Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

If anyone defiles the temple of God, God shall destroy that one; for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.

New American Standard Bible

If any man destroys the temple of God, God will destroy him, for the temple of God is holy, and that is what you are.

King James Version

If any man defile the temple of God, him shall God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.

Holman Bible

If anyone destroys God’s sanctuary, God will destroy him; for God’s sanctuary is holy, and that is what you are.

International Standard Version

If anyone destroys God's sanctuary, God will destroy him, for God's sanctuary is holy. And you are that sanctuary!

A Conservative Version

If any man destroys the temple of God, God will destroy this man, for the temple of God is holy, which ye are.

American Standard Version

If any man destroyeth the temple of God, him shall God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, and such are ye.

Amplified

If anyone does hurt to God's temple or corrupts it [ with false doctrines] or destroys it, God will do hurt to him and bring him to the corruption of death and destroy him. For the temple of God is holy (sacred to Him) and that [temple] you [ the believing church and its individual believers] are.

An Understandable Version

If any person destroys God's Temple, God will destroy him. For God's Temple is holy [i.e., set apart for His service], and you people are His [holy] Temple.

Anderson New Testament

If any man defile the temple of God, him shall God destroy: for the temple of God is holy, which temple you are.

Bible in Basic English

If anyone makes the house of God unclean, God will put an end to him; for the house of God is holy, and you are his house.

Common New Testament

If any one destroys God's temple, God will destroy him. For God's temple is holy, and that temple you are.

Daniel Mace New Testament

if any man divide the temple of God, him shall God destroy: for you, who are the temple of God, are consecrated to him.

Darby Translation

If any one corrupt the temple of God, him shall God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, and such are ye.

Godbey New Testament

If any one destroys the temple of God, him will God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, which ye are.

Goodspeed New Testament

If anyone destroys the temple of God, God will destroy him. For the temple of God is sacred, and that is what you are.

John Wesley New Testament

If any man destroy the temple of God, him shall God destroy: for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.

Julia Smith Translation

If any one destroy the temple of God, him will God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, which ye are.

King James 2000

If any man defiles the temple of God, him shall God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, which temple you are.

Lexham Expanded Bible

If anyone destroys God's temple, God will destroy this one. For God's temple is holy, which you are.

Modern King James verseion

If anyone defiles the temple of God, God shall destroy him. For the temple of God is holy, which you are.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If any man defile the temple of God, him shall God destroy. For the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.

Moffatt New Testament

God will destroy anyone who would destroy God's temple, for God's temple is sacred ??and that is what you are.

Montgomery New Testament

If any one tear down God's sanctuary, God will tear him down; for the sanctuary of God is holy, and that is what you are.

NET Bible

If someone destroys God's temple, God will destroy him. For God's temple is holy, which is what you are.

New Heart English Bible

If anyone destroys the temple of God, God will destroy him; for God's temple is holy, which you are.

Noyes New Testament

If any one defaceth the temple of God, God will deface him; for the temple of God is holy, and such are ye.

Sawyer New Testament

If any one destroys the temple of God, him shall God destroy; for the temple of God which you are is holy.

The Emphasized Bible

If anyone doth mar the shrine of God, God, will mar him; for the shrine of God is holy, - and such are ye.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

If any man prophane the temple of God, him will God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.

Twentieth Century New Testament

If any one destroys the Temple of God, God will destroy him; for the Temple of God is sacred, and so also are you.

Webster

If any man defileth the temple of God, him will God destroy: for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.

Weymouth New Testament

If any one is marring the Sanctuary of God, him will God mar; for the Sanctuary of God is holy, which you all are.

Williams New Testament

If anyone destroys God's temple, God will destroy him. For God's temple is sacred to Him, and you are that temple.

World English Bible

If anyone destroys the temple of God, God will destroy him; for God's temple is holy, which you are.

Worrell New Testament

If any one destroys the temple of God, him will God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, and such are ye.

Worsley New Testament

If any one destroy the temple of God, him will God destroy: for the temple of God is holy, and this temple are ye.

Youngs Literal Translation

if any one the sanctuary of God doth waste, him shall God waste; for the sanctuary of God is holy, the which ye are.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

φθείρω 
Phtheiro 
Usage: 8

the temple
ναός 
Naos 
ναός 
Naos 
Usage: 39
Usage: 39

of God
θεός 
theos 
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151
Usage: 1151

him
τοῦτον 
Touton 
Usage: 50

φθείρω 
Phtheiro 
Usage: 8

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

φθείρω 
Phtheiro 
Usage: 8

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

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

G40
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

ὅστις ἥτις ὅ6τι 
hostis 
Usage: 112

temple ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

References

Hastings

Morish

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 3:17

Context Readings

Divisiveness And Immaturity

16 Know ye not that ye are the temple of God and that the Spirit of God dwells in you? 17 If anyone defiles the temple of God, God shall destroy that one; for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are. 18 Let no one deceive himself. If any one among you seems to be wise in this age, let them become a fool that they may be wise.



Cross References

Genesis 28:17

And he was afraid and said, How dreadful is this place! this is none other but the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.

Exodus 3:5

And he said, Do not come near; take off thy shoes from thy feet, for the place upon which thou dost stand is holy ground.

Leviticus 15:31

Thus shall ye separate the sons of Israel from their uncleanness; and they shall not die for their uncleanness defiling my tabernacle that is among them.

Leviticus 20:3

And I will set my face against that man and will cut him off from among his people because he has given of his seed unto Molech, contaminating my sanctuary and defiling my holy name.

Numbers 19:20

But the man that shall be unclean and shall not cause the sin to be removed from himself, that person shall be cut off from among the congregation because he has defiled the tabernacle of the LORD; the water of separation has not been sprinkled upon him; he is unclean.

1 Chronicles 29:3

Moreover, because I have my delight in the house of my God, I have in my own treasury, gold and silver, which I have given to the house of my God, over and above all that I have prepared for the house of the sanctuary:

Psalm 74:3

Lift up thy feet unto the eternal desolations, unto every enemy who has done wickedly in the sanctuary.

Psalm 79:1

O God, the Gentiles are come into thine inheritance; they have defiled the temple of thy holiness; they have laid Jerusalem on heaps.

Psalm 93:5

Thy testimonies are very sure; holiness becomes thy house, O LORD, for ever.

Psalm 99:9

Exalt the LORD our God and worship at the mountain of his holiness, for the LORD our God is holy.

Isaiah 64:11

Our house of our Sanctuary and of our glory, where our fathers praised thee, was burned up with fire; and all our precious things were destroyed.

Ezekiel 5:11

Therefore, as I live, said the Lord GOD, surely, because thou hast defiled my sanctuary with all thy contaminations and with all thine abominations, therefore I will also destroy thee; neither shall my eye forgive, neither will I have mercy.

Ezekiel 7:22

I will also turn my face from them, and they shall pollute my secret place, for the destroyers shall enter into it and defile it.

Ezekiel 23:38-39

Moreover this they have done unto me: they have defiled my sanctuary in the same day and have profaned my sabbaths.

Ezekiel 43:12

This is the law of the house; Upon the top of the mountain it shall be built; the whole limit thereof round about shall be most holy. Behold, this is the law of the house.

Zephaniah 3:4

Her prophets are light and treacherous persons: her priests have polluted the sanctuary; they have falsified the law.

1 Corinthians 6:18-20

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

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