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.
"Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal,
because of the hope laid up for you in heaven. Of this you have heard before in the word of the truth, the gospel
1 Timothy 6:19
storing up for themselves the treasure of a good foundation for the future, so that they may take hold of that life which is life indeed.
2 Timothy 2:5
Also if anyone competes as an athlete, he does not win the prize unless he competes according to the rules.
1 Corinthians 9:25
Everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They do it to receive a perishable wreath, but we an imperishable.
Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, for when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.
1 Peter 5:4
And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.
Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested, and for ten days you will have tribulation. Be faithful even until death, and I will give you the crown of life.
Round the throne were twenty-four thrones, and seated on the thrones were twenty-four elders, clothed in white garments, and golden crowns on their heads.
2 Timothy 4:1
I solemnly charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and by his appearing and his kingdom:
But by your hardness and your impenitent heart you are storing up wrath for yourself on the day of wrath when God's righteous judgment will be revealed.
2 Thessalonians 1:5
This is evidence of God's righteous judgment, so that you will be considered worthy of the kingdom of God, for which indeed you are suffering.
Then I saw heaven opened, and behold, a white horse! He who sat on it is called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he judges and makes war.
2 Timothy 1:12
For this reason I also suffer as I do. But I am not ashamed, for I know whom I have believed and I am convinced that he is able to guard what I have entrusted to him until that day.
On that day many will say to me, 'Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in your name, and cast out demons in your name, and do many mighty works in your name?'
"But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, nor the Son, but the Father only.
I tell you, it will be more tolerable on that day for Sodom than for that town.
1 Thessalonians 5:4
But you, brethren, are not in darkness so that this day should surprise you like a thief.
And not only the creation, but we ourselves, who have the firstfruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly as we wait eagerly for adoption as sons, the redemption of our bodies.
1 Corinthians 2:9
But, as it is written, "No eye has seen, nor ear heard, nor the heart of man conceived what God has prepared for those who love him,"
2 Corinthians 5:2
Here indeed we groan, longing to be clothed with our heavenly dwelling,
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead Jesus, who rescues us from the wrath to come.
looking for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Christ Jesus,
so Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to bear sin but to bring salvation to those who are eagerly waiting for him.
Behold, he is coming with the clouds, and every eye will see him, even those who pierced him; and all tribes of the earth will mourn because of him. Even so. Amen.
He who testifies to these things says, "Yes, I am coming soon." Amen. Come, Lord Jesus.
He who finds his life will lose it, and he who loses his life for my sake will find it.
Blessed is that servant whom his master when he comes will find so doing.
1 Corinthians 15:13
But if there is no resurrection of the dead, then not even Christ has been raised;