Bible verses about "passion" | NHEB

Isaiah 26:8-9

8 Yes, in the path of your judgments, O LORD, have we waited for you. Your name and your renown are the desire of our soul. 9 With my soul have I desired you in the night. Yes, my spirit within me will seek you early, for when your judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world learn righteousness.

1 Corinthians 7:9

9 But if they do not have self-control, let them marry. For it's better to marry than to burn.

Philippians 2:2

2 make my joy full, by being like-minded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind;

Colossians 3:5

5 Put to death, therefore, whatever is worldly in you: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry.

James 1:17-20

17 All generous giving and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom can be no variation, nor turning shadow. 18 Of his own will he brought us forth by the word of truth, that we should be a kind of first fruits of his creatures. 19 This you know, my beloved brothers. But let every person be swift to hear, slow to speak, and slow to anger; 20 for human anger does not accomplish the righteousness of God.

Psalms 63:1

Psalms 84:2

2 My soul longs, yes, yearns for the courts of the LORD. My heart and my flesh cry out for the living God.

1 Corinthians 9:24-27

24 Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? Run like that, that you may win. 25 Now everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. Now they do it to receive a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible. 26 I therefore run like that, as not uncertainly. I fight like that, as not beating the air, 27 but I beat my body and bring it into submission, lest by any means, after I have preached to others, I myself should be rejected.

Romans 12:10-11

10 In love of the brothers be tenderly affectionate one to another; outdo one another in showing honor; 11 not lagging in diligence; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord;

Psalms 73:25-26

25 Who do I have in heaven? There is no one on earth who I desire besides you. 26 My flesh and my heart fails, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

Matthew 6:21

21 for where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.

1 Corinthians 10:31

31 Whether therefore you eat, or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.

Galatians 5:24

24 Those who belong to Christ have crucified the flesh with its passions and lusts.

Colossians 3:23

23 And whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord, and not for people,

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