nor thieves nor the greedy nor drunkards nor slanderers nor swindlers1 will inherit the kingdom of God.
And that is what some of you were.2 But you were washed,3 you were sanctified,4 you were justified5 in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.
"I have the right to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial.6 "I have the right to do anything"--but I will not be mastered by anything.
You say, "Food for the stomach and the stomach for food, and God will destroy them both."7 The body, however, is not meant for sexual immorality but for the Lord,8 and the Lord for the body.
By his power God raised the Lord from the dead,9 and he will raise us also.1015
Do you not know that your bodies are members of Christ himself ?11 Shall I then take the members of Christ and unite them with a prostitute? Never!
Do you not know that he who unites himself with a prostitute is one with her in body? For it is said, "The two will become one flesh."a1217
But whoever is united with the Lord is one with him in spirit.b1318
Flee from sexual immorality.14 All other sins people commit are outside their bodies, but those who sin sexually sin against their own bodies.1519
Do you not know that your bodies are temples16 of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own;1720
you were bought at a price.18 Therefore honor God with your bodies.19