Scripture Quotes (422 quotes)
King James Bible
Your eyes are too pure to approve evil, And You can not look on wickedness with favor Why do You look with favor On those who deal treacherously? Why are You silent when the wicked swallow up Those more righteous than they? Can a man be pure before his Maker? This is the message we have heard from Him and announce to you, that God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness at all. And everyone who has this hope fixed on Him purifies himself, just as He is pure. And He was transfigured before them; and His face shone like the sun, and His garments became as white as light. For it was fitting for us to have such a high priest, holy, innocent, undefiled, separated from sinners and exalted above the heavens;.
Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe. For God has not called us for the purpose of impurity, but in sanctification. But I am afraid that, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, your minds will be led astray from the simplicity and purity of devotion to Christ.
Ephesians 1 Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to be thrown into hell. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to go into hell. Colossians 5 Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry. All other sins a man commits are outside his body, but he who sins sexually sins against his own body. You are not your own; 20 you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your body.
W hile prime time American television promotes fornication, idolatry, adultery, same sex relationships and gay marriage as the norm, the Bible calls followers of Christ to live different from the world. As Christians we are called to live lives that are holy. We are to set aside the evil ways of the world and honor Christ by living in faithful obedience to His commandments. Can a man be pure before his Maker? James Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
Matthew - Blessed [are] the pure in heart: for they shall see God. Psalms - BETH. Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way? Every sin that a man doeth is without the body; but he that committeth fornication sinneth against his own body. Hebrews - Marriage [is] honourable in all, and the bed undefiled: but whoremongers and adulterers God will judge.