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20 Bible Verses about Lack Of Holiness

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Psalm 17:14

Lord, use your power to deliver me from these murderers, from the murderers of this world! They enjoy prosperity; you overwhelm them with the riches they desire. They have many children, and leave their wealth to their offspring.

Ezekiel 22:26

Her priests abuse my law and have desecrated my holy things. They do not distinguish between the holy and the profane, or recognize any distinction between the unclean and the clean. They ignore my Sabbaths and I am profaned in their midst.

Ezekiel 42:20

He measured it on all four sides. It had a wall around it, 875 feet long and 875 feet wide, to separate the holy and common places.

Micah 4:11

Many nations have now assembled against you. They say, "Jerusalem must be desecrated, so we can gloat over Zion!"

Zephaniah 3:4

Her prophets are proud; they are deceitful men. Her priests defile what is holy; they break God's laws.

Matthew 12:5

Or have you not read in the law that the priests in the temple desecrate the Sabbath and yet are not guilty?

Mark 7:2

And they saw that some of Jesus' disciples ate their bread with unclean hands, that is, unwashed.

Mark 7:5

The Pharisees and the experts in the law asked him, "Why do your disciples not live according to the tradition of the elders, but eat with unwashed hands?"

Acts 10:14

But Peter said, "Certainly not, Lord, for I have never eaten anything defiled and ritually unclean!"

Acts 10:15

The voice spoke to him again, a second time, "What God has made clean, you must not consider ritually unclean!"

Acts 10:28

He said to them, "You know that it is unlawful for a Jew to associate with or visit a Gentile, yet God has shown me that I should call no person defiled or ritually unclean.

Acts 11:8

But I said, 'Certainly not, Lord, for nothing defiled or ritually unclean has ever entered my mouth!'

Acts 11:9

But the voice replied a second time from heaven, 'What God has made clean, you must not consider ritually unclean!'

Acts 19:37

For you have brought these men here who are neither temple robbers nor blasphemers of our goddess.

Acts 24:6

He even tried to desecrate the temple, so we arrested him.

1 Timothy 1:9

realizing that law is not intended for a righteous person, but for lawless and rebellious people, for the ungodly and sinners, for the unholy and profane, for those who kill their fathers or mothers, for murderers,

Exodus 20:25

If you make me an altar of stone, you must not build it of stones shaped with tools, for if you use your tool on it you have defiled it.

Psalm 74:7

They set your sanctuary on fire; they desecrate your dwelling place by knocking it to the ground.

Exodus 31:14

So you must keep the Sabbath, for it is holy for you. Everyone who defiles it must surely be put to death; indeed, if anyone does any work on it, then that person will be cut off from among his people.

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