Parallel Verses

King James Version

Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.

New American Standard Bible

Now these things happened as examples for us, so that we would not crave evil things as they also craved.

Holman Bible

Now these things became examples for us, so that we will not desire evil things as they did.

International Standard Version

Now their experiences serve as examples for us so that we won't set our hearts on evil as they did.

A Conservative Version

But these things became our examples, for us not to be men who lust for evil things as those also lusted.

American Standard Version

Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.

Amplified

Now these things are examples (warnings and admonitions) for us not to desire or crave or covet or lust after evil and carnal things as they did.

An Understandable Version

Now these events were examples for us, so that we should not have strong desires for evil things like they did.

Anderson New Testament

Now these things took place as examples for us, that we should not desire evil things, as they, also, desired.

Bible in Basic English

Now these things were for an example to us, so that our hearts might not go after evil things, as they did.

Common New Testament

Now these things are examples for us, not to desire evil things as they did.

Daniel Mace New Testament

now these things were examples to deter us from longing after things that are pernicious, as they did.

Darby Translation

But these things happened as types of us, that we should not be lusters after evil things, as they also lusted.

Godbey New Testament

And these became our examples, in order that we may not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.

Goodspeed New Testament

Now these things happened to warn us, so that we should not long for what is evil as they did.

John Wesley New Testament

Now these things were for our example, that we might not desire evil things, as they desired.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Now these things became types of us, that we should not lust after evil things as they lusted.

Julia Smith Translation

And these things were our types, that we be not eagerly desirous of evil things, as they also eagerly desired.

King James 2000

Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now these [things] happened [as] examples for us, so that we should not be desirers of evil [things], just as those also desired [them],

Modern King James verseion

And these things were our examples, that we should not be lusters after evil, as they also lusted.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

These are examples to us that we should not lust after evil things, as they lusted.

Moffatt New Testament

Now this took place as a warning for us, to keep us from craving for evil as they craved.

Montgomery New Testament

Now this happened as a warning for us, that we might not long for evil things as they longed.

NET Bible

These things happened as examples for us, so that we will not crave evil things as they did.

New Heart English Bible

Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.

Noyes New Testament

Now these things were warnings for us, in order that we should not lust after evil things, as they lusted.

Sawyer New Testament

But these things are examples for us, that we should not desire evil things, as they did.

The Emphasized Bible

But, in these things, they became, ensamples for us, to the end we should not be covetous of evil things, even as, they, also coveted;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Now these things were examples for us, that we might not be coveters of evil things, as they also coveted.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Now these things happened as warnings to us, to teach us not to long for evil things as our forefathers longed.

Webster

Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.

Weymouth New Testament

And in this they became a warning to us, to teach us not to be eager, as they were eager, in pursuit of what is evil.

Williams New Testament

Now all these things occurred as warnings to us, to keep us from hankering after what is evil, in the ways they did.

World English Bible

Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.

Worrell New Testament

Now these things became types for us, that we might not covet evil things, as they also coveted.

Worsley New Testament

Now these things were examples for us, that we might not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.

Youngs Literal Translation

and those things became types of us, for our not passionately desiring evil things, as also these did desire.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Now
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

ταῦτα 
Tauta 
Usage: 188

γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

τύπος 
Tupos 
Usage: 16

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

we
ἡμᾶς 
hemas 
us, we, our, us-ward 9, not tr
Usage: 170

εἶναι 
Einai 
to be, be, was, is, am, are, were, not tr,
Usage: 97

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

ἐπιθυμητής 
Epithumetes 
Usage: 1

κακός 
Kakos 
Usage: 46

as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

κακεῖνος 
Kakeinos 
and he, and they, he also, and them, and the other, and him, they also, him also,
Usage: 9

Devotionals

Devotionals containing 1 Corinthians 10:6

Context Readings

A History Lesson From Israel

5 But with many of them God was not well pleased: for they were overthrown in the wilderness. 6 Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted. 7 Neither be ye idolaters, as were some of them; as it is written, The people sat down to eat and drink, and rose up to play.



Cross References

Numbers 11:4

And the mixt multitude that was among them fell a lusting: and the children of Israel also wept again, and said, Who shall give us flesh to eat?

1 Corinthians 10:11

Now all these things happened unto them for ensamples: and they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the world are come.

Numbers 11:31-34

And there went forth a wind from the LORD, and brought quails from the sea, and let them fall by the camp, as it were a day's journey on this side, and as it were a day's journey on the other side, round about the camp, and as it were two cubits high upon the face of the earth.

Psalm 78:27-31

He rained flesh also upon them as dust, and feathered fowls like as the sand of the sea:

Psalm 106:14-15

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

Zephaniah 3:6-7

I have cut off the nations: their towers are desolate; I made their streets waste, that none passeth by: their cities are destroyed, so that there is no man, that there is none inhabitant.

Romans 5:14

Nevertheless death reigned from Adam to Moses, even over them that had not sinned after the similitude of Adam's transgression, who is the figure of him that was to come.

Hebrews 4:11

Let us labour therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief.

Hebrews 9:24

For Christ is not entered into the holy places made with hands, which are the figures of the true; but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God for us:

1 Peter 3:21

The like figure whereunto even baptism doth also now save us (not the putting away of the filth of the flesh, but the answer of a good conscience toward God,) by the resurrection of Jesus Christ:

2 Peter 2:6

And turning the cities of Sodom and Gomorrha into ashes condemned them with an overthrow, making them an ensample unto those that after should live ungodly;

Jude 1:7

Even as Sodom and Gomorrha, and the cities about them in like manner, giving themselves over to fornication, and going after strange flesh, are set forth for an example, suffering the vengeance of eternal fire.

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