Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Galatians 5:16 in English Standard Version "But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh." Ro 8:4 in order that the righteous requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not according to the flesh but according to the Spirit. Ro 13:14 But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh, to gratify its desires. Ga 5:24 And those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires. Eph 2:3 among whom we all once lived in the passions of our flesh, carrying out the desires of the body and the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, like the rest of mankind.