Therefore having these declarations, dearly let us cleanse ourselves from all defilements of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
The fear of Jehovah hates evil: pride and haughtiness, and the evil way, and the mouth of perverseness I hated.
Therefore come out from the midst of them, and be separated, says the Lord, and touch not the unclean; and I will receive you.
Dearly beloved, I beseech as sojourners and strangers, to keep off from fleshly passions, which war against the soul;
And every one having this hope in him purifies himself, as he himself is pure.
And he will command upon them, saying, Thus shall ye do in the fear of Jehovah, with faithfulness and with the whole heart.
The fear of Jehovah being pure, standing forever: the judgments of Jehovah, truth, they were altogether just
Create for me a clean heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit in my midst,
In what shall a youth cleanse his way? To watch according to thy word.
By mercy and truth iniquity shall be expiated: and in the fear of Jehovah a departing from evil.
Who shall say, I cleansed my heart; I was pure from my sin?
A generation pure in its eyes, and not washed from its finding.
Wash ye, cleanse yourselves: turn away evil from your doings from before mine eyes; leave off the evil;
The unjust one shall forsake his way, and the man of vanity his purposes, and turn back to Jehovah, and he will pity him, and to our God, for he will multiply to forgive.
O Jerusalem, wash from evil to thy heart so that thou shalt be saved. How long shall purposes of thy vanity lodge in the midst of thee?
Thine adulteries and thy neighings, the purpose of thy harlotry upon the hills, in the field, I saw thine abominations. Wo to thee, O Jerusalem thou wilt not be cleansed after me; how long yet?
For this I will judge you, O house of Israel, each according to his ways, says the Lord Jehovah: Turn back and withdraw from all your transgressions; and iniquity shall not be to you for a stumbling block.
And I sprinkled clean waters upon you, and ye were cleansed: from all your uncleannesses and from all your blocks will I cleanse you.
Happy the pure in heart: tor they shall see God.
Either make the tree good, and its fruit good; or make the tree rotten, and its fruit rotten; for the tree is known by its fruit.
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye cleanse the outside of the cup, and the side dish of sweet-meats, and within they are full of pillage and bad mixture.
And the Lord said to him, Now ye Pharisees cleanse the outside of the cup and trencher; and your inside is full of plunder and wickedness.
Then truly the churches through the Whole of Judea and Galilee and Samaria, had peace, being built up; and going in the fear of the Lord, and in the consolation of the Holy Spirit, were multiplied.
And the law entered, that the fall might abound. And where sin abounded, grace superabounded:
For ye were bought for a price: then glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are of God.
Forasmuch as the solemn promises of God in him yea, and in him Amen, for glory to God by us.
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.
For the adjusting of the holy, for the work of the service, for the building up of the body of Christ:
Not that I have alreaedy attained or have been already perfected: and I pursue, if I also may overtake, for which also I was overtaken by Christ Jesus.
To make your hearts firm, complete in holiness before God, and our Father, in the arrival of our Lord Jesus Christ with all his holy ones.
And the same God of peace consecrate you perfectly compete; and your whole spirit and soul and body be kept faultless to the arrival of our Lord Jesus Christ.
For the grace of God who saves, was manifested to all men,
Let us therefore fear, lest a solemn promise being left to come into his rest, any of you should seem to have failed.
To the assembly of people, and church of the firstborn, transcribed in the heavens, and to God the Judge of all, and. to the spirits of the just perfected,
Wherefore we receiving a kingdom unmoved; we should have grace by which we might serve God acceptably, with reverence and circumspection:
Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you. Cleanse the hands, ye sinful; and purify the hearts, ye double souled.
Having purified your souls in the hearing of the truth by the Spirit to unfeigned brotherly love, out of pure hearts love ye one another cordially:
And the God of all grace, having called us to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus, may he put you in proper order, having suffered a little time, may he support you, make firm, lay the foundation.
(By which the greatest and precious promises are bestowed upon us: that by these ye might be having escaped from the corruption in the world through eager desires.)
But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have communion with one another, and the blood of Jesus Christ cleanses us from every sin.
If we acknowledge our sins, he is faithful and just that he let go sins to us, and cleanse us from all injustice.