Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in lasciviousness, lusts, excess of wine, revellings, banquetings, and abominable idolatries:
And thou shall say to the rebellious, even to the house of Israel, Thus says lord LORD: O ye house of Israel, let it suffice you of all your abominations,
Thus says lord LORD: Let it suffice you, O rulers of Israel. Remove violence and spoil, and execute justice and righteousness. Take away your exactions from my people, says lord LORD.
Indeed therefore having overlooked the times of ignorance, God now commands for all men everywhere to repent.
So then, brothers, we are debtors, not to the flesh to live according to flesh.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And some of you were these things, but ye were washed, but ye were sanctified, but ye were made righteous in the name of the Lord Jesus, and in the Spirit of our God.
1 Peter 1:14
As children of obedience, not fashioning yourselves to the former desires in your ignorance,
take heed to thyself that thou be not ensnared to follow them, after they are destroyed from before thee, and that thou not inquire after their gods, saying, How do these nations serve their gods? Even so I will do likewise.
For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things made, both his eternal power and divinity, for them to be without excuse.
in which ye once walked according to the era of this world, according to the ruler of the power of the air, the spirit that now works in the sons of disobedience.
This I say therefore, and solemnly declare in Lord, for you to walk no longer as also the other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,
1 Thessalonians 4:5
not in passion of lust, as also the Gentiles who have not known God,
For we also were formerly foolish, disobedient, being led astray, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in evil and envy, hateful, hating each other.
covetings, wickednesses, deceit, licentiousness, an evil eye, reviling, pride, foolishness.
2 Corinthians 12:21
lest having come again my God will make me low toward you, and I will bewail many of those who have sinned previously, and who did not repent from the trash and fornication and licentiousness that they committed.
Now the works of the flesh are apparent, which are, adultery, fornication, uncleanness, licentiousness,
Who, having become callous, gave themselves over to licentiousness for the work of all uncleanness in greed.
For certain men have sneaked in, those written about formerly for this condemnation, irreverent men, perverting the grace of our God into licentiousness, and denying our only Master God, and our Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Samuel 13:28
And Absalom commanded his servants, saying, Notice ye now, when Amnon's heart is merry with wine, and when I say to you, Smite Amnon, then kill him. Fear not; have I not commanded you? Be courageous, and be valiant.
Woe to those who rise up early in the morning, that they may follow strong drink, who tarry late into the night, till wine inflame them!
And even these reel with wine, and stagger with strong drink. The priest and the prophet reel with strong drink. They are swallowed up of wine. They stagger with strong drink; they err in vision; they stumble in judgment.
And do not become intoxicated with wine, during which is debauchery, but be filled in Spirit,
envyings, murders, intoxications, revelings, and things like these, of which I forewarn you, as I also did forewarn, that those who practice such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.
But if the bright spot stays in its place, and be not spread, it is the scar of the boil, and the priest shall pronounce him clean.
Thou shall therefore obey the voice of LORD thy God, and do his commandments and his statutes, which I command thee this day.
Then justice shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness shall abide in the fruitful field.
in which ye also once walked when ye lived in them.