Abstain from all appearance of evil

1 Thessalonians 5:22 (NKJV)

Abstain from every form of evil.

Abstain from evil

Twenty-two Commands and Admonitions

  1. Do not sleep; be spiritually alive (1Th. 5:6).
  2. Watch, be alert for enemies (1Th. 5:6).
  3. Let us be sober, not intoxicated (1Th. 5:6-7).
  4. Put on the armor of God (1Th. 5:8; Eph. 6).
  5. Comfort one another (1Th. 5:11; 4:18).
  6. Edify or build up one another (1Th. 5:11).
  7. Know or be kind to ministers (1Th. 5:12).
  8. Esteem ministers highly in love (1Th. 5:13).
  9. Live in peace among yourselves (1Th. 5:13).
  10. Warn the unruly, the disorderly (1Th. 5:14).
  11. Console the fainthearted (1Th. 5:14).
  12. Sustain the weak, strengthless (1Th. 5:14; see note, 1Cor. 8:10).
  13. Be patient with all men (1Th. 5:14).
  14. Render evil to no man (1Th. 5:15).
  15. Follow that which is good (1Th. 5:15).
  16. Rejoice always in all things (1Th. 5:16).
  17. Pray always about all things (1Th. 5:17).
  18. Give thanks always in all things (1Th. 5:18).
  19. Quench not the Spirit (1Th. 5:19).
  20. Despise not prophesyings (1Th. 5:20).
  21. Test all things; retain the good (1Th. 5:21).
  22. Abstain from all appearance of evil, not only from all evil (1Th. 5:22).