It appears that despite the grace of Christ shown to the world, it nonetheless quickly degenerates into self love, pride and lust, as Paul wrote Timothy in his 2nd letter.
Christians must remain separate, he instructs. We must continue in what we've learned because the scripture is God-breathed, and makes us wise for salvation.
The true King will be revealed and we must be ready for Him.
"But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have firmly believed, knowing from whom you learned it"