Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wherefore, my beloved, as ye have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling.
So my brothers, well loved and very dear to me, my joy and crown, be strong in the Lord, my loved ones.
1 Corinthians 4:14
I am not saying these things to put you to shame, but so that, as my dear children, you may see what is right.
1 Peter 2:11
My loved ones, I make this request with all my heart, that, as those for whom this world is a strange country, you will keep yourselves from the desires of the flesh which make war against the soul;
Because of your help in giving the good news from the first day till now;
Brothers, it is clear to me that I have not come to that knowledge; but one thing I do, letting go those things which are past, and stretching out to the things which are before,
The work of the upright gives life: the increase of the evil-doer is a cause of sin.
The hater of work does not get his desires, but the soul of the hard workers will be made fat.
And from the days of John the Baptist till now, the kingdom of heaven is forcing its way in, and men of force take it.
And someone said to him, Lord, will only a small number have salvation? And he said to them,
Let your work not be for the food which comes to an end, but for the food which goes on for eternal life, which the Son of man will give to you, for on him has God the Father put his mark.
To those who go on with good works in the hope of glory and honour and salvation from death, he will give eternal life:
1 Corinthians 9:24
Do you not see that in a running competition all take part, but only one gets the reward? So let your minds be fixed on the reward.
1 Corinthians 15:58
For this cause, my dear brothers, be strong in purpose and unmoved, ever giving yourselves to the work of the Lord, because you are certain that your work is not without effect in the Lord.
Be not tricked; God is not made sport of: for whatever seed a man puts in, that will he get back as grain.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
Having ever in mind your work of faith and acts of love and the strength of your hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father;
Because of this, let us have a strong desire to come into that rest, and let no one go after the example of those who went against God's orders.
For God is true, and will not put away from him the memory of your work and of your love for his name, in the help which you gave and still give to the saints.
For this reason, as we are circled by so great a cloud of witnesses, putting off every weight, and the sin into which we come so readily, let us keep on running in the way which is marked out for us,
2 Peter 1:5
So, for this very cause, take every care; joining virtue to faith, and knowledge to virtue,
2 Peter 3:18
But be increased in grace and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. May he have glory now and for ever. So be it.
But I am hoping in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you before long, so that I may be comforted when I have news of you.
See then that the time has come for you to be awake from sleep: for now is your salvation nearer than when you first had faith.
1 Corinthians 9:20
And to the Jews I was as a Jew, so that I might give the good news to them; to those under the law I was the same, not as being myself under the law, but so that I might give the good news to those under the law.
2 Timothy 2:10
But I undergo all things for the saints, so that they may have salvation in Christ Jesus with eternal glory.
Let us now make an agreement with our God to put away all the wives and all their children, if it seems right to my lord and to those who go in fear of the words of our God; and let it be done in keeping with the law.
Give worship to the Lord with fear, kissing his feet and giving him honour,
My flesh is moved for fear of you; I give honour to your decisions.
For all these things my hand has made, and they are mine, says the Lord; but to this man only will I give attention, to him who is poor and broken in spirit, fearing my word.
But get up, and go into the town, and it will be made clear to you what you have to do.
And he sent for lights and came rushing in and, shaking with fear, went down on his face before Paul and Silas,
1 Corinthians 2:3
And I was with you without strength, in fear and in doubt.
2 Corinthians 7:15
And his love to you is the more increased by his memory of you all, how you gave way to his authority, and how you took him to your hearts with fear and honour.
Servants, do what is ordered by those who are your natural masters, having respect and fear for them, with all your heart, as to Christ;
Let us then, though we still have God's word that we may come into his rest, go in fear that some of you may be unable to do so.
If then, we have a kingdom which will never be moved, let us have grace, so that we may give God such worship as is pleasing to him with fear and respect: