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The Crown of Life

Discussion in 'Baptist Theology & Bible Study' started by ktn4eg, Aug 1, 2014.

  1. ktn4eg

    ktn4eg New Member

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    "Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him." --- James 1:12

    "Fear none of these things which thou shalt suffer; behold the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days; be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life." --- Revelation 2:10


    Just what exactly is this "crown of life" that James and John wrote about?

    Is it a physically tangible crown such as those that are worn by human royalty, or is it something completely different than that?

    What do you believe it is?
     
  2. OldRegular

    OldRegular Well-Known Member

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    Eternal Life with God. After the General Resurrection and Judgment that will occur in the New Heavens and New Earth as shown in Revelation 21 & 22. Until that time those who are redeemed will be with God where ever HE is!

    Scripture speaks of other crowns but I believe they are all the same!
     
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