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

  • Charles Northup
    We must remember it all was written by God and has to agree as one writing? The Father and The Word and The Holy Ghost and these 3 are one.
  • BSP
    Verse 12: We want to guard against overconfidence and put up a constant fight to stay on the right course.
  • Wayne
    Romans 8:23, Christians are not to walk after the flesh but are to mortify the deeds of the body by the Spirit. Christ came to give us power over the flesh and all sin. If one is a Christian, one must take all sinful things to Jesus to b eradicated. Christ can remove all sin, 1 John 1st chapter. "And cleanse us from all unrighteousness". "Cleanses us from ALL sin". 2nd chap Walk as He walked.
  • A disciple
    "But with many of them God was not well pleased: for they were overthrown in the wilderness...but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able;" What are the things most common to us, that make us grieved with ourselves and not well pleasing to God? We know from this and other Scriptures that God keeps us from sinning according to how we walk in our integrity.
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    Eternal truths: Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall. All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not.
  • 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.

Bible Options