Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry:
Knowing this, that our old man was crucified with him, so that the body of sin might be inactivated, no longer to enslave us to sin.
For if ye live according to flesh, ye are going to die, but if in spirit ye kill the deeds of the body, ye will live.
And those of the Christ have crucified the flesh with its passions and the lusts.
But fornication, and all uncleanness, or greed, shall not even be named among you as befits the sanctified,
And do not present your body-parts as instruments of unrighteousness to sin, but present yourselves to God, as living out of the dead, and your body-parts as instruments of righteousness to God,
For when we were in the flesh, the passions of the sins were working in our body-parts (through the law) in order to bear fruit to death.
From where are wars and fightings among you? Is it not from here: from your pleasures warring in your body-parts?
What will we say then? The law is sin? May it not happen! Yet I did not know sin except through law. For likewise I would not have known lust, if the law did not say, Thou shall not covet.
1 Corinthians 10:6
But these things became our examples, for us not to be men who lust for evil things as those also lusted.
Who, having become callous, gave themselves over to licentiousness for the work of all uncleanness in greed.
1 Peter 2:11
Beloved, I beseech you as aliens and sojourners, to abstain from the fleshly lusts, which war against the soul.
If I have made gold my hope, and have said to the fine gold, [Thou are] my confidence;
And the wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid, and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together, and a little child shall lead them.
And they shall come there, and they shall take away from there all the detestable things of it and all the abominations of it.