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The following are some verses from the New Testament on how we should (and should not) walk as believers in the Lord Jesus Christ.
"Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life." (Romans 6:4)
"That the righteousness of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit." (Romans 8:4)
"Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying. But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof." (Romans 13:13-14)
"For ye are yet carnal: for whereas there is among you envying, and strife, and divisions, are ye not carnal, and walk as men?"
(1 Corinthians 3:3)
"But as God hath distributed to every man, as the Lord hath called every one, so let him walk. And so ordain I in all churches."
(1 Corinthians 7:17)
"(For we walk by faith, not by sight:)"
(2 Corinthians 5:17)
"And what agreement hath the temple of God with idols? for ye are the temple of the living God; as God hath said, 'I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people'." (2 Corinthians 6:16)
"(v.3) For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war after the flesh: (v.4) (For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds;) (v.5) Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ;" (2 Corinthians 10:3-5)
"This I say then, 'Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh'." (Galations 5:16)
"If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit." (Galations 5:25)
"And as many as walk according to this rule, peace be on them, and mercy, and upon the Israel of God." (Galations 6:16)
"For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them." (Ephesians 2:10)
"I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called," (Ephesians 4:1)
"This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye henceforth walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind," (Ephesians 4:17)
"And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given Himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour." (Ephesians 5:2)
"For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light:" (Ephesians 5:8)
"See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise," (Ephesians 5:15)
"Nevertheless, whereto we have already attained, let us walk by the same rule, let us mind the same thing." (Philippians 3:16)
"Brethren, be followers together of me, and mark them which walk so as ye have us for an ensample." (Philippians 3:17)
"(For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ:"
"That ye might walk worthy of the Lord unto all pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God;" (Colossians 1:10)
"As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him:" (Colossians 2:6)
"Walk in wisdom toward them that are without, redeeming the time." (Colossians 4:5)
"That ye would walk worthy of God, who hath called you unto his kingdom and glory." (1 Thes. 2:12)
"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 Thes. 4:1)
"That ye may walk honestly toward them that are without, and that ye may have lack of nothing."
(1 Thes. 4:12)
"For we hear that there are some which walk among you disorderly, working not at all, but are busybodies." (1 Thes. 3:11)
"But chiefly them that walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise government. Presumptuous are they, selfwilled, they are not afraid to speak evil of dignities." (2 Peter 2:10)
"If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, and do not the truth:" (1 John 1:6)
"But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin." (1 John 1:7)
"He that saith he abideth in Him ought himself also so to walk, even as He walked." (1 John 2:6)
"And this is love, that we walk after His commandments. This is the commandment, That, as ye have heard from the beginning, ye should walk in it." (2 John 1:6)
"I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth." (3 John 4)
"How that they told you there should be mockers in the last time, who should walk after their own ungodly lusts." (Jude 18)
"Thou hast a few names even in Sardis which have not defiled their garments; and they shall walk with me in white: for they are worthy." (Rev. 3:4)
Posted by dondegr8 at 5:19 PM EST
Updated: Wednesday, June 9, 2004 4:43 PM EDT