Attitudes, Of Christians To The World
Most Relevant Verses
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect.
But this I say, brethren, the time has been shortened, so that from now on those who have wives should be as though they had none; and those who weep, as though they did not weep; and those who rejoice, as though they did not rejoice; and those who buy, as though they did not possess; and those who use the world, as though they did not make full use of it; for the form of this world is passing away.
Do not love the world nor the things in the world If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.
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.
No soldier in active service entangles himself in the affairs of everyday life, so that he may please the one who enlisted him as a soldier.
save others, snatching them out of the fire; and on some have mercy with fear, hating even the garment polluted by the flesh.
- World (408 instances)
- Bad Influence
- Commitment, to the world
- Divided Hearts
- Gospel, Responses To
- Knowing God's Will
- Love, Abuse Of
- Social duties
- Society, Positive Aspects Of
- Spiritual Warfare, Enemies In
- The World Without God