Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wherefore God also gave them up to uncleanness through the lusts of their own hearts, to dishonour their own bodies between themselves:
Through the lusts
But my people did not hearken to my voice, and Israel did not love me.
Ephraim is given over to idols; leave him.
Let them alone; they are blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into a pit.
Then God withdrew and gave them up to worship the host of the heaven; as it is written in the book of the prophets, O ye house of Israel, have ye offered to me slain beasts and sacrifices by the space of forty years in the wilderness?
who in generations past suffered all the Gentiles to walk in their own ways.
Being therefore of the lineage of God, we ought not to think that which is Divine is like unto gold or silver or stone, bearing the mark of art and man's imagination.
having the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God through the ignorance that is in them because of the blindness of their heart,
2 Thessalonians 2:10
and with all deception of iniquity working in those that perish because they did not receive the charity of the truth, to be saved.
Through the lusts
Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body that ye should obey it in the lusts thereof.
1 Corinthians 6:13
Foods are for the belly, and the belly for foods; but God shall destroy both it and them. Now the body is not for fornication, but for the Lord; and the Lord for the body.
1 Thessalonians 4:4
that every one of you should know how to possess his vessel in sanctification and honesty,
2 Timothy 2:20
But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and of silver, but also of wood and of clay, and likewise some to honour, and some to dishonour.
and likewise also the males, leaving the natural use of the females, burned in their lust one toward another, males with males committing nefarious works and receiving in themselves the recompense that proceeded from their error.
Thou shalt not lie with males as with women; it is abomination.
and they called unto Lot and said unto him, Where are the men who came in to thee this night? Bring them out unto us that we may know them.