1 Corinthians 6:8
New International Version
Instead, you yourselves cheat and do wrong, and you do this to your brothers and sisters.

New Living Translation
Instead, you yourselves are the ones who do wrong and cheat even your fellow believers.

English Standard Version
But you yourselves wrong and defraud—even your own brothers!

Berean Study Bible
Instead, you yourselves cheat and do wrong, even against your own brothers!

Berean Literal Bible
But you do wrong and defraud, and these things to brothers!

New American Standard Bible
On the contrary, you yourselves wrong and defraud. You do this even to your brethren.

King James Bible
Nay, ye do wrong, and defraud, and that your brethren.

Christian Standard Bible
Instead, you yourselves do wrong and cheat--and you do this to brothers and sisters!

Contemporary English Version
But instead, you cheat and rob other followers.

Good News Translation
Instead, you yourselves wrong one another and rob one another, even other believers!

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Instead, you act unjustly and cheat--and you do this to believers!

International Standard Version
Instead, you yourselves practice doing wrong and cheating others, and brothers at that!

NET Bible
But you yourselves wrong and cheat, and you do this to your brothers and sisters!

New Heart English Bible
No, but you yourselves do wrong, and defraud, and that against your brothers.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But you are doing wrong and you are cheating even your brothers.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Instead, you do wrong and cheat, and you do this to other believers.

New American Standard 1977
On the contrary, you yourselves wrong and defraud, and that your brethren.

Jubilee Bible 2000
But ye do wrong and defraud and do this to your brothers.

King James 2000 Bible
Nay, you do wrong, and defraud, and that your brethren.

American King James Version
No, you do wrong, and defraud, and that your brothers.

American Standard Version
Nay, but ye yourselves do wrong, and defraud, and that your brethren.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But you do wrong and defraud, and that to your brethren.

Darby Bible Translation
But ye do wrong, and defraud, and this [your] brethren.

English Revised Version
Nay, but ye yourselves do wrong, and defraud, and that your brethren.

Webster's Bible Translation
But ye do wrong, and defraud, and that your brethren.

Weymouth New Testament
On the contrary you yourselves inflict injustice and fraud, and upon brethren too.

World English Bible
No, but you yourselves do wrong, and defraud, and that against your brothers.

Young's Literal Translation
but ye -- ye do injustice, and ye defraud, and these -- brethren!
Study Bible
Lawsuits among Believers
7The very fact that you have lawsuits among you means you are thoroughly defeated already. Why not rather be wronged? Why not rather be cheated? 8Instead, you yourselves cheat and do wrong, even against your own brothers! 9Do you not know that the wicked will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who submit to or perform homosexual acts,…
Cross References
Matthew 20:13
But he answered one of them, 'Friend, I am not being unfair to you. Did you not agree with me on one denarius?

1 Thessalonians 4:6
and no one should ever violate or exploit his brother in this regard, because the Lord will avenge all such acts, as we have already told you and solemnly warned you.

Treasury of Scripture

No, you do wrong, and defraud, and that your brothers.

Leviticus 19:13
Thou shalt not defraud thy neighbour, neither rob him: the wages of him that is hired shall not abide with thee all night until the morning.

Micah 2:2
And they covet fields, and take them by violence; and houses, and take them away: so they oppress a man and his house, even a man and his heritage.

Malachi 3:5
And I will come near to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against false swearers, and against those that oppress the hireling in his wages, the widow, and the fatherless, and that turn aside the stranger from his right, and fear not me, saith the LORD of hosts.







Lexicon
Instead,
ἀλλὰ (alla)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 235: But, except, however. Neuter plural of allos; properly, other things, i.e. contrariwise.

you yourselves
ὑμεῖς (hymeis)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Nominative 2nd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 4771: You. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou.

cheat
ἀποστερεῖτε (apostereite)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 2nd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 650: To defraud, deprive of, despoil; mid: I endure deprivation; pass: To be bereft of. From apo and stereo; to despoil.

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

do wrong,
ἀδικεῖτε (adikeite)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 2nd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 91: To act unjustly towards, injure, harm. From adikos; to be unjust, i.e. do wrong.

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

[against your own]
τοῦτο (touto)
Demonstrative Pronoun - Nominative Neuter Singular
Strong's Greek 3778: This; he, she, it.

brothers!
ἀδελφούς (adelphous)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's Greek 80: A brother, member of the same religious community, especially a fellow-Christian. A brother near or remote.
(8) Nay, ye do wrong.--Better, No, but you yourselves do wrong.

Verse 8. - Nay, ye do wrong and defraud. Thus they violated a rule which Paul had laid down to the Thessalonians (1 Thessalonians 4:6), and incurred God's anger. 6:1-8 Christians should not contend with one another, for they are brethren. This, if duly attended to, would prevent many law-suits, and end many quarrels and disputes. In matters of great damage to ourselves or families, we may use lawful means to right ourselves, but Christians should be of a forgiving temper. Refer the matters in dispute, rather than go to law about them. They are trifles, and may easily be settled, if you first conquer your own spirits. Bear and forbear, and the men of least skill among you may end your quarrels. It is a shame that little quarrels should grow to such a head among Christians, that they cannot be determined by the brethren. The peace of a man's own mind, and the calm of his neighbourhood, are worth more than victory. Lawsuits could not take place among brethren, unless there were faults among them.
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