brethren, I would not should be ignorant, how that all fathers under the cloud, and all passed through the sea;  And all baptized unto Moses in the cloud and in the sea;  And all eat the same spiritual meat;  And all drink the same spiritual drink: for they drank of that spiritual Rock that followed them: and that Rock Christ.  But with many of them God not well pleased: for they were overthrown in the wilderness.  Now were examples, to the intent not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.  Neither be ye idolaters, as were some of them; it is written, The people sat down to eat and drink, and rose up to play.  Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell day three and twenty thousand.  Neither let us tempt Christ, as some of them also tempted, and were destroyed of serpents.  Neither murmur ye, some of them also murmured, and were destroyed of the destroyer.  Now happened unto them for ensamples: and they are written for admonition, upon whom the ends of the world are come.  Wherefore him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall.  no temptation taken such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who not suffer to be tempted above that ye are able; but with the temptation also make a way to escape, may be able to bear  Wherefore, dearly beloved, flee from idolatry.  I speak as to wise men; judge what I say.  The cup of blessing which we bless, not the communion of the blood of Christ? The bread which we break, not the communion of the body of Christ?  For being many one bread, and one body: for all partakers of that one bread.  Behold Israel after the flesh: which eat of the sacrifices partakers of the altar?  What say I then? that the idol any thing, or that which is offered in sacrifice to idols any thing?  But I say, that the things which the Gentiles sacrifice, to devils, and not to God: and I would not should have fellowship with devils.  Ye cannot drink the cup of the Lord, and the cup of devils: ye cannot be partakers of the Lord's table, and of the table of devils.  the Lord to jealousy? stronger than he?  All things are lawful but all things not expedient: all things are lawful but all things edify not.  no man seek his own, but another's  Whatsoever is sold in the shambles, that eat, no question conscience sake:  For the earth is the Lord's, and the fulness thereof.  of them that believe not bid to a feast, and ye be disposed to go; whatsoever is set before eat, no question conscience sake.  But if any man say offered in sacrifice unto idols, eat not for his sake that shewed it, and for conscience sake: for the earth is the Lord's, and the fulness thereof:  Conscience, I say, not thine own, but of the other: for liberty judged of another man's conscience?  if I by grace be a partaker, why am I evil spoken of for that for which I give thanks?  Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, all to the glory of God.  Give none offence, neither to the Jews, nor to the Gentiles, nor to the church of God:  Even as I please all things, not seeking mine own profit, but the profit of many, that they may be saved.