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

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    • y 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.

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      9 We should not test Christ,b as some of them did—and were killed by snakes.

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        • z 10:9 - Some manuscripts "test the Lord"
          10 And do not grumble, as some of them did—and were killed by the destroying angel.

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

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

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              13 No temptationc has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be temptedd beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted,e he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.

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                • { 10:13 - The Greek for "temptation" and "tempted" can also mean "testing" and "tested" .
                • | 10:13 - The Greek for "temptation" and "tempted" can also mean "testing" and "tested" .
                • } 10:13 - The Greek for "temptation" and "tempted" can also mean "testing" and "tested" .

                  Idol Feasts and the Lord’s Supper

                  14 Therefore, my dear friends, flee from idolatry.

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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 break a participation in the body of Christ?

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

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