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1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for His possession, so that you may proclaim the praises of the One who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light.
1 Peter 5:10
Now the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ Jesus, will personally restore, establish, strengthen, and support you after you have suffered a little.
Romans 8:28-30
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We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God: those who are called according to His purpose.
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For those He foreknew He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, so that He would be the firstborn among many brothers.
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And those He predestined, He also called; and those He called, He also justified; and those He justified, He also glorified.
Romans 9:24
on us whom He also called, not only from the Jews but also from the Gentiles?
Philippians 3:14
I pursue as my goal the prize promised by God's heavenly call in Christ Jesus.
1 Thessalonians 2:12
we encouraged, comforted, and implored each one of you to walk worthy of God, who calls you into His own kingdom and glory.
1 Thessalonians 4:7
For God has not called us to impurity, but to sanctification.
2 Timothy 1:9
who has saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to His own purpose and grace, which was given to us in Christ Jesus before time began.
2 Peter 1:3
For His divine power has given us everything required for life and godliness, through the knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and goodness.
2 Peter 1:10
Therefore, brothers, make every effort to confirm your calling and election, because if you do these things you will never stumble.
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Isaiah 6:3
And one called to another: Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of Hosts; His glory fills the whole earth.
Revelation 3:7
"To the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: "The Holy One, the True One, the One who has the key of David, who opens and no one will close, and closes and no one opens says:
Revelation 4:8
Each of the four living creatures had six wings; they were covered with eyes around and inside. Day and night they never stop, saying: Holy, holy, holy, Lord God, the Almighty, who was, who is, and who is coming.
Revelation 6:10
They cried out with a loud voice: "O Lord, holy and true, how long until You judge and avenge our blood from those who live on the earth?"
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Matthew 5:48
Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.
Luke 1:74
since we have been rescued from our enemies' clutches, to serve Him without fear
Luke 1:75
in holiness and righteousness in His presence all our days.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Therefore dear friends, since we have such promises, we should wash ourselves clean from every impurity of the flesh and spirit, making our sanctification complete in the fear of God.
Ephesians 5:1
Therefore, be imitators of God, as dearly loved children.
Ephesians 5:2
And walk in love, as the Messiah also loved us and gave Himself for us, a sacrificial and fragrant offering to God.
Philippians 1:27
Just one thing: live your life in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. Then, whether I come and see you or am absent, I will hear about you that you are standing firm in one spirit, with one mind, working side by side for the faith of the gospel,
Philippians 2:15
so that you may be blameless and pure, children of God who are faultless in a crooked and perverted generation, among whom you shine like stars in the world.
Philippians 2:16
Hold firmly the message of life. Then I can boast in the day of Christ that I didn't run in vain or labor for nothing.
1 Thessalonians 4:3-7
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For this is God's will, your sanctification: that you abstain from sexual immorality,
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so that each of you knows how to possess his own vessel in sanctification and honor,
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not with lustful desires, like the Gentiles who don't know God.
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This means one must not transgress against and defraud his brother in this matter, because the Lord is an avenger of all these offenses, as we also previously told and warned you.
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For God has not called us to impurity, but to sanctification.
Titus 2:11-14
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For the grace of God has appeared, with salvation for all people,
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instructing us to deny godlessness and worldly lusts and to live in a sensible, righteous, and godly way in the present age,
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while we wait for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ.
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He gave Himself for us to redeem us from all lawlessness and to cleanse for Himself a special people, eager to do good works.
Titus 3:8
This saying is trustworthy. I want you to insist on these things, so that those who have believed God might be careful to devote themselves to good works. These are good and profitable for everyone.
Titus 3:14
And our people must also learn to devote themselves to good works for cases of urgent need, so that they will not be unfruitful.
Hebrews 12:14
Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness-- without it no one will see the Lord.
2 Peter 1:4-10
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By these He has given us very great and precious promises, so that through them you may share in the divine nature, escaping the corruption that is in the world because of evil desires.
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For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith with goodness, goodness with knowledge,
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knowledge with self-control, self-control with endurance, endurance with godliness,
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godliness with brotherly affection, and brotherly affection with love.
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For if these qualities are yours and are increasing, they will keep you from being useless or unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.
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The person who lacks these things is blind and shortsighted, and has forgotten the cleansing from his past sins.
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Therefore, brothers, make every effort to confirm your calling and election, because if you do these things you will never stumble.
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1 Peter 2:12
Conduct yourselves honorably among the Gentiles, so that in a case where they speak against you as those who do evil, they may, by observing your good works, glorify God in a day of visitation.
1 Peter 3:16
However, do this with gentleness and respect, keeping your conscience clear, so that when you are accused, those who denounce your Christian life will be put to shame.
Philippians 3:20
but our citizenship is in heaven, from which we also eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Timothy 4:12
No one should despise your youth; instead, you should be an example to the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity.
Hebrews 13:5
Your life should be free from the love of money. Be satisfied with what you have, for He Himself has said, I will never leave you or forsake you.
James 3:13
Who is wise and understanding among you? He should show his works by good conduct with wisdom's gentleness.
2 Peter 3:11-14
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Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, [it is clear] what sort of people you should be in holy conduct and godliness
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as you wait for and earnestly desire the coming of the day of God, because of which the heavens will be on fire and be dissolved, and the elements will melt with the heat.
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But based on His promise, we wait for new heavens and a new earth, where righteousness will dwell.
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Therefore, dear friends, while you wait for these things, make every effort to be found in peace without spot or blemish before Him.