Now these things occurred as examplesa1 to keep us from setting our hearts on evil things as they did.
Do not be idolaters,2 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."b38
We should not commit sexual immorality, as some of them did--and in one day twenty-three thousand of them died.49
We should not test the Lord,5 as some of them did--and were killed by snakes.610
And do not grumble, as some of them did7--and were killed8 by the destroying angel.9