Bible verses about "addiction" | NHEB

Psalms 50:15

15 Call on me in the day of trouble. I will deliver you, and you will honor me."

Proverbs 20:1

1 Wine is a mocker, and beer is a brawler. Whoever is led astray by them is not wise.

Proverbs 6:27

27 Can a man scoop fire into his lap, and his clothes not be burned?

Matthew 6:13

13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one.'

John 8:36

36 So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.

Romans 13:14

14 But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh, for its lusts.

Romans 5:3-5

3 Not only this, but we also rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering works perseverance; 4 and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope: 5 and hope does not disappoint us, because God's love has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.

1 Corinthians 6:18

18 Flee sexual immorality. "Every sin that a person does is outside the body," but he who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body.

Galatians 5:16

16 But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not carry out the desires of the flesh.

1 Corinthians 6:12

12 "All things are lawful for me," but not all things are expedient. "All things are lawful for me," but I will not be brought under the power of anything.

James 4:7

7 Be subject therefore to God. But resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

1 Peter 5:10

10 And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore, confirm, strengthen and establish you.

Galatians 5:19-21

19 Now the works of the flesh are obvious, which are: sexual immorality, uncleanness, lustfulness, 20 idolatry, sorcery, hatred, strife, jealousies, outbursts of anger, rivalries, divisions, heresies, 21 envyings, murders, drunkenness, orgies, and things like these; of which I forewarn you, even as I also forewarned you, that those who practice such things will not inherit the Kingdom of God.

1 Peter 2:11

11 Beloved, I urge you as foreigners and temporary residents, to abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;

1 Corinthians 15:33

33 Do not be deceived. "Evil companionships corrupt good morals."

1 John 2:16

16 For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not the Father's, but is the world's.

James 1:12-15

12 Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial, for when he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life, which he promised to those who love him. 13 Let no one say when he is tempted, "I am tempted by God," for God cannot be tempted by evil, and he himself tempts no one. 14 But each one is tempted, when he is drawn away by his own lust, and enticed. 15 Then the lust, when it has conceived, bears sin; and the sin, when it is full grown, brings forth death.

1 Peter 5:8

8 Be sober and self-controlled. Be watchful. Your adversary the devil, walks around like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.

1 Corinthians 10:13

13 No temptation has taken you except what is common to humanity. God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted above what you are able, but will with the temptation also make the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.

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