46 Bible Verses about Passion
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Now those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.
For when we were in the flesh, the sinful passions operated through the law in every part of us and bore fruit for death.
But if they do not have self-control, they should marry, for it is better to marry than to burn with desire.
Then after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin, and when sin is fully grown, it gives birth to death.
in order to live the remaining time in the flesh, no longer for human desires, but for God's will.
This is why God delivered them over to degrading passions. For even their females exchanged natural sexual intercourse for what is unnatural.
instructing us to deny godlessness and worldly lusts and to live in a sensible, righteous, and godly way in the present age,
A tranquil heart is life to the body, but jealousy is rottenness to the bones.
Elijah was a man with a nature like ours; yet he prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and for three years and six months it did not rain on the land.
What is the source of the wars and the fights among you? Don't they come from the cravings that are at war within you?
who were born, not of blood, or of the will of the flesh, or of the will of man, but of God.
so that each of you knows how to possess his own vessel in sanctification and honor,
You ask and don't receive because you ask wrongly, so that you may spend it on your desires for pleasure.
The males in the same way also left natural sexual intercourse with females and were inflamed in their lust for one another. Males committed shameless acts with males and received in their own persons the appropriate penalty for their perversion.
After He had suffered, He also presented Himself alive to them by many convincing proofs, appearing to them during 40 days and speaking about the kingdom of God.
As obedient children, do not be conformed to the desires of your former ignorance
Do not lack diligence; be fervent in spirit; serve the Lord.
Flee from youthful passions, and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.
A second angel followed, saying: "It has fallen, Babylon the Great has fallen, who made all nations drink the wine of her sexual immorality, which brings wrath."
"Men! Why are you doing these things? We are men also, with the same nature as you, and we are proclaiming good news to you, that you should turn from these worthless things to the living God, who made the heaven, the earth, the sea, and everything in them .
For we too were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, captives of various passions and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, detesting one another.
Set me as a seal on your heart, as a seal on your arm. For love is as strong as death; ardent love is as unrelenting as Sheol. Love's flames are fiery flames- the fiercest of all.
Who can withstand His indignation? Who can endure His burning anger? His wrath is poured out like fire, even rocks are shattered before Him.
Therefore, put to death whatever in you is worldly: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desire, and greed, which is idolatry.
We too all previously lived among them in our fleshly desires, carrying out the inclinations of our flesh and thoughts, and by nature we were children under wrath, as the others were also.
He put on righteousness like a breastplate, and a helmet of salvation on His head; He put on garments of vengeance for clothing, and He wrapped Himself in zeal as in a cloak.
Young women of Jerusalem, I charge you: if you find my love, tell him that I am lovesick.
All bitterness, anger and wrath, insult and slander must be removed from you, along with all wickedness.
especially those who follow the polluting desires of the flesh and despise authority. Bold, arrogant people! They do not tremble when they blaspheme the glorious ones;
Young women of Jerusalem, I charge you: do not stir up or awaken love until the appropriate time.
Woe to him who gives his neighbors drink, pouring out your wrath and even making them drunk, in order to look at their nakedness!
Topics on Passion
- Death To Self
- Evil Desires
- Evil Passions
- Flesh As The Sinful Nature
- Love, In Relationships
- Same Sex Marriage
- Self Discipline
- Self Indulgence
- Sin Produces Death
- Sin, Avoidance Of