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1 Corinthians 10

RSV 1 I want you to know, brethren, that our fathers were all under the cloud, and all passed through the sea, NIV 1 For I do not want you to be ignorant of the fact, brothers, that our forefathers were all under the cloud and that they all passed through the sea. RSV 2 and all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea, NIV 2 They were all baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea. RSV 3 and all ate the same supernatural food NIV 3 They all ate the same spiritual food RSV 4 and all drank the same supernatural drink. For they drank from the supernatural Rock which followed them, and the Rock was Christ. NIV 4 and drank the same spiritual drink; for they drank from the spiritual rock that accompanied them, and that rock was Christ. RSV 5 Nevertheless with most of them God was not pleased; for they were overthrown in the wilderness. NIV 5 Nevertheless, God was not pleased with most of them; their bodies were scattered over the desert. RSV 6 Now these things are warnings for us, not to desire evil as they did. NIV 6 Now these things occurred as examples to keep us from setting our hearts on evil things as they did. RSV 7 Do not be idolaters as some of them were; as it is written, "The people sat down to eat and drink and rose up to dance." NIV 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 pagan revelry." RSV 8 We must not indulge in immorality as some of them did, and twenty-three thousand fell in a single day. NIV 8 We should not commit sexual immorality, as some of them did--and in one day twenty-three thousand of them died. RSV 9 We must not put the Lord to the test, as some of them did and were destroyed by serpents; NIV 9 We should not test the Lord, as some of them did--and were killed by snakes. RSV 10 nor grumble, as some of them did and were destroyed by the Destroyer. NIV 10 And do not grumble, as some of them did--and were killed by the destroying angel. RSV 11 Now these things happened to them as a warning, but they were written down for our instruction, upon whom the end of the ages has come. NIV 11 These things happened to them as examples and were written down as warnings for us, on whom the fulfillment of the ages has come. RSV 12 Therefore let any one who thinks that he stands take heed lest he fall. NIV 12 So, if you think you are standing firm, be careful that you don't fall! RSV 13 No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your strength, but with the temptation will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it. NIV 13 No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it. RSV 14 Therefore, my beloved, shun the worship of idols. NIV 14 Therefore, my dear friends, flee from idolatry. RSV 15 I speak as to sensible men; judge for yourselves what I say. NIV 15 I speak to sensible people; judge for yourselves what I say. RSV 16 The cup of blessing which we bless, is it not a participation in the blood of Christ? The bread which we break, is it not a participation in the body of Christ? NIV 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? RSV 17 Because there is one bread, we who are many are one body, for we all partake of the one bread. NIV 17 Because there is one loaf, we, who are many, are one body, for we all partake of the one loaf. RSV 18 Consider the people of Israel; are not those who eat the sacrifices partners in the altar? NIV 18 Consider the people of Israel: Do not those who eat the sacrifices participate in the altar? RSV 19 What do I imply then? That food offered to idols is anything, or that an idol is anything? NIV 19 Do I mean then that a sacrifice offered to an idol is anything, or that an idol is anything? RSV 20 No, I imply that what pagans sacrifice they offer to demons and not to God. I do not want you to be partners with demons. NIV 20 No, but the sacrifices of pagans are offered to demons, not to God, and I do not want you to be participants with demons. RSV 21 You cannot drink the cup of the Lord and the cup of demons. You cannot partake of the table of the Lord and the table of demons. NIV 21 You cannot drink the cup of the Lord and the cup of demons too; you cannot have a part in both the Lord's table and the table of demons. RSV 22 Shall we provoke the Lord to jealousy? Are we stronger than he? NIV 22 Are we trying to arouse the Lord's jealousy? Are we stronger than he? RSV 23 "All things are lawful," but not all things are helpful. "All things are lawful," but not all things build up. NIV 23 "Everything is permissible"--but not everything is beneficial. "Everything is permissible"--but not everything is constructive. RSV 24 Let no one seek his own good, but the good of his neighbor. NIV 24 Nobody should seek his own good, but the good of others. RSV 25 Eat whatever is sold in the meat market without raising any question on the ground of conscience. NIV 25 Eat anything sold in the meat market without raising questions of conscience, RSV 26 For "the earth is the Lord's, and everything in it." NIV 26 for, "The earth is the Lord's, and everything in it." RSV 27 If one of the unbelievers invites you to dinner and you are disposed to go, eat whatever is set before you without raising any question on the ground of conscience. NIV 27 If some unbeliever invites you to a meal and you want to go, eat whatever is put before you without raising questions of conscience. RSV 28 (But if some one says to you, "This has been offered in sacrifice," then out of consideration for the man who informed you, and for conscience' sake-- NIV 28 But if anyone says to you, "This has been offered in sacrifice," then do not eat it, both for the sake of the man who told you and for conscience' sake-- RSV 29 I mean his conscience, not yours--do not eat it.) For why should my liberty be determined by another man's scruples? NIV 29 the other man's conscience, I mean, not yours. For why should my freedom be judged by another's conscience? RSV 30 If I partake with thankfulness, why am I denounced because of that for which I give thanks? NIV 30 If I take part in the meal with thankfulness, why am I denounced because of something I thank God for? RSV 31 So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. NIV 31 So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God. RSV 32 Give no offense to Jews or to Greeks or to the church of God, NIV 32 Do not cause anyone to stumble, whether Jews, Greeks or the church of God-- RSV 33 just as I try to please all men in everything I do, not seeking my own advantage, but that of many, that they may be saved. NIV 33 even as I try to please everybody in every way. For I am not seeking my own good but the good of many, so that they may be saved.