Such rewards as the church could bestow had been offered to him.
And so they went to earn the rewards of their practical piety from the Law.
On top of this, the rewards seem very slim.
By offering rewards for the best original dramatic productions, the academy provided that the national theatre should not suffer from a lack of classical dramas.
The figurative nature of the language respecting the future makes it difficult to determine precisely the thought of the book on this point; but it seems to contemplate continued existence hereafter for both righteous and wicked, and rewards and punishments allotted on the basis of moral character.