1 Corinthians 6:8-18 ESV

8 But you yourselves wrong and defraud--even 1your own brothers!a

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    • o 6:8 - Or brothers and sisters
      9 Or do you not know that the unrighteousb will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: 2neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality,c

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        • p 6:9 - Or wrongdoers
        • q 6:9 - The two Greek terms translated by this phrase refer to the passive and active partners in consensual homosexual acts
          10 nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.
          11 And 3such were some of you. But 4you were washed, 5you were sanctified, 6you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.

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          Flee Sexual Immorality

          12 7"All things are lawful for me," but not all things are helpful. "All things are lawful for me," but I will not be enslaved by anything.

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          13 8"Food is meant for the stomach and the stomach for food"--and God will destroy both one 9and the other. The body is not meant for sexual immorality, but 10for the Lord, and 11the Lord for the body.

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              14 And 12God raised the Lord and 13will also raise us up 14by his power.

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              15 Do you not know that 15your bodies are members of Christ? Shall I then take the members of Christ and make them members of a prostitute? Never!

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              16 Or do you not know that he who is joinedd to a prostitute becomes one body with her? For, as it is written, 16"The two will become one flesh."

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                • r 6:16 - Or who holds fast (compare Genesis 2:24 and Deuteronomy 10:20); also verse 17
                  17 But he who is joined to the Lord 17becomes one spirit with him.

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                  18 18Flee from sexual immorality. Every other sine a person commits is outside the body, but the sexually immoral person 19sins against his own body.

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