Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed.
Whence wars and whence fightings among you? are they not from hence - due to your pleasures which are taking the field in your members?
Then Yahweh saw that great, was the wickedness of man in the earth, and that, every purpose of the devices of his heart, was only wicked all the day;
And Yahweh smelled a satisfying odour, so Yahweh said to himself. I will not, again, curse any more the ground for man's sake, although the device of the heart of man, be wicked from his youth, - neither will I again, any more smite every living thing, as I have done.
When I saw among the spoil a certain goodly mantle of Babylonia and two hundred shekels of silver and a certain wedge of gold - fifty shekels the weight thereof, then I coveted them, then I took them, - and, there they are, hid in the earth, in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.
2 Samuel 11:2
And it came to pass that, at eventide, David arose from his couch, and walked to and fro on the roof of the king's house, when, from the roof, he saw a woman bathing herself, - the woman being exceeding beautiful to look upon.
1 Kings 21:2
Ahab, therefore, spake unto Naboth, saying - Come! give me thy vineyard, that I may have it for a garden of herbs, for, the same, is near by my house, and let me give thee, instead thereof, a vineyard better than it, - if it be good in thine eyes, I will give thee silver to the value of this.
If my heart hath been enticed unto a woman, or, by the door of my neighbour, I have lien in wait,
Above all that must be guarded, keep thou thy heart, for, out of it, are the issues of life.
He is feeding on ashes, A deluded heart, hath turned him aside, - And he cannot deliver his own soul nor say, Is there not a falsehood in my right hand?
It hath utterly destroyed thee, O Israel, for it was against me, as thy helper!
But, I, say unto you, that, Every one who looketh on a woman so as to covet her, already, hath committed adultery with her, in his heart.
while, the things which proceed out of the mouth, out of the heart, come forth, and, they, defile the man.
For, from within, out of the heart of men, the base designs, come forth, - fornications, thefts,
For, sin, - taking occasion - through the commandment, completely deceived me and, through it, slew me:
That ye were to strip off - as regardeth the former behaviour - the old man, who corrupteth himself according to his deceitful covetings,
But be exhorting one another, on each successive day, - while the To-day is being named! lest any from among you be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.
And the man said, - The woman whom thou didst put with me, she, gave me of the tree, so I did eat.
And Pharaoh made his heart dull, this time also, - and did not let the people go.
yet hath Yahweh not given onto you a heart to know, or eyes to see or ears to hear, - until this day.
Deceitful is the heart above all things And, dangerously wayward, - Who can know it?
And he was saying - That which, out of the man, cometh forth, that, defileth the man;