To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.
Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD and shun evil.
This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones.
Let those who love the LORD hate evil, for he guards the lives of his faithful ones and delivers them from the hand of the wicked.
Direct my footsteps according to your word; let no sin rule over me.
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
And lead us not into temptation, "but deliver us from the evil one. "'
20 He went on: "What comes out of a person is what defiles them.
21 For it is from within, out of a person's heart, that evil thoughts come —sexual immorality, theft, murder,
22 adultery, greed, malice, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, arrogance and folly.
23 All these evils come from inside and defile a person."
The LORD will keep you from all harm — he will watch over your life;
the LORD will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.
Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always strive to do what is good for each other and for everyone else.
You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives.
For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.
Hatred stirs up conflict, but love covers over all wrongs.
The Lord will rescue me from every evil attack and will bring me safely to his heavenly kingdom. To him be glory for ever and ever. Amen.
My prayer is not that you take them out of the world but that you protect them from the evil one.
Therefore, get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you.
The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome "it.
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
but test them all; hold on to what is good,
reject every kind of evil.
Wash and make yourselves clean. Take your evil deeds out of my sight; stop doing wrong.
Turn from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it.
"In your anger do not sin" ": Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry,
and do not give the devil a foothold.
I urge you, brothers and sisters, to watch out for those who cause divisions and put obstacles in your way that are contrary to the teaching you have learned. Keep away from them.
Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil's schemes.
"This is what the LORD Almighty said: 'Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another.
Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the foreigner or the poor. Do not plot evil against each other.'
Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.