Lev 11:44,45

"For I am the Lord your God:ye shall sanctify
yourselfs,and ye shall be holy; for I am holy:
... For I am the Lord that bringeth you
up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God:
ye shall therefore be holy, for I am holy." KJV

"I am the Lord your God; consecrate yourselves and
be holy. .......................................
.... I am the Lord who brought you up out of Egypt to be
your God; therefore be holy, because I am holy." NIV

Lev 19:1,2

"And the Lord spake unto Moses saying, Speak unto
unto all the congregation of the childern of Israel
and say unto them, Ye shall be holy: for I the Lord
you God am holy" KJV

"The Lord said to Moses, Speak to the entire assembly
of Israel and say to them:'Be holy because I, the
Lord your God am holy." NIV

Lev 20:7,8

"Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be ye holy
for I am the Lord your God. And ye shall keep
my statutes, and do them: I am the Lord which
sanctify you." KJV

"Consecrate yourselves and be holy, because I am
the Lord your God. Keep my decrees and follow
them. I am the Lord who makes you holy." NIV

Num 15:39,40

"And it shall be unto you for a fringe, that ye may
look upon it, and remember all the commandments of
the Lord, and do them that ye seek not after your
own heart and your own eyes after which ye use to
go a whoring: That you may remember, and do all my
commandments, and be holy unto your God." KJV

"You will have these tassels to look at and so you
will remember all the commands of the Lord, that
you may obey them and not prostitute yourselves by
going after the lusts of your hearts and eyes. Then
you will be consecrated to your God." NIV

ROM 11:16,18

"For if the firstfruit be holy, the lump is also holy
and if the root be holy, so are the branches........
Boast not against the branches. But if thou boast,
thou bearest not the root, but the root thee." KJV

"If the part of the dough offered as firstfruits is
holy, then the whole batch is holy, so are the
branches. Do not boast over those branches . If you
do, consider this: You do not support the root, but
the root supports you." NIV

Rom 12:1,2

"I beseech you therefore, brethern by the mercies of
God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice,
holy, acceptable unto God, which is your resonable
service. And be not confromed to this world: but be
ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye
might prove what is good and acceptable and perfect
will of God." KJV

"Therefore, I urge you, brothers in view of God's
mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifices
to God-- this is your spiritual act of worship. Do
not conform any longer to the pattern of this world
but, be transformed by the renewing of your mind
Then you will be able to test and approve God's will
His good, pleasing and perfect will." NIV

Eph 1:3,4

"Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ
, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessing in
hevenly places in Christ. 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.

"Praise be to God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,
who has blessed us in the heavenly realms with every
spiritual blessing in Christ. For he chose us in him
before the creation of the world to be holy and blame-
less in his sight." NIV

Eph 5:25--27

"Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved
the church, and gave himself for it. That He might
sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by
the word. That He might present it to Himself a
glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle or any
such thing; but that it should be holy and without
blemish." KJV

"Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the
church and gave himself up for her to make her holy,
cleansing her by the washing with water through the
Word, and to present her to himself as a radiant
church without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish,
but holy and blameless." NIV

I Pet 1:14--16

"As obedient childern, not fashioning yourselves accord-
ing to the former lusts in your ignorance: But as He
which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all
manner of conversation. Because it is written, Be ye
holy for I am holy." KJV

"As obedient childern, do not conform to the evil desires
you had when you lived in ignorance. But just as He who
called you is holy, so be holy in all you do; for it is


II Cor 7:1

"Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved,
let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of
the flesh and spirit, prefecting holiness in the
fear of God." KJV

"Since we have have these promises, dear friends,
let us purify ourselves from everything that
contaminates body and spirit, prefecting holiness
out of reverence for God." NIV

Heb 12:10

"For they verily for a few days chastened us after
their own pleasure but he for our profit that we
might be partakers of His holiness." KJV

"Our fathers disciplined us for a little while as they
thought best; but God disciplined us for our own good
that we might share in His holiness." NIV

Rom 6:22

"But now being made free from sin, and become servants
to God, ye have your fruit unto holiness and the end
everlasting life." KJV

"But now that you have been set free from sin and have
become slaves to God, the benefit you reap leads to
holiness and the result is eternal life." NIV

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