Turning From Evil

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 16:17

The highway of the upright avoids evil;
the one who guards his way protects his life.

Jeremiah 25:5

He announced, ‘Turn, each of you, from your evil way of life and from your evil deeds. Live in the land the Lord gave to you and your ancestors long ago and forever.

Proverbs 4:15

Avoid it; don’t travel on it.
Turn away from it, and pass it by.

Proverbs 1:23

If you respond to my warning,
then I will pour out my spirit on you
and teach you my words.

Jeremiah 26:3

Perhaps they will listen and return—each from his evil way of life—so that I might relent concerning the disaster that I plan to do to them because of the evil of their deeds.

Isaiah 59:20

“The Redeemer will come to Zion,
and to those in Jacob who turn from transgression.”
This is the Lord’s declaration.

Ezekiel 18:30

“Therefore, house of Israel, I will judge each one of you according to his ways.” This is the declaration of the Lord God. “Repent and turn from all your transgressions, so they will not be a stumbling block that causes your punishment.

Ezekiel 18:27

But if a wicked person turns from the wickedness he has committed and does what is just and right, he will preserve his life.

Ezekiel 18:28

He will certainly live because he thought it over and turned from all the transgressions he had committed; he will not die.

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