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46 Bible Verses about Respecting Your Body

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1 Corinthians 6:16

Or do you not know that anyone who is united with a prostitute is one body with her? For it is said, "The two will become one flesh."

1 Corinthians 12:23

and those members we consider less honorable we clothe with greater honor, and our unpresentable members are clothed with dignity,

1 Thessalonians 4:12

In this way you will live a decent life before outsiders and not be in need.

John 2:21

But Jesus was speaking about the temple of his body.

Deuteronomy 28:50

a nation of stern appearance that will have no regard for the elderly or pity for the young.

Colossians 2:23

Even though they have the appearance of wisdom with their self-imposed worship and false humility achieved by an unsparing treatment of the body -- a wisdom with no true value -- they in reality result in fleshly indulgence.

Romans 8:12

So then, brothers and sisters, we are under obligation, not to the flesh, to live according to the flesh

Ephesians 5:28

In the same way husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself.

James 2:9

But if you show prejudice, you are committing sin and are convicted by the law as violators.

Deuteronomy 28:11

The Lord will greatly multiply your children, the offspring of your livestock, and the produce of your soil in the land which he promised your ancestors he would give you.

1 Corinthians 11:27

For this reason, whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be guilty of the body and blood of the Lord.

Malachi 2:15

No one who has even a small portion of the Spirit in him does this. What did our ancestor do when seeking a child from God? Be attentive, then, to your own spirit, for one should not be disloyal to the wife he took in his youth.

Job 37:24

Therefore people fear him, for he does not regard all the wise in heart."

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