About the Vital Verses Series
The Greater Heritage Vital Verses series is a collection of 1-page informational flyers containing Bible verses “vital” to understanding various theological doctrines.
We hope you find them useful in your personal devotions, Bible studies and in witnessing. Enjoy!
Vital Verses on Biblical Separation
God’s salvation separates us from the world.
For God hath not called us unto uncleanness, but unto holiness. 1 Thessalonians 4:7 (KJV)
According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love: Ephesians 1:4 (KJV)
But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name: Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God. John 1:12-13 (KJV)
If ye were of the world, the world would love his own: but because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hateth you. John 15:19 (KJV)
We are not to love the things of this world.
Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world. 1 John 2:15-16 (KJV)
And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God. Romans 12:2 (KJV)
Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you. 2 Corinthians 6:17 (KJV)
Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God. James 4:4 (KJV)
We are to be in the world, but not like the world.
I wrote unto you in an epistle not to company with fornicators: Yet not altogether with the fornicators of this world, or with the covetous, or extortioners, or with idolaters; for then must ye needs go out of the world. But now I have written unto you not to keep company, if any man that is called a brother be a fornicator, or covetous, or an idolator, or a railer, or a drunkard, or an extortioner; with such an one no not to eat. 1 Corinthians 5:9-11 (KJV)
For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s. 1 Corinthians 6:20 (KJV)
In holiness and righteousness before him, all the days of our life. Luke 1:75 (KJV)
Wherefore, if meat make my brother to offend, I will eat no flesh while the world standeth, lest I make my brother to offend. 1 Corinthians 8:13 (KJV)
Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: 2 Corinthians 6:14a (KJV)
bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ; 2 Corinthians 10:5b (KJV)
I pray not that thou shouldest take them out of the world, but that thou shouldest keep them from the evil. John 17:15 (KJV)
And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather reprove them. Ephesians 5:11 (KJV)
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