Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

Consider Israel according to the flesh. Do not those who eat the sacrifices participate in the altar?

New American Standard Bible

Look at the nation Israel; are not those who eat the sacrifices sharers in the altar?

King James Version

Behold Israel after the flesh: are not they which eat of the sacrifices partakers of the altar?

Holman Bible

Look at the people of Israel. Do not those who eat the sacrifices participate in what is offered on the altar?

International Standard Version

Look at the Israelis from a human point of view. Those who eat the sacrifices share in what is on the altar, don't they?

A Conservative Version

Look at Israel according to flesh. Those who eat the sacrifices, are they not partakers of the altar?

American Standard Version

Behold Israel after the flesh: have not they that eat the sacrifices communion with the altar?

Amplified

Consider the people of Israel; are those who eat the sacrifices not partners of the altar [united in their worship of the same God]? [Indeed they are.]

An Understandable Version

Look at the physical nation of Israel; do not their people [i.e., the priests] who eat the [animal] sacrifices have fellowship [with God] in the Altar [service]?

Anderson New Testament

Look at Israel according to the flesh: are not those who eat the sacrifices partakers with the altar?

Bible in Basic English

See Israel after the flesh: do not those who take as food the offerings of the altar take a part in the altar?

Common New Testament

Consider Israel after the flesh; are not those who eat the sacrifices partners in the altar?

Daniel Mace New Testament

consider the custom of the Jews by descent, are not they which eat of the sacrifices, partakers of the altar? what say I then?

Darby Translation

See Israel according to flesh: are not they who eat the sacrifices in communion with the altar?

Godbey New Testament

See Israel after the flesh: are not all eating the sacrifices communicants of the altar?

Goodspeed New Testament

Think of the Israelites' practices. Do not those who eat what is sacrificed have divine fellowship at the sacrificial altar?

John Wesley New Testament

Consider Israel after the flesh. Are not they who eat of the sacrifices, partakers of the altar?

Julia Smith Translation

See ye Israel according to the flesh: are not they eating the sacrifices mutual participators of the altar?

King James 2000

Behold Israel after the flesh: are not they who eat of the sacrifices partakers of the altar?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Consider Israel according to the flesh: are not the ones who eat the sacrifices sharers in the altar?

Modern King James verseion

Behold Israel after the flesh. Are not those who eat of the sacrifices also partakers of the altar?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Behold Israel which walketh carnally. Are not they which eat of the sacrifice, partakers of the altar?

Moffatt New Testament

Look at the rites of Israel. Do not those who eat the sacrifices participate in the altar?

Montgomery New Testament

Look at Israel according to the flesh; are not those who eat the sacrifices in communion with the altar?

NET Bible

Look at the people of Israel. Are not those who eat the sacrifices partners in the altar?

Noyes New Testament

Look at Israel by natural descent. Have not those who eat of the sacrifices, communion with the altar?

Sawyer New Testament

Consider Israel after the flesh; are not those who eat the sacrifices partakers of the altar?

The Emphasized Bible

Be looking at Israel after the flesh: - are not, they who eat the sacrifices, joint partakers with the altar?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Behold Israel after the flesh. Are not they who eat of the sacrifices partakers with the altar?

Twentieth Century New Testament

Look at the people of Israel. Do not those who eat the sacrifices share with the altar?

Webster

Behold Israel after the flesh: are not they who eat of the sacrifices, partakers of the altar?

Weymouth New Testament

Look at the Israelites--the nation and their ritual. Are not those who eat the sacrifices joint-partakers in the altar?

Williams New Testament

Look at the Israelites in their practices. Are not those who eat the sacrifices in spiritual fellowship with the altar?

World English Bible

Consider Israel according to the flesh. Don't those who eat the sacrifices participate in the altar?

Worrell New Testament

Behold Israel according to the flesh: are not those who eat the sacrifices partakers of the altar?

Worsley New Testament

Consider Israel according to the flesh, Are not they, that eat of the sacrifices, partakers of the altar?

Youngs Literal Translation

See Israel according to the flesh! are not those eating the sacrifices in the fellowship of the altar?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
βλέπω 
Blepo 
Usage: 85

Ἰσραήλ 
Israel 
Usage: 57

κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

the flesh
σάρξ 
Sarx 
Usage: 130

are
εἰσί 
Eisi 
are, be, were, have, not tr,
Usage: 97

not
οὐχί 
Ouchi 
not, nay, not, not so
Usage: 32


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

ἐσθίω 
Esthio 
Usage: 52

of the sacrifices
θυσία 
Thusia 
Usage: 26

κοινωνός 
Koinonos 
Usage: 9

References

Context Readings

Order At The Lord's Supper

17 Because there is one loaf of bread, we, who are many, are one body; for we all partake of the one loaf of bread. 18 Consider Israel according to the flesh. Do not those who eat the sacrifices participate in the altar? 19 What am I saying then? That a thing sacrificed to idols is anything, or that an idol is anything?



Cross References

Romans 4:1

What then will we say that Abraham, our forefather, has found according to the flesh?

Leviticus 3:3-5

He shall offer of the sacrifice of peace offerings an offering made by fire to the LORD; the fat that covers the entrails, and all the fat that is on the entrails,

Leviticus 3:11

And the priest shall offer it up in smoke on the altar; it is food, an offering made by fire to the LORD.

Leviticus 7:6

Every male among the priests may eat of it. It shall be eaten in a holy place. It is most holy.

Leviticus 7:11-17

"'This is the law of the sacrifice of peace offerings, which one shall offer to the LORD.

1 Samuel 2:13-16

The custom of the priests with the people was that when any man offered sacrifice, the priest's servant came, while the flesh was boiling, with a fork of three teeth in his hand;

1 Samuel 9:12-13

They answered them, and said, "He is. Behold, he is ahead of you. Hurry now, for he has come today into the city; for the people have a sacrifice today in the high place.

Romans 1:3

concerning his Son, who was born of the seed of David according to the flesh,

Romans 4:12

The father of circumcision to those who not only are of the circumcision, but who also walk in the steps of that faith of our father Abraham, which he had in uncircumcision.

Romans 9:3-8

For I could wish that I myself were accursed from Christ for my brothers' sake, my relatives according to the flesh,

1 Corinthians 9:13

Do you not know that those who serve around sacred things eat from the things of the temple, and those who wait on the altar have their portion with the altar?

2 Corinthians 11:18-22

Seeing that many boast after the flesh, I will also boast.

Galatians 6:16

As many as walk by this rule, peace and mercy be on them, and on God's Israel.

Ephesians 2:11-12

Therefore remember that once you, the Gentiles in the flesh, who are called "uncircumcision" by that which is called "circumcision," (in the flesh, made by hands);

Philippians 3:3-5

For we are the circumcision, who worship God in the Spirit, and rejoice in Christ Jesus, and have no confidence in the flesh;

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