Bible Verses Lust: 10 Bible Verses about Lust

Bible Verses Lust:

Bible Verses Lust: Lust is a temptation and an evil that overcomes many of us. It is born of Satan and the flesh.Bible-Verses-Lust-300x261 Every single one of us is subject to lust. If we are to overcome it, we must be strong. Use these Bible verses to find out why you should resist lust, and use them to strengthen yourself.

  1. Exodus 20:14

    14 “You shall not commit adultery.
  2. Psalm 101:3

    3 I will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.
  3. Matthew 5:28

    28 But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
  4. 1 Corinthians 6:13

    13 You say, “Food for the stomach and the stomach for food, and God will destroy them both.” The body, however, is not meant for sexual immorality but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.
  5. 2 Timothy 2:22

    22 Flee the evil desires of youth and pursue righteousness, faith, love and peace, along with those who call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
  6. 1 John 2:16

    16 For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world.
  7. Proverbs 6:25

    25 Do not lust in your heart after her beauty or let her captivate you with her eyes.
  8. Galatians 5:16

    16 So I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh.
  9. Romans 8:6

    6 The mind governed by the flesh is death, but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.
  10. James 1:14-15

    14 but each person is tempted when they are dragged away by their own evil desire and enticed. 15 Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives birth to death.