Do not be conformed to this world but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.
Beloved, now we are children of God; and it has not yet been revealed what we shall be, but we know that when he appears, we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is.
Bear fruit worthy of repentance,
who will transform our lowly body to be like his glorious body, by the power that enables him even to subject all things to himself.
3 First of all you must understand this, that scoffers will come in the last days, with scoffing, following their own lusts
4 and saying, »Where is the promise of his coming? For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they were from the beginning of creation.«
5 They deliberately ignore this fact, that by the word of God heavens existed long ago, and the earth was formed out of water and by means of water,
6 through which the world at that time was destroyed, being deluged with water.
7 But by the same word the present heavens and earth are reserved for fire, being kept for 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 the same yesterday and today and forever.
Repent therefore, and turn again, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord,
And we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into his likeness from one degree of glory to another, for this comes from the Lord who is the Spirit.
I tell you, no; but unless you repent you will all likewise perish.
Therefore, if any one is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has passed away, behold, the new has come.
Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow.
Behold, I tell you a mystery; we will not all sleep, but we will all be changed,
in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed.