Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry:
Being conscious that our old man was put to death on the cross with him, so that the body of sin might be put away, and we might no longer be servants to sin.
For if you go in the way of the flesh, death will come on you; but if by the Spirit you put to death the works of the body, you will have life.
And those who are Christ's have put to death on the cross the flesh with its passions and its evil desires.
But evil acts of the flesh and all unclean things, or desire for others' property, let it not even be named among you, as is right for saints;
And do not give your bodies to sin as the instruments of wrongdoing, but give yourselves to God, as those who are living from the dead, and your bodies as instruments of righteousness to God.
For when we were in the flesh, the evil passions which came into being through the law were working in our bodies to give the fruit of death.
What is the cause of wars and fighting among you? is it not in your desires which are at war in your bodies?
What then is to be said? is the law sin? in no way. But I would not have had knowledge of sin but for the law: for I would not have been conscious of desire if the law had not said, You may not have a desire for what is another's.
1 Corinthians 10:6
Now these things were for an example to us, so that our hearts might not go after evil things, as they did.
Who having no more power of feeling, have given themselves up to evil passions, to do all unclean things with overmuch desire.
1 Peter 2:11
My loved ones, I make this request with all my heart, that, as those for whom this world is a strange country, you will keep yourselves from the desires of the flesh which make war against the soul;
If I made gold my hope, or if I ever said to the best gold, I have put my faith in you;
And the wolf will be living with the lamb, and the leopard will take his rest with the young goat; and the lion will take grass for food like the ox; and the young lion will go with the young ones of the herd; and a little child will be their guide.
And they will come there, and take away all the hated and disgusting things from it.