Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

The lust of the flesh

Numbers 11:4
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?
Psalm 78:18
And they will tempt God in their heart to ask food for their soul.
Proverbs 6:25
Thou shalt not desire her beauty in thy heart, and she shall not take thee with her eyelashes.
Matthew 5:28
But I say to you, That every one seeing a woman, to eagerly desire her, has already committed adultery with her, in his heart.
Romans 13:14
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.
Galatians 5:17
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.
Ephesians 2:3
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.
Titus 2:12
Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and eager worldly desires, we should live discreetly, and justly, and religiously, in the time now;
Titus 3:3
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.
Jude 1:16
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

Genesis 3:6
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
Genesis 6:2
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.
Joshua 7:21
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.
Job 31:1
I cut out a covenant for mine eyes; and why shall I show myself attentive to a virgin?
Psalm 119:36
Incline my heart to thy testimonies and not to plunder.
Ecclesiastes 5:10
He loving silver shall not be satisfied with silver; and whoever loved not the increase with the multitude. Also this is vanity.
Matthew 4:8
Again, the devil takes him into a very high mount, and shows him all the kingdoms of the world, and their glory;
Luke 4:5
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

Esther 1:3
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:
Psalm 73:6
For this, pride surrounded them as a neck-chain; the dress of violence will cover to them.
Daniel 4:30
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?
Revelation 18:11
And the wholesale merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for their cargo will none purchase more:

Is not

James 3:15
This is wisdom coming not down from above, but earthly, natural, resembling an evil spirit.

General references

Leviticus 11:20
All creeping birds going upon four, it is an abomination to you.
Proverbs 23:31
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.
Matthew 6:19
Treasure not up to you treasures upon earth, where moth and gnawing destroy, and thieves dig through and steal:
Mark 4:7
And other fell in thorns, and the thorns came up, and choked it, and it gave no fruit.
Luke 14:33
So then, every one of you, who renounces not all of his possessions, cannot be my disciple.