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1 Corinthians 9:24-27  –  “Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may win.  Everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They then do it to receive a perishable wreath, but we an imperishable.  Therefore I run in such a way, as not without aim; I box in such a way, as not beating the air; but I discipline my body and make it my slave, so that, after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified.”  –  As for an “athlete,” see also 2 Timothy 2:5.

Galatians 2:2  –  “…for fear that I might be running, or had run, in vain.”

Philippians 2:14, 15, 16 – “…so that in the day of Christ I will have reason to glory because I did not run in vain nor toil in vain.”

Hebrews 6:19, 20  –  “…where Jesus has entered as a forerunner for us…”  –  Correlate with Micah 2:13.

Hebrews 12:1, 2  –  “…and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us…”

1 Peter 4:4, 5  –  “… they are surprised that you do not run with them into the same excesses of dissipation…”


Habakkuk 2:2, 3  –  “…’Record the vision and inscribe it on tablets, that the one who reads it may run…'”

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