Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Meats for the belly, and the belly for meats: but God shall destroy both it and them. Now the body is not for fornication, but for the Lord; and the Lord for the body.

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Bible References

Meats for

Matthew 15:17
Do you not yet see that whatever enters the mouth goes into the stomach and is eliminated?
Mark 7:19
since it does not enter his heart but his stomach, and so passes on?" (Thus he declared all foods clean.)
Romans 14:17
For the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit;

But god

1 Corinthians 10:3
and all ate the same spiritual food;
John 6:27
Do not labor for the food which perishes, but for the food which endures to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give to you; for on him has God the Father set his seal."
Colossians 2:22
(referring to things which are all destined perish with use), according to human commandments and teachings?

But for

1 Corinthians 6:15
Do you not know that your bodies are members of Christ? Shall I then take the members of Christ and make them members of a prostitute? Never!
1 Corinthians 3:16
Do you not know that you are God's temple and that God's Spirit dwells in you?
Romans 6:12
Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body, that you obey its passions.
Romans 7:4
Likewise, my brethren, you have died to the law through the body of Christ, so that you may belong to another, to him who was raised from the dead, in order that we may bear fruit to God.
Romans 12:1
I appeal to you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.
Romans 14:7
For none of us lives to himself, and none of us dies to himself.
2 Corinthians 5:15
And he died for all, that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised again.
2 Corinthians 11:2
I am jealous for you with a godly jealousy; for I betrothed you to one husband, so that to Christ I might present you as a pure virgin.
Ephesians 5:23
For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is himself the Savior.
1 Thessalonians 4:3
For this is the will of God, your sanctification: that is, that you should abstain from sexual immorality;

General references

Mark 7:19
since it does not enter his heart but his stomach, and so passes on?" (Thus he declared all foods clean.)