Do not lie to one another. You have stripped off the old self with his practices
and have clothed yourselves with the new self, which is being renewed into knowledge in the image of its Creator.
He who was sitting on the throne said, "See, I am making all things new." He said, "Write; for these words are trustworthy and true."
4 We were buried with him by baptism into death, in order that as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life.
5 For if we have grown into union with him by the likeness of his death, surely we shall be united with him by the likeness of his resurrection.
6 For we know this, that our old-time humanity was crucified with him, in order that the sinful body might be made powerless, that we might no longer be slaves of sin.
7 For one who has died has been pronounced righteous and free from sin.
and thereby great and precious promises have been granted to us, that through them you may escape the corruption that is in the world through passion and become sharers in the divine nature,
I have been crucified with Christ. I am living, yet no longer I, but Christ is living in me. The life that I am now living in flesh I am living by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
22 that you should put away the old man who belonged to your former way of life and was perishing in deluding passions,
23 and that you should be made new in the spirit of your minds
24 and put on the new man formed as God approves in the righteousness and holiness of truth.
For neither is circumcision anything nor uncircumcision, but a new creation.
Jesus answered, "Truly, truly, I tell you, unless a man is born from above he cannot see the kingdom of God."
For we are his work, formed in Christ Jesus for good works in which God had prepared beforehand to have us live.
So if any one is in Christ he is a new creature. The old things have passed away, they have become new.