New International Version
To those who by persistence in doing good seek glory, honor and immortality, he will give eternal life.
King James Bible
To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:
Darby Bible Translation
to them who, in patient continuance of good works, seek for glory and honour and incorruptibility, life eternal.
World English Bible
to those who by patience in well-doing seek for glory, honor, and incorruptibility, eternal life;
Young's Literal Translation
to those, indeed, who in continuance of a good work, do seek glory, and honour, and incorruptibility -- life age-during;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
To them, etc. - In this manner will God, in the great day, dispense punishments and rewards:
1. He will give eternal life to them who, in all the trials and difficulties of the present state, have persevered in well doing - seeking for and expecting glory, honor, and immortality.
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"Thinkest thou, that judgest them that do such things, that thou shalt escape?" --ROMANS ii. 1-11. That is always my peril, to assume that by being severe with others I exculpate myself. I go on to the bench, and deliver sentence upon my brother, when my proper place is in the dock. And this is the subtlety of the snare, that I regard my criticisms and condemnations of other people as signs of my own innocence. This is the last refinement in temptation, and multitudes fall before its power. The …
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"If So be that the Spirit of God Dwell in You. Now if any Man have not the Spirit of Christ, He is None of His. "
"If we Say that we have not Sinned, we Make Him a Liar, and his Word is not in Us. "
He withholds his hand from mistreating the poor and takes no interest or profit from them. He keeps my laws and follows my decrees. He will not die for his father's sin; he will surely live.
"Then they will go away to eternal punishment, but the righteous to eternal life."
But the seed on good soil stands for those with a noble and good heart, who hear the word, retain it, and by persevering produce a crop.
Stand firm, and you will win life.
Even now the one who reaps draws a wage and harvests a crop for eternal life, so that the sower and the reaper may be glad together.
but glory, honor and peace for everyone who does good: first for the Jew, then for the Gentile.
1 Corinthians 15:42
So will it be with the resurrection of the dead. The body that is sown is perishable, it is raised imperishable;
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