1 Thessalonians 4:3-5 ESV
For this is the will of God, your sanctification: that you abstain from sexual immorality;
That each one of you know how to control his own body in holiness and honor,
Not in the passion of lust like the Gentiles who do not know God;
5. Sanctification, Sex, and Love (1 Thessalonians 4:1-12)
1 Finally then, brothers and sisters, we ask you and urge you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received instruction from us about how you must live and please God (as you are in fact living) that you do so more and more. 2 For you know what commands we gave you through the Lord Jes...
Sexual Sin and Sanctification
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