Ladder of Divine Ascent Step 15
Step Fifteen on Chastity “Keeping Ourselves Pure”
We have heard from that raving mistress gluttony, who has just spoken, that her offspring is war against bodily chastity.…
Colossians 3:5 - Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry:
Ephesians 5:3 - But fornication, and all uncleanness, or covetousness, let it not be once named among you, as becometh saints;
Romans 13:13 - Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying.
1 Thessalonians 4:7 - For God hath not called us unto uncleanness, but unto holiness.