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1 Corinthians 10 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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Avoid Israel’s Mistakes

Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:1 - For I do not want G2309 you to be unaware G50, brothers G80 and sisters, that our fathers G3962 were all G3956 under G5259 the cloud G3507 and they all G3956 passed G1330 through G1330 the sea G2281;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:2 - and they all G3956 were baptized G907 into Moses G3475 in the cloud G3507 and in the sea G2281;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:3 - and they all G3956 ate G2068 the same G846 spiritual G4152 food G1033,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:4 - and all G3956 drank G4095 the same G846 spiritual G4152 drink G4188, for they were drinking G4095 from a spiritual G4152 rock G4073 which followed G190 them; and the rock G4073 was [fn]Christ G5547.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:5 - Nevertheless G235, with most G4183 of them God G2316 was not pleased G2106; for their dead bodies were spread G2693 out G2693 in the wilderness G2048.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:6 - Now G1161 these G3778 things G3778 happened G1096 as examples G5179 for us, so G1519 that G1519 we would not crave G1510 G1938 evil G2556 things G2556 as they indeed G2548 craved G1937 them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:7 - Do not be idolaters G1496, as some G5100 of them were; as it is written G1125: “THE PEOPLE G2992 SAT G2523 DOWN G2523 TO EAT G2068 AND TO DRINK G4095, AND ROSE G450 UP TO PLAY G3815.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:8 - Nor G3366 are we to commit G4203 sexual G4203 immorality G4203, as some G5100 of them [fn]did G4203, and twenty-three G1501 G5140 thousand G5505 fell G4098 in one G1520 day G2250.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:9 - Nor G3366 are we to put G1598 the Lord G2962 to G1598 the G1598 test G1598, as some G5100 of them [fn]did G3985, and were killed G622 by the snakes G3789.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:10 - Nor G3366 grumble G1111, as some G5100 of them [fn]did G1111, and were killed G622 by the destroyer G3644.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:11 - Now G1161 these G3778 things G3778 happened G4819 to them as an example G5179, and they were written G1125 for our instruction G3559, upon whom G3739 the ends G5056 of the ages G165 have come G2658.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:12 - Therefore G5620 let the one who thinks G1380 he stands G2476 watch G991 out G991 that he does not fall G4098.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:13 - No G3756 temptation G3986 has overtaken G2983 you except G1508 something common G442 to G442 mankind G442; and God G2316 is faithful G4103, [fn]so G3739 He will not allow G1439 you to be tempted G3985 beyond G5228 what G3739 you are able G1410, but with the temptation G3986 will provide G4160 the way G1545 of G1545 escape G1545 also G2532, so that you will be able G1410 to endure G5297 it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:14 - Therefore G1355, my beloved G27, flee G5343 from idolatry G1495.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:15 - I speak G3004 as to wise G5429 people G5429; you then, judge G2919 what G3739 I say G5346.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:16 - Is the cup G4221 of blessing G2129 which G3739 we bless G2127 not a sharing G2842 in the blood G129 of Christ G5547? Is the bread G740 which G3739 we break G2806 not a sharing G2842 in the body G4983 of Christ G5547?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:17 - Since G3754 there is one G1520 loaf G740, we who are many G4183 are one G1520 body G4983; for we all G3956 partake G3348 of the one G1520 loaf G740.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:18 - Look G991 at [fn]the people G4561 of Israel G2474; are those G3588 who eat G2068 the sacrifices G2378 not partners G2844 in the altar G2379?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:19 - What G5101 do I mean G5346 then G3767? That food G1494 sacrificed G1494 to G1494 idols G1494 is anything G5100, or G2228 that an idol G1497 is [fn]anything G5100?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:20 - No, but I say that things which G3739 the Gentiles sacrifice G2380, they sacrifice G2380 to demons G1140 and not to God G2316; and I do not want G2309 you to become G1096 partners G2844 with demons G1140.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:21 - You cannot G1410 G3756 drink G4095 the cup G4221 of the Lord G2962 and the cup G4221 of demons G1140; you cannot G1410 G3756 partake G3348 of the table G5132 of the Lord G2962 and the table G5132 of demons G1140.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:22 - Or G2228 do we provoke G3863 the Lord G2962 to G3863 jealousy G3863? We are not stronger G2478 than He, are we?
(cf. Psa 24:1 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:23 - All G3956 things G3956 are permitted G1832, but not all G3956 things G3956 are G4851 of G4851 benefit G4851. All G3956 things G3956 are permitted G1832, but not all G3956 things G3956 [fn]build G3618 people up G3618.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:24 - No G3367 one G3367 is to seek G2212 his own G1438 advantage, but G235 rather G235 that of his [fn]neighbor G2087.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:25 - Eat G2068 anything G3956 that is sold G4453 in the meat G3111 market G3111 without G3367 asking G350 questions G350, for the sake G1223 of conscience G4893;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:26 - FOR THE EARTH G1093 IS THE LORDS G2962, AND [fn]ALL G4138 IT CONTAINS G4138.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:27 - If G1487 one G5100 of the unbelievers G571 invites G2564 you and you want G2309 to go G4198, eat G2068 anything G3956 that is set G3908 before G3908 you without G3367 asking G350 questions G350, for the sake G1223 of conscience G4893.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:28 - But if G1437 anyone G5100 says G3004 to you, “This G3778 is meat G1494 sacrificed G1494 to G1494 idols G1494,” do not eat G2068 it, for the sake G1223 of that one G1565 who informed G3377 you and for the sake of conscience G4893;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:29 - Now G1161 by “conscience G4893” I do not mean G3004 your own G1438, but the other G2087 person’s G2087; for why G2443 G5101 is my freedom G1657 judged G2919 by another’s G243 conscience G4893?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:30 - If G1487 I partake G3348 with thankfulness G5485, why G5101 am I slandered G987 about G5228 that for which G3739 I give G2168 thanks G2168?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:31 - Therefore G3767, whether G1535 you eat G2068 or G1535 drink G4095, or G1535 whatever G5100 you do G4160, do G4160 all G3956 things G3956 for the glory G1391 of God G2316.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:32 - Do G1096 not G677 offend G677 Jews G2453 or G2532 Greeks G1672, or G2532 the church G1577 of God G2316;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:33 - just G2531 as G2531 I also G2532 please G700 everyone G3956 in all G3956 things G3956, not seeking G2212 my own G1683 benefit G4851 but the benefit of the many G4183, so G2443 that G2443 they may be saved G4982.
NASB20 Footnotes
I.e., the Messiah
Lit committed sexual immorality
Lit made trial
Lit grumbled
Lit who will not
Lit Israel according to the flesh
I.e., anything real
Or edify
Lit the other
Lit its fullness

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