proven character; and proven character, hope;
Philippians 2:22, James 1:12
But you know aof his proven worth, that bhe served with me in the furtherance of the gospel clike a child serving his father.
aBlessed is a man who perseveres under trial; for once he has been approved, he will receive bthe crown of life which the Lord chas promised to those who dlove Him.
Other references for Romans 5:4