1 Corinthians 6:18



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Flee immorality. Every other sin that a man commits is outside the body, but the immoral man sins against his own body.

King James Version

Flee fornication. Every sin that a man doeth is without the body; but he that committeth fornication sinneth against his own body.

International Standard Version

Keep on running away from sexual immorality. Any other sin that a person commits is outside his body, but the person who sins sexually sins against his own body.

A Conservative Version

Flee fornication. Every sin, whatever a man may do, is outside the body, but he who fornicates sins against his own body.

American Standard Version

Flee fornication. Every sin that a man doeth is without the body; but he that committeth fornication sinneth against his own body.

Amplified

Shun immorality and all sexual looseness [flee from impurity in thought, word, or deed]. Any other sin which a man commits is one outside the body, but he who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body.

An Understandable Version

Stay away from [any involvement in] sexual immorality. Every sin a person commits is outside [the realm] of his body; but the one who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body. [Note: Possibly this means that sex, because it requires the deepest and most complete commitment of human involvement, becomes a unique sin when its true purpose and expression are violated].

Anderson New Testament

Shun lewdness. Every sin that a man commits, is without the body; but he that is guilty of lewdness sins against his own body.

Bible in Basic English

Keep away from the desires of the flesh. Every sin which a man does is outside of the body; but he who goes after the desires of the flesh does evil to his body.

Common New Testament

Flee immorality. Every other sin that a man commits is outside the body, but the immoral man sins against his own body.

Daniel Mace New Testament

flee licentiousness. no other sin that a man commits does affect the church as a body: but the licentious commits a fraud against the whole body to which he belongs.

Darby Translation

Flee fornication. Every sin which a man may practise is without the body, but he that commits fornication sins against his own body.

Godbey New Testament

Fly from fornication. Every sin which a man may commit is outside of his body; the one committing fornication sins against his own body.

Goodspeed New Testament

Fly from immorality! Any other sin a man commits is something outside his body, but the immoral man sins against his own body.

Holman Bible

Flee from sexual immorality! "Every sin a person can commit is outside the body," but the person who is sexually immoral sins against his own body.

John Wesley New Testament

Flee fornication. Every sin that a man doth, is without the body; but he that committeth fornication, sinneth against his own body.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Flee fornication. Any other sin that a man does is outside the body, but he that commits fornication sins against his own body.

Julia Smith Translation

Flee fornication. Every sin which if a man do is without the body; but he committing fornication sins against his own body.

King James 2000

Flee fornication. Every sin that a man does is outside the body; but he that commits fornication sins against his own body.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Flee sexual immorality. Every sin that a person commits is outside his body, but the one who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body.

Modern King James verseion

Flee fornication. Every sin that a man does is outside the body, but he who commits fornication sins against his own body.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Flee fornication. All sins that a man doth, are without the body. But he that is a fornicator, sinneth against his own body.

Moffatt New Testament

Shun immorality! Any other sin that a man commits is outside the body, but the immoral man sins against his body.

Montgomery New Testament

Flee from immorality. Every other sin that a man commits lies outside the body, but the immoral man sins against his own body.

NET Bible

Flee sexual immorality! "Every sin a person commits is outside of the body" -- but the immoral person sins against his own body.

New Heart English Bible

Flee sexual immorality. "Every sin that a man does is outside the body," but he who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body.

New simplified Bible

Flee from fornication! Every sin that a man does is outside his body. But he who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body.

Noyes New Testament

Flee fornication. Every other sin which a man may commit, is apart from the body; but he that committeth fornication, sinneth against his own body.

Sawyer New Testament

Avoid fornication. Every crime that a man commits is out of his body; but he that commits fornication sins in his body.

The Emphasized Bible

Flee fornication! Every sin, whatsoever a man shall commit, is, outside his body, but, he that committeth fornication, bringeth sin into his own body.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Flee whoredom. Every other sin which a man may commit is without the body; but he who committeth whoredom sinneth against his own body.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Shun all immorality. Every other sin that men commit is something outside the body; but an immoral man sins against his own body.

Webster

Flee lewdness. Every sin that a man doeth, is without the body; but he that committeth lewdness, sinneth against his own body.

Weymouth New Testament

Flee from fornication. Any other sin that a human being commits lies outside the body; but he who commits fornication sins against his own body.

Williams New Testament

Keep on running from sexual immorality! Any other sin that a man commits is one outside his body, but the man who commits the sexual sin is sinning against his own body.

World English Bible

Flee sexual immorality! "Every sin that a man does is outside the body," but he who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body.

Worrell New Testament

Flee fornication. Every sin which a man commits is without the body; but he that commits adultery sins against his own body.

Worsley New Testament

Flee from whoredom. Every other sin, that a man committeth, is without the body; but he, that committeth whoredom, sinneth against his own body.

Youngs Literal Translation

flee the whoredom; every sin -- whatever a man may commit -- is without the body, and he who is committing whoredom, against his own body doth sin.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
φεύγω 
Pheugo 
Usage: 23

πορνεία 
Porneia 
Usage: 21

πᾶς 
Pas 
all , all things , every , all men , whosoever , everyone , whole , all manner of , every man , no Trans , every thing , any , whatsoever , whosoever 9 , always , daily , any thing , no , not tr ,
Usage: 704

ἁμάρτημα 
Hamartema 
Usage: 2

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

a man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man , not tr ,
Usage: 316

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do , make , bring forth , commit , cause , work , show , bear , keep , fulfil , deal , perform , not tr , , vr do
Usage: 372

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is , are , was , be , have , not tr , , vr is
Usage: 585

ἐκτός 
Ektos 
out of , outside , other than , without , be excepted , except , unless , but
Usage: 8

the body
σῶμα 
Soma 
Usage: 123

but
δέ 
De 
but , and , now , then , also , yet , yea , so , moreover , nevertheless , for , even , , not tr
Usage: 2184

he that

which , who , the things , the son ,
Usage: 0

πορνεύω 
Porneuo 
Usage: 6

ἁμαρτάνω 
Hamartano 
Usage: 35

εἰς 
Eis 
into , to , unto , for , in , on , toward , against ,
Usage: 1267

ἴδιος 
Idios 
his own , their own , privately , apart , your own , his , own , not tr ,
Usage: 96

Context Readings

Avoid Sexual Immorality

17 But the one who joins himself to the Lord is one spirit with Him. 18 Flee immorality. Every other sin that a man commits is outside the body, but the immoral man sins against his own body. 19 Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and that you are not your own?


Cross References

Hebrews 13:4

Marriage is to be held in honor among all, and the marriage bed is to be undefiled; for fornicators and adulterers God will judge.

2 Corinthians 12:21

I am afraid that when I come again my God may humiliate me before you, and I may mourn over many of those who have sinned in the past and not repented of the impurity, immorality and sensuality which they have practiced.

Ephesians 5:3

But immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints;

2 Timothy 2:22

Now flee from youthful lusts and pursue righteousness, faith, love and peace, with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.

Genesis 39:12-18

She caught him by his garment, saying, "Lie with me!" And he left his garment in her hand and fled, and went outside.

Proverbs 2:16-19

To deliver you from the strange woman, From the adulteress who flatters with her words;

Proverbs 5:3-15

For the lips of an adulteress drip honey And smoother than oil is her speech;

Proverbs 6:24-32

To keep you from the evil woman, From the smooth tongue of the adulteress.

Proverbs 7:5-27

That they may keep you from an adulteress, From the foreigner who flatters with her words.

Proverbs 9:16-18

"Whoever is naive, let him turn in here," And to him who lacks understanding she says,

Romans 1:24

Therefore God gave them over in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, so that their bodies would be dishonored among them.

Romans 6:12-13

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its lusts,

1 Corinthians 6:9

Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived; neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor homosexuals,

Colossians 3:5

Therefore consider the members of your earthly body as dead to immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and greed, which amounts to idolatry.

1 Thessalonians 4:3

For this is the will of God, your sanctification; that is, that you abstain from sexual immorality;

1 Thessalonians 4:5

not in lustful passion, like the Gentiles who do not know God;

1 Peter 2:11

Beloved, I urge you as aliens and strangers to abstain from fleshly lusts which wage war against the soul.



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