Top Bible Verses about Sexual Immorality
1 Corinthians 6:18–20
1 Thessalonians 4:3–7
Famous Christian Quotes About Sexual Immorality, Fornication, Incest, Prostitution
The Change Brought About in Christians
We who formerly delighted in fornication, now embrace chastity alone; we who formerly used magical arts, dedicate ourselves to the good and unbegotten God; we who valued above all things the acquisition of wealth and possessions, now bring what we have into a common stock, and communicate to everyone in need; we who hated and destroyed one another, and on account of their different manners would not live with men of a different tribe, now, since the coming of Christ, live familiarly with them, and pray for our enemies, and endeavor to persuade those who hate us unjustly to live in conformity with the good precepts of Christ, to the end that they may become partakers with us of the same joyful hope of a reward from God the ruler of all.
To Expose Children Is the Part of Wicked Men
We have been taught that to expose newly born children is the part of wicked men; and this we have been taught lest we should do any one an injury, and lest we should sin against God, first, because we see that almost all so exposed (not only the girls, but also the males) are brought up to prostitution.… And again [we fear to expose children], lest some of them be not picked up, but die, and we become murderers.
“Grant Me Chastity and Continence, but Not Yet”
I, miserable young man, supremely miserable even in the very outset of my youth, had entreated chastity of you, and said, “Grant me chastity and continence, but not yet.”