Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

But take heed lest somehow this privilege of yours becomes a stumbling-block to those who are weak.

New American Standard Bible

But take care that this liberty of yours does not somehow become a stumbling block to the weak.

King James Version

But take heed lest by any means this liberty of yours become a stumblingblock to them that are weak.

Holman Bible

But be careful that this right of yours in no way becomes a stumbling block to the weak.

International Standard Version

But you must see to it that this right of yours does not become a stumbling block for those who are weak.

American Standard Version

But take heed lest by any means this liberty of yours become a stumblingblock to the weak.

Amplified

Only be careful that this liberty of yours [this power to choose] does not somehow become a stumbling block [that is, a temptation to sin] to the weak [in conscience].

An Understandable Version

But pay attention [to this], so that somehow this liberty of yours [i.e., to eat whatever you want to] does not become an occasion over which weak people could fall [away from God].

Anderson New Testament

But take heed, lest, by any means, this right of yours become a stumbling-block to those who are weak.

Bible in Basic English

But take care that this power of yours does not give cause for trouble to the feeble.

Common New Testament

But take care that this liberty of yours does not somehow become a stumbling block to the weak.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but take care that this liberty of yours does not prove a scandal to the weak.

Darby Translation

But see lest anywise this your right to eat itself be a stumbling-block to the weak.

Godbey New Testament

See lest this liberty of yours may become a stumblingblock to the weak.

Goodspeed New Testament

But you must take care that this right of yours does not prove a hindrance to the overscrupulous.

John Wesley New Testament

But take heed, lest by any means this your liberty become a stumbling-block to the weak.

Julia Smith Translation

And see ye lest this your power be a stumble to the weak.

King James 2000

But take heed lest by any means this liberty of yours becomes a stumbling block to them that are weak.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But watch out lest somehow this right of yours becomes a cause for stumbling to the weak.

Modern King James verseion

But take heed lest by any means this liberty of yours becomes a stumbling block to those who are weak.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But take heed that your liberty cause not the weak to fall.

Moffatt New Testament

But see that the exercise of your right does not prove any stumbling-block to the weak.

Montgomery New Testament

But see to it lest this right of yours become a stumbling-block to the weak.

NET Bible

But be careful that this liberty of yours does not become a hindrance to the weak.

New Heart English Bible

But be careful that by no means does this liberty of yours become a stumbling block to the weak.

Noyes New Testament

But take heed, lest this liberty of yours become a stumblingblock to the weak.

Sawyer New Testament

But beware lest your liberty should become an offense to the weak.

The Emphasized Bible

But be taking heed, lest, by any means, your right, itself, become, an occasion of stumbling, unto the weak;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But take heed that this power of yours become not an occasion of stumbling to the weak.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But take care that this right of yours does not become in any way a stumbling-block to the weak.

Webster

But take heed lest by any means this liberty of yours should become a stumbling-block to them that are weak.

Weymouth New Testament

But take care lest this liberty of yours should prove a hindrance to the progress of weak believers.

Williams New Testament

But you must see to it that this right of yours does not become a stumbling block to overscrupulous people.

World English Bible

But be careful that by no means does this liberty of yours become a stumbling block to the weak.

Worrell New Testament

But take heed, lest this liberty of yours become a stumbling-block to the weak.

Worsley New Testament

But see that this liberty of yours be not by any means a stumbling-block to the weak.

Youngs Literal Translation

but see, lest this privilege of yours may become a stumbling-block to the infirm,

Interlinear

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

βλέπω 
Blepo 
Usage: 85

μήπως μήπως 
mepos 
Usage: 12

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

ἐξουσία 
Exousia 
Usage: 79

of yours
ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

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

πρόσκομμα 
Proskomma 
Usage: 6

to them

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

References

Context Readings

Concerning Food Sacrificed To Idols

8 But food does not present us to God, for neither if we eat are we ahead, nor if we do not eat are we behind. 9 But take heed lest somehow this privilege of yours becomes a stumbling-block to those who are weak. 10 For if some man sees thee, who have knowledge, dining in an idol-temple, will not his conscience, being weak, be strengthened to eat things sacrificed to idols?


Cross References

Galatians 5:13

For ye, brothers, were called to liberty, only not liberty for an opportunity to the flesh, but be servants to each other through love.

Romans 14:20-21

Do not tear down the work of God because of food. All things indeed are clean, but it is wrong to the man who eats through hindrance.

Romans 14:1-2

But the man who is weak in the faith, do not receive for arguments of opinions.

Romans 14:13-15

Let us not therefore criticize each other any more, but judge ye this instead, not to place a stumbling block to the brother, or a snare.

1 Corinthians 8:10

For if some man sees thee, who have knowledge, dining in an idol-temple, will not his conscience, being weak, be strengthened to eat things sacrificed to idols?

1 Corinthians 10:24

Let not one man seek that of himself, but each man that of the other.

1 Peter 2:16

As free, and not having your freedom as a cover-up of evil, but as bondmen of God.

Leviticus 19:14

Thou shall not curse the deaf, nor put a stumbling block before the blind, but thou shall fear thy God. I am LORD.

Isaiah 35:3

Strengthen ye the weak hands, and confirm the feeble knees.

Isaiah 57:14

And he will say, Cast ye up, cast ye up, prepare the way. Take up the stumbling-block out of the way of my people.

Ezekiel 14:3

Son of man, these men have taken their idols into their heart, and put the stumbling block of their iniquity before their face. Should I be inquired of at all by them?

Ezekiel 44:12

Because they ministered to them before their idols, and became a stumbling block of iniquity to the house of Israel, therefore I have lifted up my hand against them, says lord LORD, and they shall bear their iniquity.

Matthew 18:6-7

But whoever may cause one of these little ones who believe in me to stumble, it is advantageous for him that a donkey-powered millstone were hanged on his neck, and he were drowned in the depth of the sea.

Matthew 18:10

See that ye not disparage one of these little ones, for I say to you, that in the heavens their agents do always behold the face of my Father in the heavens.

Luke 17:1-2

And he said to his disciples, It is impossible for the stumbling-blocks not to come, but woe to him through whom they come!

Romans 15:1

Now we the strong ought to bear the weaknesses of the frail, and not to please ourselves.

1 Corinthians 8:12

And sinning this way against the brothers, and wounding their weak conscience, ye sin against Christ.

1 Corinthians 9:22

To the weak I became as weak, so that I might gain the weak. I have become all things to all men, so that by all means I might save some.

1 Corinthians 10:29

And I say conscience, not the one of himself, but the one of the other man. For why is my liberty judged by another conscience?

1 Corinthians 10:32

Become ye inoffensive both to Jews and to Greeks, and to the church of God,

2 Corinthians 11:21

I speak as from shame, that we were so weak. Yet in whatever any man may be bold in foolishness, I say I too am bold.

2 Peter 2:19

promising them freedom, while they themselves are bondmen of corruption, for by what any man has been overcome, of this he has also been enslaved.

Revelation 2:14

But I have a few things against thee, because thou have there men who adhere to the teaching of Balaam, who taught Balak to cast a snare before the sons of Israel, even to eat idol sacrifices, and to fornicate.

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