Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you,
2 Corinthians 7:1
Having therefore these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
"Separate yourselves from among this congregation, that I may consume them in a moment!"
The children of Israel who had come again out of the captivity, and all such as had separated themselves to them from the filthiness of the nations of the land, to seek Yahweh, the God of Israel, ate,
Now therefore make confession to Yahweh, the God of your fathers, and do his pleasure; and separate yourselves from the peoples of the land, and from the foreign women."
Blessed is the man who doesn't walk in the counsel of the wicked, nor stand in the way of sinners, nor sit in the seat of scoffers;
Leave your simple ways, and live. Walk in the way of understanding."
Depart, depart, go out from there, touch no unclean thing! Go out of the midst of her! Cleanse yourselves, you who bear the vessels of Yahweh.
Flee out of the midst of Babylon, and save every man his life; don't be cut off in her iniquity: for it is the time of Yahweh's vengeance; he will render to her a recompense.
With many other words he testified, and exhorted them, saying, "Save yourselves from this crooked generation!"
I heard another voice from heaven, saying, "Come out of her, my people, that you have no participation in her sins, and that you don't receive of her plagues,
All those who the Father gives me will come to me. Him who comes to me I will in no way throw out.
and you take of their daughters to your sons, and their daughters play the prostitute after their gods, and make your sons play the prostitute after their gods.
"'The flesh that touches any unclean thing shall not be eaten. It shall be burned with fire. As for the flesh, everyone who is clean may eat it;
"'By these you will become unclean: whoever touches the carcass of them shall be unclean until the evening.
All the days of his separation he is holy to Yahweh.
neither shall you make marriages with them; your daughter you shall not give to his son, nor shall you take his daughter for your son.
Every animal that parts the hoof, and has the hoof cloven in two, [and] chews the cud, among the animals, that may you eat.
that they not teach you to do after all their abominations, which they have done to their gods; so would you sin against Yahweh your God.
1 Samuel 8:20
that we also may be like all the nations, and that our king may judge us, and go out before us, and fight our battles."
I have not sat with deceitful men, neither will I go in with hypocrites.
Judah became his sanctuary, Israel his dominion.
Don't befriend a hot-tempered man, and don't associate with one who harbors anger:
"Don't handle, nor taste, nor touch"