Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.

Bible References

Will save

Esther 4:11
"All the king's servants and the people of the king's provinces know that [if] any man or woman who goes to the king to the inner courtyard, who is not called, he has one law, to be killed, except if the king extends to him the gold scepter so that he may live. I have not been called to come to the king {for thirty days}."
Jeremiah 26:20
Indeed, there also was a man prophesying in the name of Yahweh, Uriah, the son of Shemaiah, from Kiriath-Jearim, and he prophesied against this city and against this land like all the words of Jeremiah.
Matthew 10:39
The one who finds his life will lose it, and the one who loses his life because of me will find it.
Matthew 16:25
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life on account of me will find it.
Luke 9:24
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life on account of me, this person will save it.
Luke 17:33
Whoever seeks to preserve his life will lose it, but whoever loses [it] will keep it.
John 12:25
The one who loves his life loses it, and the one who hates his life in this world preserves it for eternal life.
Acts 20:24
But I consider [my] life [as] worth {nothing} to myself, in order to finish my mission and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify [to] the gospel of the grace of God.
Acts 21:13
Then Paul replied, "What are you doing weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be tied up, but even to die in Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus!"
2 Timothy 2:11
The saying [is] trustworthy: For if we died with [him], we will also live with [him];
2 Timothy 4:6
For I am already being poured out as a drink offering, and the time of my departure is imminent.
Hebrews 11:35
Women received back their dead by resurrection. But others were tortured, not accepting release, in order that they might gain a better resurrection.
Revelation 2:10
Do not be afraid of [the things] which you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to throw [some] of you into prison so that you may be tested, and you will experience affliction ten days. Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.
Revelation 7:14
And I said to him, "My lord, you know." And he said to me, "These are the ones who have come out of the great tribulation, and have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
Revelation 12:11
And they conquered him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony, and they did not love their lives until death.

General references

Matthew 10:39
The one who finds his life will lose it, and the one who loses his life because of me will find it.
Matthew 16:25
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life on account of me will find it.
Luke 17:33
Whoever seeks to preserve his life will lose it, but whoever loses [it] will keep it.