Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.
The lust of the flesh
And the lust
The lust of the flesh
And the scraped together which in its midst will long a longing; and the sons of Israel also will turn back and weep, and they will say, Who will feed us with flesh?
And they will tempt God in their heart to ask food for their soul.
Thou shalt not desire her beauty in thy heart, and she shall not take thee with her eyelashes.
But I say to you, That every one seeing a woman, to eagerly desire her, has already committed adultery with her, in his heart.
But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not consideration for the flesh, for the passions.
1 Corinthians 10:6
And these things were our types, that we be not eagerly desirous of evil things, as they also eagerly desired.
For the flesh desires against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are adverse to one another: that not the things ye would, these should ye do.
Among whom also we then all occupied ourselves in the eager desire? of our flesh, doing the wills of the flesh and the thoughts; and were by nature children of wrath, as also the rest.
Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and eager worldly desires, we should live discreetly, and justly, and religiously, in the time now;
For once we also were unwise disobedient, deceived, being slaves to eager desires and various pleasures, living in vexation and envy, hated, and hating one another.
1 Peter 1:14
As children of obedience, not as formerly conforming yourselves to eager desire in your ignorance:
1 Peter 2:11
Dearly beloved, I beseech as sojourners and strangers, to keep off from fleshly passions, which war against the soul;
1 Peter 4:2
That no more to the eager desires of men, but to the will of God, should he live the remaining time in the flesh.
2 Peter 2:10
And chiefly them going after the flesh in eager desire of defilement, and despising dominion. Self-sufficient, rash men, they tremble not, defaming glories.
These are murmurers, discontented, going according to their eager desires; and their mouth speaks exceeding bulky things, admiring faces on account of advantage.
And the lust
And the woman will see that the tree is good for food, and that it is a desire to the eyes, and a tree desired to make wise; and she will take from its fruit and will eat, and will give also to her man with her, and he will eat
And the sons of God will see the daughters of Adam that they are good, and they will take to them wives of all which they chose.
And I shall see in the plunder a wide cloak of Shinar, a good one, and two hundred shekels of silver and one tongue of gold of fifty shekels from its weight, and I shall desire them, and shall take them, and behold them hid in the earth in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.
I cut out a covenant for mine eyes; and why shall I show myself attentive to a virgin?
Incline my heart to thy testimonies and not to plunder.
He loving silver shall not be satisfied with silver; and whoever loved not the increase with the multitude. Also this is vanity.
Again, the devil takes him into a very high mount, and shows him all the kingdoms of the world, and their glory;
And the devil, bringing him into a high mountain, shewed him all the kingdoms of the habitable globe in an instant of time.
And the pride
In the third year to his reign he made a drinking to all his chiefs and his servants; the power of Persia and Media, the nobles and chiefs of the provinces before him:
For this, pride surrounded them as a neck-chain; the dress of violence will cover to them.
The king answered and said, Is not this great Babel, that I built it for the house of the kingdom by the strength of my power, and for the honor of my majesty?
And the wholesale merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for their cargo will none purchase more:
This is wisdom coming not down from above, but earthly, natural, resembling an evil spirit.
All creeping birds going upon four, it is an abomination to you.
Thou shalt not look upon wine when it shall be red, when it shall give its eye in the cup, it will go about in uprightnesses.
Treasure not up to you treasures upon earth, where moth and gnawing destroy, and thieves dig through and steal:
And other fell in thorns, and the thorns came up, and choked it, and it gave no fruit.
So then, every one of you, who renounces not all of his possessions, cannot be my disciple.