1 Corinthians 10:7-17 NIV

7 Do not be idolaters,1 as some of them were; as it is written: "The people sat down to eat and drink and got up to indulge in pagan revelry."a2

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    • b 10:7 - Exodus 32:6
      8 We should not commit sexual immorality, as some of them did--and in one day twenty-three thousand of them died.3

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      9 We should not test the Lord,4 as some of them did--and were killed by snakes.5

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      10 And do not grumble, as some of them did6--and were killed7 by the destroying angel.8

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      11 These things happened to them as examples9 and were written down as warnings for us,10 on whom the fulfillment of the ages has come.11

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          12 So, if you think you are standing firm,12 be careful that you don't fall!

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          13 No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful;13 he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear.14 But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it.

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          Idol Feasts and the Lord's Supper

          14 Therefore, my dear friends,15 flee from idolatry.16

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          15 I speak to sensible people; judge for yourselves what I say.
          16 Is not the cup of thanksgiving for which we give thanks a participation in the blood of Christ? And is not the bread that we break17 a participation in the body of Christ?18

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          17 Because there is one loaf, we, who are many, are one body,19 for we all partake of the one loaf.

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