Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.
The world cannot hate you, but it hates me because I testify of it that its works are evil.
I will no longer talk much with you, for the ruler of this world is coming, and he has nothing in me.
If you were of the world, the world would love its own. But because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.
I have given them your word; and the world has hated them because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.
1 Corinthians 3:19
For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God. For it is written, "He catches the wise in their own craftiness";
2 Corinthians 4:4
In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, so that they might not see the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.
2 Corinthians 6:14
Do not be yoked together with unbelievers. For what partnership have righteousness and lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?
who gave himself for our sins to rescue us from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father,
in which you formerly walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work in the sons of disobedience.
Now this I affirm and testify in the Lord, that you must no longer live as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their minds,
Religion that is pure and undefiled in the sight of our God and Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their distress, and to keep oneself unstained by the world.
You adulteresses, do you not know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
1 Peter 1:14
As obedient children, do not be conformed to the former lusts which were yours in your ignorance,
1 Peter 4:2
so as to live the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for human lusts, but for the will of God.
2 Peter 1:4
By these he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may escape from the corruption that is in the world because of lust, and become partakers of the divine nature.
2 Peter 2:20
For if, after they have escaped the defilements of the world by the knowledge of the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they are again entangled in them and are overcome, the last state has become worse for them than the first.
1 John 2:15
Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.
1 John 3:13
Do not marvel, my brethren, if the world hates you.
1 John 4:4
You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.
1 John 5:19
We know that we are of God, and the whole world is under the power of the evil one.
And the great dragon was thrown down, that ancient serpent, who is called the Devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole worldhe was thrown down to the earth, and his angels were thrown down with him.
and all who dwell on earth will worship it, every one whose name has not been written from the foundation of the world in the book of life of the Lamb that was slain.
But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh, to gratify its desires.
2 Corinthians 5:17
Therefore, if any one is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has passed away, behold, the new has come.
I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened, so that you may know what is the hope to which he has called you, what are the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints,
You were taught, with regard to your former manner of life, to put off your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful lusts;
And although you were once alienated and hostile in mind, doing evil deeds,
and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator.
he saved us, not on the basis of deeds which we have done in righteousness, but because of his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal in the Holy Spirit,
I appeal to you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.
So the law is holy, and the commandment is holy and just and good.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
(for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness and righteousness and truth),
Epaphras, who is one of your number, a servant of Jesus Christ, sends you his greetings, always laboring earnestly for you in his prayers, that you may stand mature and fully assured in all the will of God.
1 Thessalonians 4:3
For this is the will of God, your sanctification: that is, that you should abstain from sexual immorality;
2 Timothy 3:16
All scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness;
But not so among you; on the contrary, he who is greatest among you, let him be as the youngest, and he who leads as one who serves.