Masteries, strive for
To compete; contend. Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)
And if a man also STRIVE FOR MASTERIES, yet is he not crowned, except he strive lawfully. ( 2 Timothy 1:1 Revelation 2:5 )
Bibliography Information"Entry for 'Masteries, strive for'". Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. . New York, N.Y., 1999.