Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

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

A Conservative Version

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

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 Food, indeed, will not commend us unto God, - neither, if we eat not, do we lack, nor, if we eat, do we abound. 9 But be taking heed, lest, by any means, your right, itself, become, an occasion of stumbling, unto the weak; 10 For, if anyone should see theewho hast knowledge, in an idol-temple, reclining, will not, his conscience, being, weak, be built up for the eating of the idol-sacrifices?


Cross References

Galatians 5:13

For, ye, on a footing of freedom, were called, brethren, - only, turn not your freedom into an occasion to the flesh, but, by means of your love, be serving one another;

Romans 14:20-21

Do not, for the sake of food, be throwing down the work of God! All things, indeed, are pure; but, ill, is it for the man who with occasion of stumbling doth eat, -

Romans 14:1-2

Him that is weak in his faith, receive ye, - not for disputing opinions: -

Romans 14:13-15

No longer, then, upon one another, let us be sitting in judgment, but, this, judge ye rather - not to be putting a cause of stumbling before your brother or an occasion to fall.

1 Corinthians 8:10

For, if anyone should see theewho hast knowledge, in an idol-temple, reclining, will not, his conscience, being, weak, be built up for the eating of the idol-sacrifices?

1 Corinthians 10:24

Let, no one, be seeking, what concerneth himself, but that which concerneth some one else.

1 Peter 2:16

As free, yet, not as a cloak of vice, holding your freedom, but, as God's servants.

Leviticus 19:14

Thou shalt not curse the deaf, Nor, before the blind, place a stumbling-block, - So shalt thou stand in awe of thy God I, am Yahweh.

Isaiah 35:3

Strengthen ye the weak hands, - The trembling knees, make ye firm:

Isaiah 57:14

And one said - Cast ye up - cast ye up, prepare ye a way, - Lift the stumbling-block out of the way of my people.

Ezekiel 14:3

Son of man These men have brought up their manufactured gods upon their hear, And their stumbling-block of iniquity, have they set straight before their face, - Shall I be at all enquired of by them?

Ezekiel 44:12

Because they used to wait upon them before their manufactured gods, and became to the house of Israel a stumbling-block of iniquity, For this cause have I lifted up my hand concerning them Declareth My Lord Yahweh, and they shall bear their iniquity;

Matthew 18:6-7

And, whosoever shall cause to stumble one of these little ones who believe in me, it profiteth him, that there be hung a large mill-stone about his neck, and he be sunk in the wide main of the sea.

Matthew 18:10

Beware! do not despise one of these little ones; For I say unto you - that, their messengers in the heavens, do, continually, behold the face of my Father in the heavens.

Luke 17:1-2

And he said unto his disciples: - It is, impossible, that occasions of stumbling should not come, notwithstanding, alas! for him through whom they do come:

Romans 15:1

We are bound, however, we, who are strong, the weakness of them who are not strong to be bearing, and not, unto ourselves, to give pleasure.

1 Corinthians 8:12

But, in thus sinning against the brethren am wounding their conscience, seeing it is weak, against Christ, are ye sinning.

1 Corinthians 9:22

I became, unto the weak, weak, - that, the weak, I might win; - to all men, have I become all things, that, by all means, some, I might save.

1 Corinthians 10:29

But, conscience, I mean, not thine own, but the other's, - for why is my freedom to be judged by another's conscience?

1 Corinthians 10:32

Give no occasion of stumbling - whether to Jews, or to Greeks, or to the assembly of God:

2 Corinthians 11:21

By way of disparagement, am I speaking, - as though, we, had been weak! whereas, in whatsoever anyone dareth, in foolishness I speak, I also, dare: -

2 Peter 2:19

Promising, freedom to them, they themselves, being all the while, slaves of corruption, - for, by whom one hath been defeated, by the same, hath he become enslaved, -

Revelation 2:14

Nevertheless, I have against thee, a few things, - that thou hast there, such as hold fast the teaching of Balaam, - who went on to teach Balak to throw a cause of stumbling before the sons of Israel, to eat idol-sacrifices and to commit lewdness:

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