1 Corinthians 10:8
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New International Version
We should not commit sexual immorality, as some of them did--and in one day twenty-three thousand of them died.

New Living Translation
And we must not engage in sexual immorality as some of them did, causing 23,000 of them to die in one day.

English Standard Version
We must not indulge in sexual immorality as some of them did, and twenty-three thousand fell in a single day.

Berean Study Bible
We should not commit sexual immorality, as some of them did, and in one day twenty-three thousand of them died.

Berean Literal Bible
Neither should we commit sexual immorality, as some of them committed sexual immorality, and twenty-three thousand fell in one day.

New American Standard Bible
Nor let us act immorally, as some of them did, and twenty-three thousand fell in one day.

King James Bible
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Let us not commit sexual immorality as some of them did, and in a single day 23,000 people fell dead.

International Standard Version
Let's stop sinning sexually, as some of them were doing, and on a single day 23,000 fell dead.

NET Bible
And let us not be immoral, as some of them were, and twenty-three thousand died in a single day.

New Heart English Bible
Neither let us commit sexual immorality, as some of them committed, and in one day twenty-three thousand fell.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And neither should we commit fornication as some of them fornicated and 23,000 fell in one day.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
We shouldn't sin sexually as some of them did. Twenty-three thousand of them died on one day.

New American Standard 1977
Nor let us act immorally, as some of them did, and twenty-three thousand fell in one day.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed and fell dead: in one day, twenty-three thousand.

King James 2000 Bible
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

American King James Version
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

American Standard Version
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed fornication, and there fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

Darby Bible Translation
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed fornication, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

English Revised Version
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

Webster's Bible Translation
Neither let us commit lewdness, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

Weymouth New Testament
Nor may we be fornicators, like some of them who committed fornication and on a single day 23,000 of them fell dead.

World English Bible
Neither let us commit sexual immorality, as some of them committed, and in one day twenty-three thousand fell.

Young's Literal Translation
neither may we commit whoredom, as certain of them did commit whoredom, and there fell in one day twenty-three thousand;
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
10:6-14 Carnal desires gain strength by indulgence, therefore should be checked in their first rise. Let us fear the sins of Israel, if we would shun their plagues. And it is but just to fear, that such as tempt Christ, will be left by him in the power of the old serpent. Murmuring against God's disposals and commands, greatly provokes him. Nothing in Scripture is written in vain; and it is our wisdom and duty to learn from it. Others have fallen, and so may we. The Christian's security against sin is distrust of himself. God has not promised to keep us from falling, if we do not look to ourselves. To this word of caution, a word of comfort is added. Others have the like burdens, and the like temptations: what they bear up under, and break through, we may also. God is wise as well as faithful, and will make our burdens according to our strength. He knows what we can bear. He will make a way to escape; he will deliver either from the trial itself, or at least the mischief of it. We have full encouragement to flee from sin, and to be faithful to God. We cannot fall by temptation, if we cleave fast to him. Whether the world smiles or frowns, it is an enemy; but believers shall be strengthened to overcome it, with all its terrors and enticements. The fear of the Lord, put into their hearts, will be the great means of safety.
Study Bible
Warnings from Israel's Past
7Do not be idolaters, as some of them were. As it is written: “The people sat down to eat and to drink, and got up to indulge in pagan revelry.” 8We should not commit sexual immorality, as some of them did, and in one day twenty-three thousand of them died. 9We should not test Christ, as some of them did, and were killed by snakes.…
Cross References
Numbers 25:1
While Israel remained at Shittim, the people began to play the harlot with the daughters of Moab.

Numbers 25:9
Those who died by the plague were 24,000.

Matthew 5:32
But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, brings adultery upon her. And whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.
Treasury of Scripture

Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.

1 Corinthians 6:9,18 Know you not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of …

Numbers 25:1-9 And Israel stayed in Shittim, and the people began to commit prostitution …

Psalm 106:29 Thus they provoked him to anger with their inventions: and the plague …

Revelation 2:14 But I have a few things against you, because you have there them …

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