Avoid evil and do good! Seek peace and pursue it!
1 Peter 3:11
He must turn away from evil and do good. He must seek peace and pursue it.
Do not turn to the right or to the left; turn your foot away from evil.
The road of the upright circumvents evil, and whoever watches how he lives preserves his life.
They said, "Turn, each one of you, from your evil habits and evil deeds, and live in the land that the LORD gave to you and your ancestors forever and ever.
Do not be wise in your own opinion. Fear the LORD and turn away from evil.
Avoid it! Don't travel on it! Turn away from it, and pass on by.
Return to my correction! Look, I will pour out my spirit on you, and I will make my words known to you.
Perhaps they'll listen, and each of them will repent from his evil way. Then I'll change my mind about the disaster I'm planning to bring on them because of their evil deeds.
"And a Redeemer will come to Zion, to those in Jacob who turn from transgression," says the LORD.
Fulfilled longing is sweet to the soul, but avoiding evil is detestable to the fool.
"Therefore, Israel, I'm going to judge you according to the behavior of each and every one of you," declares the Lord GOD. "So repent and turn from all your sins so that sin won't keep on being a stumbling block for you.
When a wicked person quits his wicked behavior and does what's just and right, he'll be enabled to live.
Because he reconsidered his transgression and turned away from everything that he had been doing, he'll certainly live and not die.