Thomas Ken (bp. of Bath and Wells.) CROWN of GLORY , ' Η Ε Reward of the
Righteous . BEI NĠ , MEDITATIONS UPON The Vicillitude and Uncertainty of all
Sublunary Enjoyments ; V I z . I HONOURS , RICHES , and PLEAS U K E S . | II .
Author: Thomas Ken (bp. of Bath and Wells.)
But words of God , such as these , praise , honour , glory , yet , notwithstanding all
this , there is a reward for a crown of righteousness , a crown of glory , thrones ,
the righteous , a reward for their works of faith and judging of angels , a kingdom
Author: John Bunyan
Category: Authors, English
4 , “ the crown of glory , ” have led Huther to regard the genitive also here as
specifying that in which the crown consists , thus denoting “ the righteousness ...
But would the apostle recognize righteousness as the reward of righteousness ?
Author: Hermann Olshausen
In 2 Tim . iv : ward , according to his own labor . " - 1 8 , he calls it “ a crown of
righteous Cor . iii : 8. “ Of the Lord ye shall receive Dess . " In 1 Peter v : 4 , it is
called " & the reward of the inheritance ; for ye crown of glory . " serve the Lord
And as Righteousness and true Holinefs was the Glory with which our Nature
was crowned , and adorned at first ; ( this being a great Part of the ... By a Crown
of Righteousness may be intended , á Crown purchased and procured by the
Righteoulness of Jesus Christ ; even by his ... righteous Men . For as the Psalmist
says , Pfal.lviii . 11. Verily , there is a Reward for the Righteous . And that in
keeping the ...
Author: Nathaniel APPLETON
How great must be the glory attendant upon the appearance of God ! No one can
... The heavens shall bow , and the earth shall shake , at the manifestation of his
glory ! Thus it is described , Ps ... The righteous and the wicked will then be
arraigned , and judged according to the deeds , etc . He is ordained to be ... The
reward of believers in heaven is called a crown , a crown of life , etc . It is the
emblem of ...
Author: William Nicholson
The glory of the redeemed ( the ) crown of righteousness - that is , the will appear
, therefore , to the moral universe , crown which is bestowed in view of , or as the
not only as exbibiting God's infinite grace , reward of , righteousness .
4 . any work , and toils as a labourer - is the reward not reckoned of grace -- not
reckoned as a free gift - but of debt . ... to deserve a crown of glory , a gracious
God has dealt graciously with men . ... and of His mere grace and good will
makes the sinner righteous with the righteousness of faith : to him that believeth ,
I say , his ...
Author: John Colet
Category: Bible and science
Rabbah passage is that long life is a reward for fulfilling mitzvot , both difficult and
easy . Pirkay Avot also contains a reference to the intrinsic worth of old age , and
its status as a " crown of glory " from God as a reward for righteous ...
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Instead of a crown which rewards athletic achievement , Paul's crown will reward
achievement in righteousness when the ... Descamps , Les Justes , 268 , who
sees the righteousness of glory as the reward of the righteousness of works . is
Author: J. A. Ziesler
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
View: 655A study of a group of terms which have a central importance in the New Testament.
... and according to the measure of their gifts and their fidelity to him will their
reward and crown be glorious , though they will ... talents , wealth , and
opportunities to the promotion of truth and righteousness , shall also receive a
crown of glory .
It is a crown of glory - pure unmixed glory , without any admixture of pride , or
sinful vanity , or any danger of it ; and a crown that fadeth ... In direct reference to
which , the reward of the saints at the last day , is called “ a crown of
Author: John Angell James
... of eternal righteousness. 2. 1 Peter 5:4 — "When the chief shepherd shall
appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory. ... We will all receive the same crown
consisting of the rewards of eternal life, righteousness, and glory. Endurance
does not ...
Author: John MacArthur
It is a crown of “ glory , ” and that means a lustrousness of character imparted by
radiation and reflection from the central light ... Though that phrase may mean the
wreath that rewards righteousness , it seems more in accordance with the other ...
Author: Alexander Maclaren
The Judgment , therefore , is the time of reward for all the dead : even the
prophets , who died so long ago , are yet expecting their reward . St. Paul , ( 2
Tim . iv . 8 , ) triumphing in prospect of death , says , “ Henceforth there is laid up
for me a crown of righteousness , which the Lord ... 7 , ) that it is “ at the appearing
of Jesus Christ that the trial of our faith will be found unto praise , and honour ,
and glory .
Author: John Carry
Publisher: J. Lovell
Category: Sermons, English
We all shall be changed into the “ likeness of the body of His glory . ” It is a crown
of “ righteousness . " Though that phrase may mean the wreath that rewards
righteousness , it seems more in accordance with the other similar expressions to
Author: Joseph Samuel Exell
1 Peter 5:4 — //When the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading
crown of glory." The crown of glory is like the crown of righteousness and is also
promised to every believer. Christ will reward all believers in heaven with eternal
Author: John MacArthur
Publisher: Moody Publishers
We shall be able to realize the greatness of the reward which has been reserved
for the righteous . ... that God is to be to them “ a crown of glory and a diadem of
beauty ; " and that they “ shall shine as the brightness of the firmament , and as ...
Author: Henry Abarbanel
Dr. Nettle Do we daily sigh and cry for the return their reward he told them they
had ton , a one - time famous American ... Too often we gloat over the weakof
glory , " " a crown of righteousness , ' Even here the soul - winner has a reward ...