Or (A)do you not know that the unrighteous will not (B)inherit the kingdom of God? (C)Do not be deceived; (D)neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor [a]homosexuals, 10 nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor those habitually drunk, nor verbal abusers, nor swindlers, will (E)inherit the kingdom of God. 11 (F)Such were some of you; but you were (G)washed, but you were (H)sanctified, but you were (I)justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and [b]in the Spirit of our God.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Corinthians 6:9 Two Gr words in the text, prob. submissive and dominant male homosexuals
  2. 1 Corinthians 6:11 Or by

18 (A)Flee sexual immorality. Every other sin that a person commits is outside the body, but the [a]sexually immoral person sins against his own body. 19 Or (B)do you not know that (C)your body is a [b]temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from [c]God, and that (D)you are not your own? 20 For (E)you have been bought for a price: therefore glorify God in (F)your body.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Corinthians 6:18 Or one who practices sexual immorality
  2. 1 Corinthians 6:19 Or sanctuary
  3. 1 Corinthians 6:19 Or God? And you...own

21 I am afraid that when I come again my God may humiliate me before you, and I may mourn over many of those who have (A)sinned in the past and not repented of the (B)impurity, sexual immorality, and indecent behavior which they have practiced.

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When Christ, (A)who is our life, is revealed, (B)then you also will be revealed with Him in glory.

(C)Therefore, [a]treat (D)the parts of your earthly body as dead to (E)sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and greed, which [b]amounts to idolatry. For it is because of these things that (F)the wrath of God is coming [c]upon the [d]sons of disobedience,

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Footnotes

  1. Colossians 3:5 Lit put to death the parts of your body which are upon the earth
  2. Colossians 3:5 Lit is
  3. Colossians 3:6 Two early mss do not contain upon the sons of disobedience
  4. Colossians 3:6 I.e., people opposed to God

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