An overpowering and compulsive desire or passion, especially of a sexual nature. Scripture condemns lust of all kinds, and urges believers to show self-control.
Lust has its origins in the heart and mind
Lust is natural to unbelievers
Believers can and must fight against lust by showing self-control
Examples of lust
The lustful desire of Israel and Judah for alliances Eze 23:1-21 Both kingdoms sought security from such alliances, rather than trusting in God.
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