GODS WORD SAYS ABOUT:
Mark 7:21-23 ESV vs.
vs.21 For from within, out of the heart of man, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery, vs.22 coveting, wickedness, deceit, sensuality, envy, slander, pride, foolishness. vs.23 All these evil things come from within, and they defile a person.”
Romans 1: 24-32 ESV
vs.24 Therefore God gave them up in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, to the dishonouring of their bodies among themselves, vs.25 because they exchanged the truth about God for a lie and worshipped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever! Amen.
vs.26 For this reason God gave them up to dishonourable passions. For their women exchanged natural relations for those that are contrary to nature; vs.27 and the men likewise gave up natural relations with women and were consumed with passion for one another, men committing shameless acts with men and receiving in themselves the due penalty for their error.
vs.28 And since they did not see fit to acknowledge God, God gave them up to a debased mind to do what ought not to be done. vs.29 They were filled with all manner of unrighteousness, evil, covetousness, malice. They are full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, maliciousness. They are gossips, vs.30 slanderers, haters of God, insolent, haughty, boastful, inventors of evil, disobedient to parents, vs.31 foolish, faithless, heartless, ruthless. vs.32 Though they know God’s righteous decree that those who practice such things deserve to die, they not only do them but give approval to those who practice them.
1 Cor 6:9-10 ESV
vs.9 Or do you not know that the unrighteous1)[a] Or wrongdoers will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality,2)[b] The two Greek terms translated by this phrase refer to the passive and active partners in consensual homosexual acts vs.10 nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.
Gal 5:19-21 ESV
vs.19 Now the works of the flesh are evident: sexual immorality, impurity, sensuality, vs.20 idolatry, sorcery, enmity, strife, jealousy, fits of anger, rivalries, dissensions, divisions, vs.21 envy,3)[d] Some manuscripts add murder drunkenness, orgies, and things like these. I warn you, as I warned you before, that those who do4)[e] Or make a practice of doing such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.
Acts 2:38 ESV
vs.38 And Peter said to them, “Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Acts 17:30 ESV
vs.30 The times of ignorance God overlooked, but now he commands all people everywhere to repent,
Matthew 4:16-17 ESV
vs.16 the people dwelling in darkness
have seen a great light,
and for those dwelling in the region and shadow of death,
on them a light has dawned.”
vs.17 From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.”5)[a] Or the kingdom of heaven has come near
Mark 1: 15 ESV
vs.15 and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the gospel.”
Acts 3: 19 ESV
vs.19 Repent therefore, and turn back, that your sins may be blotted out,
Luke 13:3 ESV
vs.3 No, I tell you; but unless you repent, you will all likewise perish.
Romans 2:4 ESV
vs.4 Or do you presume on the riches of his kindness and forbearance and patience, not knowing that God’s kindness is meant to lead you to repentance?
2 Peter 3:9 ESV
vs.9 The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance.
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|1.||↑||[a] Or wrongdoers|
|2.||↑||[b] The two Greek terms translated by this phrase refer to the passive and active partners in consensual homosexual acts|
|3.||↑||[d] Some manuscripts add murder|
|4.||↑||[e] Or make a practice of doing|
|5.||↑||[a] Or the kingdom of heaven has come near|