I know him whom I have believed, and I am persuaded that he is able to preserve my consignment for that day.
And they shall be mine, says LORD of hosts, my own possession, in the day that I make. And I will spare them, as a man spares his own son who serves him.
Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy by thy name, and by thy name cast out demons, and by thy name do many mighty works?
But about that day and hour no man knows, not even the agents of the heavens, except my Father only.
I say to you, that it will be more tolerable in that day for Sodom, than for that city.
1 Thessalonians 5:4
But ye, brothers, are not in darkness, so that the day would seize you as a thief.
And not only so, but also ourselves who have the first fruit of the Spirit. And we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting for adoption, the redemption of our body.
1 Corinthians 2:9
But as it is written, What an eye has not seen, and an ear has not heard, and have not arisen in a heart of a man, are things that God prepared for those who love him.
2 Corinthians 5:2
For also in this we groan, longing to clothe ourselves with our habitation from heaven,
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to await his Son from the heavens whom he raised from the dead--Jesus--who rescues us from the coming wrath.
Awaiting the blessed hope and appearance of the glory of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ,
so also the Christ, having been offered once in order to take up the sins of many, will appear a second time, independent of sin, to those waiting for him for salvation.
Behold, he comes with the clouds and every eye will see him, even the men who pierced him. And all the tribes of the earth will wail against him. Yea, Truly.
He who testifies these things says, Yea, I come quickly. Truly. Yea, come, Lord Jesus!
Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright, for there is a [happy] end to the man of peace.
He who finds his life will lose it, and he who loses his life because of me will find it.
Blessed is that bondman, whom his lord when he comes will find so doing.
1 Corinthians 15:13
But if there is no resurrection of the dead, neither has Christ risen.