46 Bible Verses about Morality
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For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith with goodness, goodness with knowledge,
Do not be deceived: "Bad company corrupts good morals."
They show that the work of the law is written on their hearts. Their consciences testify in support of this, and their competing thoughts either accuse or excuse them
Therefore, ridding yourselves of all moral filth and evil excess, humbly receive the implanted word, which is able to save you.
For this is God's will, your sanctification: that you abstain from sexual immorality,
But because of sexual immorality, each man should have his own wife, and each woman should have her own husband.
Although they know full well God's just sentence-that those who practice such things deserve to die-they not only do them, but even applaud others who practice them.
Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who substitute darkness for light and light for darkness, who substitute bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter.
"Foods for the stomach and the stomach for foods," but God will do away with both of them. The body is not for sexual immorality but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.
The Rock-His work is perfect; all His ways are entirely just. A faithful God, without prejudice, He is righteous and true.
From the creation of the world His invisible attributes, that is, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what He has made. As a result, people are without excuse.
They are darkened in their understanding, excluded from the life of God, because of the ignorance that is in them and because of the hardness of their hearts.
So, when Gentiles, who do not have the law, instinctively do what the law demands, they are a law to themselves even though they do not have the law.
Flee from sexual immorality! "Every sin a person can commit is outside the body," but the person who is sexually immoral sins against his own body.
You are to pay him his wages each day before the sun sets, because he is poor and depends on them. Otherwise he will cry out to the Lord against you, and you will be held guilty.
Now the works of the flesh are obvious: sexual immorality, moral impurity, promiscuity,
If we live by the Spirit, we must also follow the Spirit.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
yet we know that no one is justified by the works of the law but by faith in Jesus Christ. And we have believed in Christ Jesus, so that we might be justified by faith in Christ and not by the works of the law, because by the works of the law no human being will be justified.
Doing what is righteous and just is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice.
It is widely reported that there is sexual immorality among you, and the kind of sexual immorality that is not even condoned among the Gentiles-a man is living with his father's wife.
for justice will again be righteous, and all the upright in heart will follow it.
They became callous and gave themselves over to promiscuity for the practice of every kind of impurity with a desire for more and more.
Conduct yourselves honorably among the Gentiles, so that in a case where they speak against you as those who do evil, they may, by observing your good works, glorify God in a day of visitation.
Won't all of these take up a taunt against him, with mockery and riddles about him? They will say: Woe to him who amasses what is not his- how much longer?- and loads himself with goods taken in pledge.
Were you called while a slave? It should not be a concern to you. But if you can become free, by all means take the opportunity.
But sexual immorality and any impurity or greed should not even be heard of among you, as is proper for saints.
Solomon's proverbs: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son, heartache to his mother.
Just as you don't know the path of the wind, or how bones [develop] in the womb of a pregnant woman, so you don't know the work of God who makes everything.
"When someone sins [in any of these ways]: [If] he has seen, heard, or known about something he has witnessed, and did not respond to a public call to testify, he is guilty.
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For I am the Lord your God, so you must consecrate yourselves and be holy because I am holy. You must not defile yourselves by any swarming creature that crawls on the ground.