25 Now everyone who competes exercises self-control(A) in everything. They do it to receive a perishable crown,(B) but we an imperishable crown.

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12 Blessed is the one who endures trials, because when he has stood the test he will receive the crown(A) of life that God[a] has promised to those who love him.(B)

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Footnotes

  1. 1:12 Other mss read that the Lord

11 I am coming soon.(A) Hold on to what you have,(B) so that no one takes your crown.(C)

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