12/30/2012 09:48 am ET

New Years Resolutions? Bible Verses Can Help

New Years resolutions seem doable when paired with with the ancient wisdom in the Bible. In Peter (1:22), it says, “Your new life is not like your old life.” In Ezekiel (36:27), it says, “I'll give you a new heart, put a new spirit in you.” Below are inspirational verses found in biblical stories with themes of personal transformation and starting with a clean state.

Do any particular Bible verses give you hope or inspiration for the New Year? Tell us in the comments below.

Scripture for New Years