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 stumbling block to them that are weak.
Romans 14:15
But if your brother is grieved with your food, you no longer walk in love. Destroy not him with your food, for whom Christ died.

Edify

1 Corinthians 8:1
Now concerning things offered unto idols, we know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but love edifies.
1 Corinthians 14:3
But he that prophesies speaks unto men to edification, and exhortation, and comfort.
Romans 14:19
Let us therefore follow after the things which make for peace, and things with which one may edify another.
Romans 15:1
We then that are strong ought to bear the weaknesses of the weak, and not to please ourselves.
2 Corinthians 12:19
Again, do you 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 communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers.
1 Thessalonians 5:11
Therefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also you do.
1 Timothy 1:4
Neither give heed to myths and endless genealogies, which cause questions, rather than godly edifying which is in faith: so do.

General references

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