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.
but me it hates, because I bear my testimony concerning it, that it's deeds are evil.
I shall not have much more conversation with you: for the prince of this world is coming; not that he hath any thing in me,
If ye were of the world, the world would love its own: but because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hateth you.
I have given them thy word; and the world hath 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 taketh the wise in their own craftiness:"
2 Corinthians 4:4
among whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of the unbelieving, so that the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, doth not shine unto them:
2 Corinthians 6:14
Be not unsuitably connected with infidels: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? or what communion hath light with darkness?
who gave himself for our sins, that He might deliver us from the present evil world, according to the will of our God and Father:
in which ye formerly walked after the manner of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that still operates in the children of disobedience:
This I say therefore, and charge you in the name of the Lord, that ye no longer walk as the rest of the Gentiles walk,
Pure and uncorrupt religion before God and our Father is this, to take care of orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep himself unspotted from the world.
Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity to God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God.
1 Peter 1:14
as children of obedience, not conforming yourselves to the former lusts in your ignorance:
1 Peter 4:2
that he should no longer live the rest of his time in the flesh according to the lusts of men, but after the will of God.
2 Peter 1:4
by which are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises; that by these ye may become partakers of a divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.
2 Peter 2:20
For if, after they had escaped the pollutions of the world, through the knowledge of the Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, they are again entangled and vanquished by them, their last state is worse than the first;
1 John 2:15
Love not the world, nor the things that are in the world; for if any one love the world to excess, the love of the Father is not in him.
1 John 3:13
Wonder not then, my brethren, if the world hate you:
1 John 4:4
Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He, that is in you, than he that is in the world.
1 John 5:19
We know that we are of God, and the whole world lieth under the wicked one.
And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the devil and Satan, who deceiveth the whole world: he was cast down to the earth, and his angels were cast down with him.
So that all who dwell upon the earth shall worship him, whose names are not written in the book of life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world.
But put on the Lord Jesus, and make not provision for the flesh to gratify its irregular desires.
2 Corinthians 5:17
And therefore if any one be in Christ, he is created anew: old things are passed away, behold all things are become new.
and enlighten the eyes of your understanding; that ye may know, what is the hope of his calling, and how rich the glory of his inheritance in the saints;
which according to your former conversation was corrupted with deceitful lusts,
And you that were formerly alienated, and enemies in your mind by wicked works,
and have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge, after the image of Him that created him.
not for works of righteousness which we had done, but according to his own mercy He saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the holy Spirit;
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, and well-pleasing to God, as your rational service.
So that the law is holy; and the commandment holy, and just, and good.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering,
walk therefore as children of light, (for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth,)
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, saluteth you; who always strives earnestly for you in his prayers, that ye may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God:
1 Thessalonians 4:3
For this is the will of God, even your sanctification: that ye should abstain from fornication,
2 Timothy 3:16
and is profitable for doctrine, for conviction, for correction, for instruction in righteousness;
But ye shall not do so: but let the greatest among you be as the younger; and he that presides as he that serveth.