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1 Cor 10:22
? We are not
than He, are we?
1 Cor 10:22
Do we [really] provoke the Lord to jealousy [when we eat food sacrificed to handmade "gods" at pagan feasts]? Are we [spiritually] stronger than He? [Certainly not! He knows that the idols are nothing. But we deeply
offend Him.] [Deut 32:21; Eccl 6:10; Is 45:9]
Amplified 2015 Translator's Notes:
Literal renderings, alternate translations or explanations.
The offense consists of becoming "partners with demons" (v 20) merely to enjoy the pagan meal as an exercise of the believer's liberty.
NASB Cross References:
'They have made Me jealous with
is not God;
They have provoked Me to anger with their idols.
So I will make them jealous with
are not a people;
I will provoke them to anger with a foolish nation,
¶ Whatever exists has already been named, and it is known what man is; for he cannot dispute with him who is stronger than he is.
Hebrew-Aramaic & Greek Dictionary:
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; a prim. conjunc. used disjunctively or cptv.;
either(4), nor(1), or(282), or else(4), other than(1), rather(1), rather than(2), than(36), than...or(1), whether(1).
2480; strong, mighty:--
loud(1), mightier(3), mighty(3), mighty men(1), severe(1), strong(13), strong man(1), strong man's(1), strong man's(1), stronger(3).
(authority); lord, master:--
lord(10), Lord(626), Lord of lords(2), Lord's(12), lords(1), master(38), master's(3), masters(8), masters'(1), owner(6), owners(1), sir(11), sirs(1).
2206; to provoke to jealousy:--
make...jealous(2), move to jealousy(1), provoke...to jealousy(1).
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