Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For what is a man advantaged, if he gain the whole world, and lose himself, or be cast away?

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Matthew 13:48
which, when it was filled, they dragged up on the beach, and, sitting down, collected the good into vessels, but, the worthless, forth they cast.
1 Corinthians 9:27
But am beating my body under, and leading it captive, lest, by any means, - unto others, having proclaimed, the contest , I myself, should be rejected.

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Job 27:8
For what shall be the hope of the impious, though he graspeth with greed, when GOD shall draw forth his soul?
Luke 17:33
But, whosoever shall lose it, shall give it a living birth.