That thou mightest fear
the LORD thy God, to keep all his statutes and his commandments, which I command thee, thou, and thy son
, and thy son's son, all the days of thy life; and that thy days
may be prolonged.
them the lands of the heathen: and they inherited the labour
of the people; ... That
they might observe his statutes, and keep his laws. Praise ye the LORD.
-34 But this [shall be] the
covenant that I will
make with the house of Israel; After those days, saith the LORD, I will put my law in their inward parts, and write it in their hearts; and will
be their God, and they shall be my people. ... And they shall teach
no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the
LORD: for they
shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the LORD: for I
will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more.
will give them one heart, and one way
, that they may
fear me for ever, for the good of them, and of their children after them: ... And I will make
an everlasting covenant with them, that I
will not turn away from them
, to do them good; but I will put my fear in their hearts, that they shall not depart from me.
For I will take you from among the heathen, and gather you out of all countries, and will bring you into your own land. ... And I will
put my spirit within you, and cause
you to walk in my statutes, and ye shall keep my judgments, and do [them
shall bring forth a son, and thou
shalt call his name JESUS
: for he shall save his people from their sins.
he hath chosen us in him before
the foundation of the world, that
we should be holy and without
blame before him in love
For we are
his workmanship, created
in Christ Jesus unto good
God hath before ordained
that we should walk in them.
And that ye put
on the new
man, which after
God is created
and true holiness
1 Thessalonians 4:1
Furthermore then we
beseech you, brethren, and exhort [you
] by the Lord Jesus, that as ye have
received of us how ye ought
to walk and to please
God, [so] ye
would abound more and more.
1 Thessalonians 4:7
hath not called us unto uncleanness
, but unto holiness.
2 Thessalonians 2:13
are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved
of the Lord, because God hath from
the beginning chosen
you to salvation through
sanctification of the Spirit and belief
of the truth:
2 Timothy 1:9
saved us, and called
] with an holy calling, not
according to our works, but according to his
own purpose and grace, which
was given us in Christ Jesus before
the world began,
For the grace
of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, ... Who gave
himself for us, that
he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto
himself a peculiar
of good works.
1 Peter 1:14
fashioning yourselves according to the former lusts in
your ignorance: ... Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy.
2 Peter 1:4
Whereby are given
unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might
be partakers of the divine nature, having
escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust. ... For if these things be in you
, and abound
make [you that ye shall
] neither [be
nor unfruitful in
the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.