New Living Translation
He will give eternal life to those who keep on doing good, seeking after the glory and honor and immortality that God offers.
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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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
2:7 To them that seek for glory - For pure love does not exclude faith, hope, desire, 1Cor 15:58.
LibraryThe Same Necessary and Eternal Different Relations
that different things bear one to another, and the same consequent fitness or unfitness of the application of different things or different relations one to another, with regard to which the will of God always and necessarily does determine itself, to choose to act only what is agreeable to justice, equity, goodness, and truth, in order to the welfare of the whole universe, ought likewise constantly to determine the wills of all subordinate rational beings, to govern all their actions by the same …
Samuel Clarke—A Discourse Concerning the Being and Attributes of God
Councils of Ariminum and Seleucia.
Epistle xvi. From Felix Bishop of Messana to St. Gregory.
Entire Sanctification in Type.
He helps the poor, does not lend money at interest, and obeys all my regulations and decrees. Such a person will not die because of his father's sins; he will surely live.
"And they will go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous will go into eternal life."
And the seeds that fell on the good soil represent honest, good-hearted people who hear God's word, cling to it, and patiently produce a huge harvest.
By standing firm, you will win your souls.
The harvesters are paid good wages, and the fruit they harvest is people brought to eternal life. What joy awaits both the planter and the harvester alike!
But there will be glory and honor and peace from God for all who do good--for the Jew first and also for the Gentile.
1 Corinthians 15:42
It is the same way with the resurrection of the dead. Our earthly bodies are planted in the ground when we die, but they will be raised to live forever.
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