Do not follow the fashions of this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your minds so as to recognize what is the good and pleasing and perfect will of God.
Beloved, we are now children of God and it is not yet plain what we shall be. But we know that if he appears we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is.
Produce fruit fitting for a change of heart,
He will transform the body we have in our low estate into the likeness of the body he has in glory by the power by which he can subject all things to himself.
3 First you should know this, that in the last days scoffers will come with their scoffing, living according to their own passions
4 and saying, "Where is his promised coming? for since the fathers fell asleep all things remain as they have been since the beginning of the creation?"
5 For they willfully forget that there were heavens of old and an earth formed out of water and through water by God's word.
6 By these means the world that then was was flooded with water and destroyed.
7 But the present heavens and the earth are by the same word treasured up and kept for fire on the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men.
Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away.
Jesus Christ is yesterday and to-day the same \'97 yes, and through the ages.
Therefore, repent and turn about, that your sins may be wiped away and the gracious face of the Lord may bring times of refreshing,
And we all, with unveiled face, reflecting the glory of the Lord, are changed into the same likeness from glory to glory as by the Spirit of the Lord.
No, I tell you, but unless you have a change of heart, you will all perish in the same way.
So if any one is in Christ he is a new creature. The old things have passed away, they have become new.
every good gift and every perfect boon is from above; it descends from the Father of lights, with whom there is no change or shadow caused by turning.
I am telling you a mystery. We shall not all fall asleep, but we shall all be transformed,
in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet-call. For the trumpet will sound and the dead will be raised imperishable, and we shall be transformed.