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, having raised up upon the shore, and having set down, they gathered the good things into vessels, and the rotten things they cast without.
1 Corinthians 9:27
But I give my body a blow under the eyes, and reduce to bondage: lest having proclaimed to others, I myself be rejected.

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Job 27:8
For what the hope of the profane one if he shall plunder? for God shall draw out his soul.
Luke 17:33
Whoever should seek to save his life shall lose it; and whoever shall lose it, shall preserve it alive.