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.
The carnal mind
The carnal mind
And just as they did not see fit to acknowledge God, God gave them over to a depraved mind, to do what should not be done.
For if while we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of his Son, how much more, since we have been reconciled, will we be saved by his life?
You shall not bow down to them or serve them, for I, the Lord, your God, am a jealous God, responding to the transgression of fathers by dealing with children to the third and fourth generations of those who reject me,
2 Chronicles 19:2
the prophet Jehu son of Hanani confronted him; he said to King Jehoshaphat, "Is it right to help the wicked and be an ally of those who oppose the Lord? Because you have done this the Lord is angry with you!
For the music director; according to the machalath style; a well-written song by David. Fools say to themselves, "There is no God." They sin and commit evil deeds; none of them does what is right.
The world cannot hate you, but it hates me, because I am testifying about it that its deeds are evil.
The one who hates me hates my Father too.
They are darkened in their understanding, being alienated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them due to the hardness of their hearts.
And you were at one time strangers and enemies in your minds as expressed through your evil deeds,
2 Timothy 3:4
treacherous, reckless, conceited, loving pleasure rather than loving God.
Adulterers, do you not know that friendship with the world means hostility toward God? So whoever decides to be the world's friend makes himself God's enemy.
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,
so that the righteous requirement of the law may be fulfilled in us, who do not walk according to the flesh but according to the Spirit.
Do we then nullify the law through faith? Absolutely not! Instead we uphold the law.
What shall we say then? Is the law sin? Absolutely not! Certainly, I would not have known sin except through the law. For indeed I would not have known what it means to desire something belonging to someone else if the law had not said, "Do not covet."
So anyone who breaks one of the least of these commands and teaches others to do so will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever obeys them and teaches others to do so will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
1 Corinthians 9:21
To those free from the law I became like one free from the law (though I am not free from God's law but under the law of Christ) to gain those free from the law.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
"For this is the covenant that I will establish with the house of Israel after those days, says the Lord. I will put my laws in their minds and I will inscribe them on their hearts. And I will be their God and they will be my people.
But there is little hope for you ever doing good, you who are so accustomed to doing evil. Can an Ethiopian change the color of his skin? Can a leopard remove its spots?
Offspring of vipers! How are you able to say anything good, since you are evil? For the mouth speaks from what fills the heart.
1 Corinthians 2:14
The unbeliever does not receive the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him. And he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually discerned.
2 Peter 2:14
Their eyes, full of adultery, never stop sinning; they entice unstable people. They have trained their hearts for greed, these cursed children!
Jesus said to him, "'Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.'