Bible verses about "lust" | YLT

Job 31:1

1 A covenant I made for mine eyes, And what—do I attend to a virgin?

Proverbs 6:25

25 Desire not her beauty in thy heart, And let her not take thee with her eyelids.

1 Corinthians 6:18

18 flee the whoredom; every sin—whatever a man may commit—is without the body, and he who is committing whoredom, against his own body doth sin.

Galatians 5:19-21

19 And manifest also are the works of the flesh, which are: Adultery, whoredom, uncleanness, lasciviousness, 20 idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, strifes, emulations, wraths, rivalries, dissensions, sects, 21 envyings, murders, drunkennesses, revellings, and such like, of which I tell you before, as I also said before, that those doing such things the reign of God shall not inherit.

Colossians 3:5

5 Put to death, then, your members that are upon the earth—whoredom, uncleanness, passion, evil desire, and the covetousness, which is idolatry—

1 Thessalonians 4:3-5

3 for this is the will of God—your sanctification; that ye abstain from the whoredom, 4 that each of you know his own vessel to possess in sanctification and honour, 5 not in the affection of desire, as also the nations that were not knowing God,

1 Peter 2:11

11 Beloved, I call upon you, as strangers and sojourners, to keep from the fleshly desires, that war against the soul,

Galatians 5:16

16 And I say: In the Spirit walk ye, and the desire of the flesh ye may not complete;

1 John 2:16

16 because all that is in the world—the desire of the flesh, and the desire of the eyes, and the ostentation of the life—is not of the Father, but of the world,

2 Timothy 2:22

22 and the youthful lusts flee thou, and pursue righteousness, faith, love, peace, with those calling upon the Lord out of a pure heart;

Matthew 5:28

28 but I—I say to you, that every one who is looking on a woman to desire her, did already commit adultery with her in his heart.

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