Flesh As The Sinful Nature
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But they that are of the Christ have crucified the flesh with the passions and the lusts.
Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are fornication, uncleanness, licentiousness, idolatry, sorcery, hatred, strifes, jealousies, angers, contentions, disputes, schools of opinion, envyings, murders, drunkennesses, revels, and things like these; as to which I tell you beforehand, even as I also have said before, that they who do such things shall not inherit God's kingdom.
among whom we also all once had our conversation in the lusts of our flesh, doing what the flesh and the thoughts willed to do, and were children, by nature, of wrath, even as the rest:
But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and do not take forethought for the flesh to fulfil its lusts.
As many as desire to have a fair appearance in the flesh, these compel you to be circumcised, only that they may not be persecuted because of the cross of Christ. For neither do they that are circumcised themselves keep the law; but they wish you to be circumcised, that they may boast in your flesh.
For the flesh lusts against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these things are opposed one to the other, that ye should not do those things which ye desire;
For they that are according to flesh mind the things of the flesh; and they that are according to Spirit, the things of the Spirit. For the mind of the flesh is death; but the mind of the Spirit life and peace. Because the mind of the flesh is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God; for neither indeed can it be:read more.
and they that are in flesh cannot please God. But ye are not in flesh but in Spirit, if indeed God's Spirit dwell in you; but if any one has not the Spirit of Christ he is not of him:
For he that sows to his own flesh, shall reap corruption from the flesh; but he that sows to the Spirit, from the Spirit shall reap eternal life:
For when we were in the flesh the passions of sins, which were by the law, wrought in our members to bring forth fruit to death;
- Ambition, negative aspects of
- Avoiding Sin
- Evil Desires
- Evil Passions
- Fruits Of Sin
- Living Not For The Material
- Participation, In Sin
- Reaping What You Sow
- Self Discipline
- Self Indulgence
- Sin Produces Death
- Sin, Causes Of
- Sin, Universality Of
- Sins Of The Flesh
- Social duties
- Spiritual Warfare, Enemies In