Purity, Moral And Spiritual
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Now this we have heard from Him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in Him there is no darkness at all.
And every one, that hath this hope in Him, purifieth himself, even as He is pure.
and was transfigured before them: and his face shone like the sun, and his raiment became white as the light.
For such an high-priest was meet for us, who was holy, harmless, undefiled, separate from sinners, and higher than the heavens;
Blessed are the pure in heart; for they shall see God.
Mortify therefore your members that are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, disorderly passion, evil concupiscence, and insatiable desire, which is indeed idolatry:
Purge out therefore the old leaven, that ye may be a new mass, without leaven. For our paschal lamb, even Christ, was slain for us. Wherefore let us keep the feast, not with the old leaven, nor with the leaven of malice and wickedness, but with the unleavening of sincerity and truth.
Know ye not that your bodies are members of Christ? shall I then take the members of Christ, and make them members of an harlot? God forbid! What! know ye not that he who is joined to an harlot is one body with her? for these two, saith he, shall be one flesh. And he that is joined to the Lord is one spirit.read more.
Flee from whoredom. Every other sin, that a man committeth, is without the body; but he, that committeth whoredom, sinneth against his own body. What! know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost, which is in you, which ye have from God? and ye are not your own, for ye are bought with a price. Glorify God therefore in your body, and in your spirit, which are God's.
For this is the will of God, even your sanctification: that ye should abstain from fornication,
To the pure indeed all things are pure; but to the polluted and unbelieving nothing is pure; even their mind and conscience is polluted.
Marriage is honorable in all, and the bed is not defiled: but whoremongers and adulterers God will judge.
Pure and uncorrupt religion before God and our Father is this, to take care of orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep himself unspotted from the world.
Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you: cleanse your hands, O sinners, and purify your hearts, ye double minded.
and preaching the baptism of repentance in order to the remission of sins;
For I am jealous over you with a godly jealousy, having espoused you to one husband, that I may present you as a chaste virgin to Christ.
Wherefore, beloved, seeing ye expect these things, give diligence to be found of Him in peace, spotless and blameless;
how much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself spotless to God, purify your conscience from dead works, that ye may serve the living God?
and to Jesus the mediator of the new covenant, and to the blood of sprinkling, that speaketh better things than Abel.
but if we walk in the light, as He is in the light, we have communion with one another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.
Submit yourselves therefore to God: resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you: cleanse your hands, O sinners, and purify your hearts, ye double minded.
whom resist, stedfast in the faith, knowing that the same sufferings are endured by your brethren in the world.
teaching us that denying ungodliness, and worldly desires, we should live soberly, and righteously, and piously in this present world; looking for the blessed hope, and glorious appearance of the great God, and our Saviour, Jesus Christ:
- Approaching God
- Beatitudes, the
- Being Cleansed From Sin
- Being Gay
- Clean, Spiritual Use
- Cleansing The Body
- Colors, White
- Desires For Holiness
- Holiness, Believers' Growth In
- Light, Spiritual
- Love, In Relationships
- Motives, Importance Of
- Perfection, Divine
- Perfection, Human
- Pure People
- Restored In Jesus Christ
- Sex Before Marriage
- Sexual Chastity
- Sexual Immorality
- Sexual Purity
- Signs Of Repentance