Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be.

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The carnal mind

Romans 1:28
And just as they refused to recognize God any longer, God has abandoned them to unworthy impulses and indecent conduct.
Romans 5:10
If, when we were God's enemies, we were reconciled to him through the death of his Son, it is far more certain that now that we are reconciled we shall be saved through sharing in his life!
John 7:7
It is impossible for the world to hate you, but it does hate me for testifying that its ways are wrong.
John 15:23
Whoever hates me hates my Father also.
Ephesians 4:18
They are estranged from the life of God because of the ignorance that exists among them and their obstinacy of heart,
Colossians 1:21
And it has brought you, who were once estranged from him, hostile in attitude and engaged in doing wrong (though now he has reconciled you
2 Timothy 3:4
treacherous, reckless, conceited, caring more for pleasure than for God,
James 4:4
You renegades! Do you not know that the friendship of the world means enmity with God? So whoever wishes to be the world's friend declares himself God's enemy.
1 John 2:15
Do not love the world or what is in the world. If anyone loves the world, there is no love for the Father in his heart,

For it

Romans 8:4
so that the requirement of the Law might be fully met in our case, since we live not on the physical but on the spiritual plane.
Romans 3:31
Is this using faith to overthrow law? Far from it. This confirms the Law.
Romans 7:7
Then what shall we conclude? That the Law is sin? Certainly not! Yet, if it had not been for the Law, I should never have learned what sin was; I should not have known what it was to covet if the Law had not said, "You must not covet."
Matthew 5:19
Anyone, therefore, who weakens one of the slightest of these commands, and teaches others to do so, will be ranked lowest in the Kingdom of Heaven; but anyone who observes them and teaches others to do so will be ranked high in the Kingdom of Heaven.
1 Corinthians 9:21
To those who have no law I have become like a man without any law??hough I am not without the law of God, but under the law of Christ??o as to win over those who are without any law.
Galatians 5:22
But what the Spirit produces is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
Hebrews 8:10
'For this is the agreement that I will make with the house of Israel, In those later days,' says the Lord; 'I will put my laws into their minds, And write them on their hearts, And they will have me for their God, And I will have them for my people.


Matthew 12:34
You brood of snakes! how can you, bad as you are, utter anything good? For the mouth says only what the heart is full of.
1 Corinthians 2:14
A material man will not accept what the Spirit of God offers. It seems mere folly to him, and he cannot understand it, because it takes spiritual insight to see its true value.
2 Peter 2:14
They have eyes for nobody but adulterous women??yes insatiable in sin. They lure unsteadfast souls. Their hearts are trained in greed. They are accursed!

General references

Matthew 22:37
And he said to him, " 'You must love the Lord your God with your whole heart, your whole soul, and your whole mind.'