1 Corinthians 3:17

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


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.
New King James Version

If anyone defiles the temple of God, God will destroy him. For the temple of God is holy, which temple you 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.
New International Version

If anyone destroys God’s temple, God will destroy him; for God’s temple is sacred, and you are that temple.
The Amplified Bible

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 ekklesia and its individual believers] are.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

anyone who morally corrupts the inner sanctuary of God, this person God will bring to the place of ruin, for the inner sanctuary of God is holy, of which holy character you are.
Phillips’ Modern English

God will destroy anyone who defiles His temple, for His temple is holy – and that is exactly what you are!
Williams’ Language of the People

If anyone destroys God’s temple, God will destroy him. For God’s temple is sacred to Him, and you are that temple.
 
1 Cor. 3:16 π 1 Cor. 3:18
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  18. The Power of “Church” Deception - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) Those ensnared in obvious sin are more likely to attain to liberty than those ensnared by “church” deceptions because so few recognize how unScriptural the “church” has become.

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