By: M.E. Sy
The Holy Scriptures or The Holy Bible is not only a book that contains spiritual guidance but all things that are essential to life. You’ll find much wisdom through the verses in every chapter that are applicable in how we should socialize with others, make fair decisions, take care of ourselves to keep us from peril and so on. The following verses are taken from the King James Version of The Holy Bible.
1. Material Things are not Everything
Luke 12:15 – And he said unto them, Take heed, and beware of covetousness: for a man’s life consisteth not in the abundance of the things which he possesseth.
2. Lustful Sight
Matthew 5:28 – But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart.
3. Truth Hurts
Galatians 4:16 – Am I therefore become your enemy, because I tell you the truth?
4. Husbands, here’s how to treat your wives
Colossians 3:19 – Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them.
5. Being Wise and Righteous
Ecclesiastes 7:16 – Be not righteous over much; neither make thyself over wise: why shouldest thou destroy thyself?
6. Loving one another
John 15:13 – Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.
7. How to deal with your enemies or oppressors
Proverbs 24:17 – Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, and not let thine heart be glad when he stumbleth:
Romans 12:20 – Therefore if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink: for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head.
Romans 12:21 – Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.
To find out more verses, you may start scanning on the pages of The Holy Scriptures to know more about the things that can help and guide you in life.