25 Bible Verses About Depravity (NIV)
This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Depravity (NIV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.
Bible Verses About Depravity
9 The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it?
18 I know that nothing good lives in me, that is, in my sinful nature. For I have the desire to do what is good, but I cannot carry it out.
5 The LORD saw how great man's wickedness on the earth had become, and that every inclination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil all the time.
1 As for you, you were dead in your transgressions and sins, 2 in which you used to live when you followed the ways of this world and of the ruler of the kingdom of the air, the spirit who is now at work in those who are disobedient. 3 All of us also lived among them at one time, gratifying the cravings of our sinful nature and following its desires and thoughts. Like the rest, we were by nature objects of wrath.
23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
5 Surely I was sinful at birth, sinful from the time my mother conceived me.
23 Can the Ethiopian change his skin or the leopard its spots? Neither can you do good who are accustomed to doing evil.
3 All of us also lived among them at one time, gratifying the cravings of our sinful nature and following its desires and thoughts. Like the rest, we were by nature objects of wrath.
1 Corinthians 2:14
14 The man without the Spirit does not accept the things that come from the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him, and he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually discerned.
20 Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter.
3 Even from birth the wicked go astray; from the womb they are wayward and speak lies.
6 All of us have become like one who is unclean, and all our righteous acts are like filthy rags; we all shrivel up like a leaf, and like the wind our sins sweep us away.
40 yet you refuse to come to me to have life.
1 Jude, a servant of Jesus Christ and a brother of James, To those who have been called, who are loved by God the Father and kept by Jesus Christ:
34 Jesus replied, "I tell you the truth, everyone who sins is a slave to sin.
29 They have become filled with every kind of wickedness, evil, greed and depravity. They are full of envy, murder, strife, deceit and malice. They are gossips,
1 Peter 3:18
18 For Christ died for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God. He was put to death in the body but made alive by the Spirit,
1 As for you, you were dead in your transgressions and sins,
20 When you were slaves to sin, you were free from the control of righteousness.
19 "Why do you call me good?" Jesus answered. "No one is good--except God alone.
34 You brood of vipers, how can you who are evil say anything good? For out of the overflow of the heart the mouth speaks.
3 At one time we too were foolish, disobedient, deceived and enslaved by all kinds of passions and pleasures. We lived in malice and envy, being hated and hating one another.
19 The acts of the sinful nature are obvious: sexual immorality, impurity and debauchery; 20 idolatry and witchcraft; hatred, discord, jealousy, fits of rage, selfish ambition, dissensions, factions 21 and envy; drunkenness, orgies, and the like. I warn you, as I did before, that those who live like this will not inherit the kingdom of God.
8 But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
20 The soul who sins is the one who will die. The son will not share the guilt of the father, nor will the father share the guilt of the son. The righteousness of the righteous man will be credited to him, and the wickedness of the wicked will be charged against him.
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