1 Corinthians 10:14

“Wherefore, my dearly beloved, flee from idolatry.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wherefore my dearely beloued, flee from idolatrie.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore, my beloved, flee from idolatry.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wherefore, my beloved, flee from idolatry.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this cause, my dear brothers, give no worship to false gods.
- Basic English Bible

Wherefore, my beloved, flee from idolatry.
- Darby Bible

Wherefore, my dearly beloved, flee from idolatry.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore, my dear friends, avoid all connection with the worship of idols.
- Weymouth Bible

Therefore, my beloved, flee from idolatry.
- World English Bible

Wherfor, ye most dereworthe to me, fle ye fro worschiping of maumetis.
- Wycliffe Bible

Wherefore, my beloved, flee from the idolatry;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 10:14


10:14 Flee from idolatry - And from all approaches to it.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 10:14


1Co 10:14 Flee from idolatry. In idolatry, the greatest temptations at Corinth were combined, lust, drinking, reveling, etc. The way to avoid all these was to flee it. Sin must not be dallied with, but shunned.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 10

  • Ray321
    2 Timothy 2:15 Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. To study God's Word is power, to have it in the heart is Jesus.
  • BSP
    Verse 24: We are not to seek our own advantage and only look out for our own interests, but we should look out for the interests of others and seek ways to benefit them.
  • Ray321
    Romans 7:18 18 For I know that in me that is, in my flesh, dwelleth no good thing: for to will is present with me but how to perform that which is good I find not. Paul had one problem, that was the flesh. The new creature inside him was fight with the flesh. Thank God for the Holy Spirit inside us that are saved by believing thru Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ finished works.
  • Douglas Gilbert Wells
    We will way fight against the flesh as along we in the world today.
  • Ray321
    1 Corinthians 10:13 There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it. We will all get tempted by the devil, but if we read the Word and obey God, we will escape the devils wrath. And don't forget to pray too.
  • BSP
    If we sincerely try to do Jehovah God's will, we do not have a breaking point as verse 13 brings out.

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