67 Bible Verses about

Sexual Sin, Nature Of

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Romans 13:12-14

The night is nearly over, and the daylight is near, so let us discard the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.

Colossians 3:5-6

Therefore, put to death whatever in you is worldly: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desire, and greed, which is idolatry.

Mark 7:21-22

For from within, out of people's hearts, come evil thoughts, sexual immoralities, thefts, murders,

Matthew 15:20

These are the things that defile a man, but eating with unwashed hands does not defile a man."

Mark 7:23

All these evil things come from within and defile a person."

Romans 1:24

Therefore God delivered them over in the cravings of their hearts to sexual impurity, so that their bodies were degraded among themselves.

Leviticus 18:24-25

"Do not defile yourselves by any of these [practices], for the nations I am driving out before you have defiled themselves by all these things.

1 Corinthians 5:6

Your boasting is not good. Don't you know that a little yeast permeates the whole batch of dough?

Revelation 19:2

because His judgments are true and righteous, because He has judged the notorious prostitute who corrupted the earth with her sexual immorality; and He has avenged the blood of His servants that was on her hands.

2 Peter 2:7-8

and if He rescued righteous Lot, distressed by the unrestrained behavior of the immoral

Genesis 9:22-25

Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his father naked and told his two brothers outside.

Genesis 34:7

Jacob's sons returned from the field when they heard [about the incident] and were deeply grieved and angry. For Shechem had committed an outrage against Israel by sleeping with Jacob's daughter, and such a thing should not be done.

Genesis 38:24

About three months later Judah was told, "Your daughter-in-law has been acting like a prostitute, and now she is pregnant." "Bring her out!" Judah said. "Let her be burned [to death]!"

2 Samuel 13:21-22

When King David heard about all these things, he was furious.

2 Corinthians 12:21

I fear that when I come my God will again humiliate me in your presence, and I will grieve for many who sinned before and have not repented of the uncleanness, sexual immorality, and promiscuity they practiced.

2 Samuel 11:27

When the time of mourning ended, David had her brought to his house. She became his wife and bore him a son. However, the Lord considered what David had done to be evil.

Jeremiah 13:26-27

I will pull your skirts up over your face so that your shame might be seen.

Malachi 3:5

"I will come to you in judgment, and I will be ready to witness against sorcerers and adulterers; against those who swear falsely; against those who oppress the widow and the fatherless, and cheat the wage earner; and against those who deny [justice to] the foreigner. They do not fear Me," says the Lord of Hosts.

Deuteronomy 22:13-21

"If a man marries a woman, has sexual relations with her, and comes to hate her,

Deuteronomy 22:22-24

"If a man is discovered having sexual relations with [another] man's wife, both the man who had sex with the woman and the woman must die. You must purge the evil from Israel.

Leviticus 19:29

"Do not debase your daughter by making her a prostitute, or the land will be prostituted and filled with depravity.

Deuteronomy 23:17-18

"No Israelite woman is to be a cult prostitute, and no Israelite man is to be a cult prostitute.

Deuteronomy 22:25-29

But if the man encounters the engaged woman in the open country, and he seizes and rapes her, only the man who raped her must die.

Leviticus 18:23

You are not to have sexual intercourse with any animal, defiling yourself with it; a woman is not to present herself to an animal to mate with it; it is a perversion.

Leviticus 20:15-16

If a man has sexual intercourse with an animal, he must be put to death; you are also to kill the animal.

Deuteronomy 27:21

'Cursed is the one who has sexual intercourse with any animal.' And all the people will say 'Amen!'

Leviticus 18:6-18

"You are not to come near any close relative for sexual intercourse; I am the Lord.

Leviticus 20:17

If a man marries his sister, whether his father's daughter or his mother's daughter, and they have sexual relations, it is a disgrace. They must be cut off publicly from their people. He has had sexual intercourse with his sister; he will bear his punishment.

Deuteronomy 22:30

"A man is not to marry his father's wife; he must not violate his father's marriage bed.

Deuteronomy 27:20

'Cursed is the one who sleeps with his father's wife, for he has violated his father's marriage bed.' And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

Ezekiel 22:11

One man within you commits an abomination with his neighbor's wife; another wickedly defiles his daughter-in-law; and [yet] another violates his sister, his father's daughter.

Leviticus 18:19

"You are not to come near a woman during her menstrual impurity to have sexual intercourse with her.

Leviticus 20:18

If a man sleeps with a menstruating woman and has sexual intercourse with her, he has exposed the source of her [flow], and she has uncovered the source of her blood. Both of them must be cut off from their people.

Matthew 5:27-28

"You have heard that it was said, Do not commit adultery.

Matthew 5:31-32

"It was also said, Whoever divorces his wife must give her a written notice of divorce.

Romans 1:24-27

Therefore God delivered them over in the cravings of their hearts to sexual impurity, so that their bodies were degraded among themselves.

1 Corinthians 6:15-16

Do you not know that your bodies are the members of Christ? So should I take the members of Christ and make them members of a prostitute? Absolutely not!

1 Corinthians 7:9

But if they do not have self-control, they should marry, for it is better to marry than to burn with desire.

1 Thessalonians 4:3-7

For this is God's will, your sanctification: that you abstain from sexual immorality,

Acts 15:29

that you abstain from food offered to idols, from blood, from eating anything that has been strangled, and from sexual immorality. If you keep yourselves from these things, you will do well. Farewell.

Hebrews 12:16

And see that there isn't any immoral or irreverent person like Esau, who sold his birthright in exchange for one meal.

1 Peter 1:15-16

but, as the One who called you is holy, you also are to be holy in all your conduct;

Leviticus 11:44

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.

1 Peter 4:1-3

Therefore, since Christ suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same resolve-because the One who suffered in the flesh has finished with sin -

Revelation 2:14-16

But I have a few things against you. You have some there who hold to the teaching of Balaam, who taught Balak to place a stumbling block in front of the sons of Israel: to eat meat sacrificed to idols and to commit sexual immorality.

1 Corinthians 5:1-5

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.

Revelation 2:20

But I have this against you: you tolerate the woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess, and teaches and deceives My slaves to commit sexual immorality and to eat meat sacrificed to idols.

Revelation 2:21-23

I gave her time to repent, but she does not want to repent of her sexual immorality.

Genesis 19:24

Then the Lord rained burning sulfur on Sodom and Gomorrah from the Lord out of the sky.

Numbers 25:1-9

While Israel was staying in Acacia Grove, the people began to have sexual relations with the women of Moab.

2 Samuel 12:11-12

"This is what the Lord says, 'I am going to bring disaster on you from your own family: I will take your wives and give them to another before your very eyes, and he will sleep with them publicly.

Proverbs 7:26-27

For she has brought many down to death; her victims are countless.

1 Corinthians 10:8

Let us not commit sexual immorality as some of them did, and in a single day 23,000 people fell dead.

Ephesians 5:5-6

For know and recognize this: no sexually immoral or impure or greedy person, who is an idolater, has an inheritance in the kingdom of the Messiah and of God.

2 Peter 2:6

and if He reduced the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah to ashes and condemned them to ruin, making them an example to those who were going to be ungodly;

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