"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.
And while he was at Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, as he
sat at table, a woman came with an alabaster flask of ointment of pure
nard, very costly, and she broke the flask and poured it over his head.
Mary took a pound of costly ointment of pure nard and anointed the feet
of Jesus and wiped his feet with her hair; and the house was filled
with the fragrance of the ointment.
I feel a divine jealousy for you, for I betrothed you to Christ to
present you as a pure bride to her one husband.
But I am afraid that as the serpent deceived Eve by his cunning, your
thoughts will be led astray from a sincere and pure devotion to Christ.
so that you may approve what is excellent, and may be pure and
blameless for the day of Christ,
Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever
is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is gracious, if
there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think
about these things.
whereas the aim of our charge is love that issues from a pure heart and
a good conscience and sincere faith.
Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, nor participate in another
man's sins; keep yourself pure.
So shun youthful passions and aim at righteousness, faith, love, and
peace, along with those who call upon the Lord from a pure heart.
To the pure all things are pure, but to the corrupt and unbelieving
nothing is pure; their very minds and consciences are corrupted.
let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, with our
hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed
with pure water.
Religion that is pure and undefiled before God and the Father is this:
to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself
unstained from the world.
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open
to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, without uncertainty or
Like newborn babes, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you
may grow up to salvation;
And every one who thus hopes in him purifies himself as he is pure.
and out of the temple came the seven angels with the seven plagues,
robed in pure bright linen, and their breasts girded with golden
it was granted her to be clothed with fine linen, bright and pure"--
for the fine linen is the righteous deeds of the saints.
And the armies of heaven, arrayed in fine linen, white and pure,
followed him on white horses.
The wall was built of jasper, while the city was pure gold, clear as
And the twelve gates were twelve pearls, each of the gates made of a
single pearl, and the street of the city was pure gold, transparent as