Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye know that ye were Gentiles, carried away unto these dumb idols, even as ye were led.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And such were some of you: but you are washed, but you are sanctified, but you are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God.
But then, when you knew not God, you did service unto them which by nature are no gods.
Therefore remember, that you being in time past Gentiles in the flesh, who are called Uncircumcision by that which is called the Circumcision in the flesh made by hands;
This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that you no longer walk as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,
1 Thessalonians 1:9
For they themselves show of us what manner of welcome we had unto you, and how you turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God;
For we ourselves also were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
1 Peter 4:3
For the time past of our life will suffice us to have done the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in licentiousness, lusts, excess of wine, reveling, carousing, and abominable idolatries:
They have mouths, but they speak not: eyes have they, but they see not:
They have mouths, but they speak not; eyes have they, but they see not;
What profits the graven image that its maker has shaped it; the molten image, and a teacher of lies, that the maker of his work trusts in it, to make dumb idols?
Let them alone: they are blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
1 Peter 1:18
Since you know that you were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain manner of life received by tradition from your fathers;