Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not.

General references

Bible References

Things are lawful

1 Corinthians 6:12
All things are lawful unto me, but all things are not expedient; all things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any.
1 Corinthians 8:9
But take heed lest by any means this liberty of yours becomes a stumblingblock to those that are weak.
Romans 14:15
But if thy brother is grieved because of thy food, now thou dost not walk in charity. Do not destroy him with thy food, for whom Christ died.

Edify

1 Corinthians 8:1
Now as concerning things offered unto idols, we know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but charity edifies.
1 Corinthians 14:3
But he that prophesies speaks unto men for edification and exhortation and comfort.
Romans 14:19
Let us, therefore, follow after the things which make for peace and the edification of each one to the others.
Romans 15:1
We then that are stronger ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not please ourselves.
2 Corinthians 12:19
Again, do ye think that we excuse ourselves unto you? We speak before God in Christ, but we do all things, dearly beloved, for your edifying.
Ephesians 4:29
Let no corrupt word proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good for edification, that it may minister grace unto the hearers.
1 Thessalonians 5:11
Therefore comfort and edify one another, even as ye do.
1 Timothy 1:4
nor give heed to fables and endless genealogies, which generate questions other than that the edification of God is by faith.

General references

2 Corinthians 6:3
Giving no offense in anything, that the ministry not be blamed,