Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Esteeming the reproach of Christ greater riches than the treasures in Egypt: for he had respect unto the recompence of the reward.
For he had
This, truly, being exposed to public view both by reproaches and pressures; and this, having been partakers of those thus overturned.
Therefore we should come to him without the camp, bearing his reproach.
Because for thee I bare reproach: shame covered my face.
Remember, O Jehovah, the reproach of thy servants; I lifted up in my bosom all the multitudes of peoples;
Hear to me, ye knowing justice, the people my law in their heart; ye shall not fear the reproach of men; and from their reviling ye shall not be dismayed.
Truly therefore they went rejoicing from the face of the council, that for his name they were deemed worthy to be dishonoured.
2 Corinthians 12:10
Therefore am I contented in weaknesses, in reproaches, in necessities in expulsions, in extremities for Christ: for when I am weak, then am I strong.
1 Peter 1:11
Searching for whom or what time the Spirit of Christ which in them manifested, testifying beforehand the sufferings to Christ, and the glories after these.
1 Peter 4:14
If ye be reproached in the name of Christ, ye happy; for the spirit of glory and of God rests upon you: by them truly he is defamed, and by you he is praised.
A little to the just one is good more than the wealth of many unjust.
Thus said Jehovah, The wise shall not boast in his wisdom, and the strong shall not boast in his strength; the rich shall not boast in his riches:
2 Corinthians 6:10
As being grieved, and always rejoicing; as poor, and making many rich; as having nothing, and possessing all things.
The eyes of your understanding enlightened; for you to know what is the hope of his calling, and what the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the holy ones,
To me, the least of all the holy ones, was this grace given, to announce the good news in the nations, the untraceable riches of Christ.
I know thy works, and pressure, and poverty, (but thou art rich) and the blasphemy of them saying themselves to be Jews, and are not, but the synagogue of the adversary.
I counsel thee to buy gold of me refined by fire, that thou mightest be rich; and white garments, that thou mightest be surrounded, and that the shame of thy nakedness might not be made manifest; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve that thou mightest see.
For he had
And without faith it is impossible to please: for he approaching to God must believe that he is, and is a remunerator to them seeking him out.
For if the word spoken by angels was firm, and every transgression and bad instruction received the just payment of reward;
Throw not away therefore your freedom of speech, which has great payment of reward.
Jehovah will recompense thy work, and thy reward shall be complete from Jehovah God of Israel, because thou camest to trust under his wings.
The unjust one did a work of falsehood: and the seed of justice the reward of truth.
But there is a latter state, and thine expectation shall not be cut off.
Rejoice and be transported with joy; for much your reward in the heavens for so they drove out the prophets which before you.
Attend ye not to do your justice before men, to be seen to them; and if otherwise ye have no reward from your Father which in the heavens.
He receiving a prophet in a prophet's name, shall receive a prophet's reward; and he receiving the just in the name of the just, shall take the reward of the just
And happy shalt thou be; for they have not to give back to thee: for it shall be given back to thee at the rising up of the just.