Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: and whosoever will lose his life for my sake shall find it.

Bible References

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."
Esther 4:14
Indeed, if you are silent at this time, relief and deliverance will come to the Jewish people from another place, but you and your father's family will perish. Who knows but that you were brought to the kingdom for a time like this?"
Mark 8:35
because whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake and for the gospel will save it.
Luke 17:33
Whoever tries to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life will preserve it.
John 12:25
The one who loves his life will destroy it, and the one who hates his life in this world will preserve it for eternal life.
Acts 20:23
except that in town after town the Holy Spirit assures me that imprisonment and suffering are waiting for me.
Revelation 12:11
Our brothers conquered him by the blood of the lamb and by the word of their testimony, for they did not cling to their lives even in the face of death.

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