1 Corinthians 10:6-14 NIV

6 Now these things occurred as examplesa1 to keep us from setting our hearts on evil things as they did.

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    • a 10:6 - Or "types"; also in verse 11
      7 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."b3

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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.4

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          9 We should not test the Lord,5 as some of them did--and were killed by snakes.6

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          10 And do not grumble, as some of them did7--and were killed8 by the destroying angel.9

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          11 These things happened to them as examples10 and were written down as warnings for us,11 on whom the fulfillment of the ages has come.12

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              12 So, if you think you are standing firm,13 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;14 he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear.15 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,16 flee from idolatry.17

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