What The Bible says about: Bad Company (NIV)

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— 1 Corinthians 15:33-34Proverbs 13:201 Corinthians 5:11Proverbs 14:7Psalm 26:4-5Psalm 1:1-4Proverbs 22:24-25Proverbs 1:10-11Proverbs 4:14-15Proverbs 16:29Proverbs 28:7Micah 6:16Matthew 24:12Romans 16:171 Corinthians 5:62 Corinthians 6:14-15Ephesians 5:6-7Ephesians 5:112 Thessalonians 3:6 1 Timothy 5:22; 1 Timothy 6:52 Timothy 3:42 Peter 2:7Revelation 2:2Revelation 18:4

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— 1 Corinthians 15:33-34   (NIV)   —   Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.” Come back to your senses as you ought, and stop sinning; for there are some who are ignorant of God—I say this to your shame.   —   
 
— Proverbs 13:20   (NIV)   —   Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.   —  
 
— 1 Corinthians 5:11   (NIV)   —   But now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyone who claims to be a brother or sister but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or slanderer, a drunkard or swindler. Do not even eat with suh people.   —  

— Proverbs 14:7   (NIV) — Stay away from a fool, for you will not find knowledge on their lips.   —  
 
— Psalm 26:4-5   (NIV)   —   I do not sit with the deceitful, nor do I associate with hypocrites. I abhor the assembly of evildoers and refuse to sit with the wicked.   —  
 
— Psalm 1:1-4   (NIV)   —   Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and who meditates on his law day and night. That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither—whatever they do prospers.  Not so the wicked! They are like chaff that the wind blows away.   —  
 
— Proverbs 22:24-25   (NIV)   —   Do not make friends with a hot-tempered person, do not associate with one easily angered, or you may learn their ways and get yourself ensnared.   —
 
— Proverbs 1:10-11   (NIV)   —   My son, if sinful men entice you, do not give in to them. If they say, “Come along with us; let’s lie in wait for innocent blood, let’s ambush some harmless soul;   —  
 
— Proverbs 4:14-15   (NIV)   —   Do not set foot on the path of the wicked or walk in the way of evildoers. Avoid it, do not travel on it; turn from it and go on your way.   — 
 
— Proverbs 16:29   (NIV)   —   A violent person entices their neighbor and leads them down a path that is not good.   —  
 
— Proverbs 28:7   (NIV)   —   A discerning son heeds instruction, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father.   —  
 
— Micah 6:16   (NIV)   —   You have observed the statutes of Omri and all the practices of Ahab’s house; you have followed their traditions. Therefore I will give you over to ruin and your people to derision; you will bear the scorn of the nations.”   —  
   
— Matthew 24:12   (NIV)   —   Because of the increase of wickedness, the love of most will grow cold,   —  
 
— Romans 16:17   (NIV)   —   I urge you, brothers and sisters, to watch out for those who cause divisions and put obstacles in your way that are contrary to the teaching you have learned. Keep away from them.   —  
 
— 1 Corinthians 5:6   (NIV)   —   Your boasting is not good. Don’t you know that a little yeast leavens the whole batch of dough?   —

— 2 Corinthians 6:14-15   (NIV)   —   Do not be yoked together with unbelievers. For what do righteousness and wickedness have in common? Or what fellowship can light have with darkness? What harmony is there between Christ and Belial? Or what does a believer have in common with an unbeliever?   —   
 
— Ephesians 5:6-7   (NIV)   —   Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of such things God’s wrath comes on those who are disobedient. Therefore do not be partners with them.   —  
 
— Ephesians 5:11   (NIV)   —   Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them.   —  
 
— 2 Thessalonians 3:6   (NIV)   —   In the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, we command you, brothers and sisters, to keep away from every believer who is idle and disruptive and does not live according to the teaching you received from us.   —
 
— 1 Timothy 5:22   (NIV)   —   Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, and do not share in the sins of others. Keep yourself pure.   —  
 
— 1 Timothy 6:5   (NIV)   —   and constant friction between people of corrupt mind, who have been robbed of the truth and who think that godliness is a means to financial gain.   —   
 
— 2 Timothy 3:4   (NIV)   —   treacherous, rash, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God—   —  
 
— 2 Peter 2:7   (NIV)   —   and if he rescued Lot, a righteous man, who was distressed by the depraved conduct of the lawless   —  

— Revelation 2:2   (NIV)   —   I know your deeds, your hard work and your perseverance. I know that you cannot tolerate wicked people, that you have tested those who claim to be apostles but are not, and have found them false.   —     

— Revelation 18:4   (NIV)   —   Then I heard another voice from heaven say: “‘Come out of her, my people,’  so that you will not share in her sins, so that you will not receive any of her plagues;   —  




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