New Living Translation
God has called us to live holy lives, not impure lives.
King James Bible
For God hath not called us unto uncleanness, but unto holiness.
Darby Bible Translation
For God has not called us to uncleanness, but in sanctification.
World English Bible
For God called us not for uncleanness, but in sanctification.
Young's Literal Translation
for God did not call us on uncleanness, but in sanctification;
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TEXT: "My beloved is mine, and I am his."--Sol. Song 2:16. "I am my beloved's, and my beloved is mine."--Sol. Song 6:3. "I am my beloved's and his desire is toward me."--Sol. Song 7:10. These three texts should be read together, and the significant change found in each text as the thought unfolds should be studied carefully. They remind one of three mountain peaks one rising higher than the other until the third is lifted into the very heavens. Indeed, if one should live in the spirit of this …
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1 Thessalonians 2:3
So you can see we were not preaching with any deceit or impure motives or trickery.
2 Thessalonians 2:13
As for us, we can't help but thank God for you, dear brothers and sisters loved by the Lord. We are always thankful that God chose you to be among the first to experience salvation--a salvation that came through the Spirit who makes you holy and through your belief in the truth.
1 Peter 1:15
But now you must be holy in everything you do, just as God who chose you is holy.
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