Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
yet he has not root in himself, but is only temporary; and, when tribulation or persecution arises because of the word, straightway he stumbles.
1 Corinthians 9:24
Know ye not that those running a race, all, indeed, run; but one receives the prize? So run; that ye may obtain.
Therefore, having so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us??aving thrown off every encumbrance and the easily besetting sin??et us run with patience the race lying before us;
O foolish Galatians! Who bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was openly set forth crucified?
But many that are first shall be last, and last first."