1 Corinthians 10:8
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.

Christian Standard Bible
Let us not commit sexual immorality as some of them did, and in a single day twenty-three thousand people died.

Contemporary English Version
Some of those people did shameful things, and in a single day about 23,000 died. Don't do shameful things as they did.

Good News Translation
We must not be guilty of sexual immorality, as some of them were--and in one day twenty-three thousand of them fell dead.

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;
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 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 was staying in Acacia Grove, the men began to indulge in sexual immorality with the daughters of Moab,

Numbers 25:9
but those who died in the plague numbered 24,000.

Matthew 5:32
But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, brings adultery upon her. And he who 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 ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind, …

Numbers 25:1-9
And Israel abode in Shittim, and the people began to commit whoredom with the daughters of Moab…

Psalm 106:29
Thus they provoked him to anger with their inventions: and the plague brake in upon them.







Lexicon
We should not commit sexual immorality,
πορνεύωμεν (porneuōmen)
Verb - Present Subjunctive Active - 1st Person Plural
Strong's Greek 4203: To fornicate; met: I practice idolatry. From porne; to act the harlot, i.e. indulge unlawful lust, or practise idolatry.

as
καθώς (kathōs)
Adverb
Strong's Greek 2531: According to the manner in which, in the degree that, just as, as. From kata and hos; just as, that.

some
τινες (tines)
Interrogative / Indefinite Pronoun - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's Greek 5100: Any one, some one, a certain one or thing. An enclitic indefinite pronoun; some or any person or object.

of them
αὐτῶν (autōn)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive Masculine 3rd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.

[did],
ἐπόρνευσαν (eporneusan)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 4203: To fornicate; met: I practice idolatry. From porne; to act the harlot, i.e. indulge unlawful lust, or practise idolatry.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 2532: And, even, also, namely.

in one
μιᾷ (mia)
Adjective - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 1520: One. (including the neuter Hen); a primary numeral; one.

day
ἡμέρᾳ (hēmera)
Noun - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 2250: A day, the period from sunrise to sunset.

twenty-three
εἰκοσι (eikosi)
Adjective - Nominative Feminine Plural
Strong's Greek 1501: Twenty. Of uncertain affinity; a score.

thousand [of them]
χιλιάδες (chiliades)
Noun - Nominative Feminine Plural
Strong's Greek 5505: A thousand, the number one thousand. From chilioi; one thousand.

died.
ἔπεσαν (epesan)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 4098: A reduplicated and contracted form of peto; probably akin to petomai through the idea of alighting; to fall.
(8) And fell in one day three and twenty thousand.--In Numbers 25:9 the statement is that twenty-four thousand perished. Various and ingenious attempts have been made to reconcile these two accounts of the actual numbers. The explanation most in harmony with the character of the writer, and the utterly unessential nature of the point historically, is, I venture to think, that either the Apostle quoted from memory a fact of no great importance, or else that he referred for his figures to some copy of the LXX., in which the numbers might be specified as here.

Verse 8. - Commit fornication. This sin was not only an ordinary accompaniment of idolatry, but often a consecrated part of it, as in the case of the thousand hierodouloi, or female attendants, in the temple of Aphrodite on Acro-Corinthus. Three and twenty thousand. The number given in Numbers 25:9 is twenty-four thousand. We cannot give any account of the discrepancy, which is, however, quite unimportant. 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.
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