Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not.
Things are lawful
1 Corinthians 6:12
All things are lawful for me; but all are not profitable. All things are lawful for me; but I will not be brought under the control of any.
1 Corinthians 8:9
But take heed, lest this liberty of yours become a stumbling-block to the weak.
For, if because of your food your brother is aggrieved, you are no longer walking in accordance with love. Destroy not with your food him for whom Christ died.
1 Corinthians 8:1
Now, concerning the things sacrificed to idols, we know because we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.
1 Corinthians 14:3
But he that prophesies speaks to men to edification and exhortation and comfort.
So, then, let us follow after the things productive of peace, and the things that tend to mutual edification.
Now we, the strong, ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves.
2 Corinthians 12:19
Think ye all this time that we are excusing ourselves to you? Before God in Christ we are speaking; and all, beloved, for your edification.
Let no corrupt speech proceed out of your mouth, but whatever is good for the supplying of the need, that it may give grace to those who hear.
1 Thessalonians 5:11
Wherefore, exhort one another, and build up one another, as also ye do.
1 Timothy 1:4
nor to give heed to fables and endless genealogies; which, indeed, occasion disputes rather than God's dispensation, which is in faith, so do I now.
2 Corinthians 6:3
giving no occasion of stumbling in anything, that our ministry be not blamed;