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 ye not yet understand, that everything going into the mouth proceeds to the belly, and is cast out in the privy?
Mark 7:19
For it goes not into the heart, but into the belly, and goes forth into the privy, purging all food
Romans 14:17
For the kingdom of God is not food and drink; but justice, and peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit.

But god

1 Corinthians 10:3
And they all ate the same spiritual food
John 6:27
Work not for food perishing, but food remaining to eternal life, which the Son of man will give you: for him God the Father sealed.
Colossians 2:22
Which are all for corruption in the using;) according to the commands and doctrines of men?

But for

1 Corinthians 6:15
Know ye not that your bodies are the members of Christ? having taken the members of Christ, shall I make members of a harlot? It may not be.
1 Corinthians 3:16
Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and the spirit of God dwells in you?
Romans 6:12
Therefore let not sin reign in your mortal body, to listen to it in its passions.
Romans 7:4
Therefore, my brethren, ye also were dead to the law by the body of Christ; for you not to be to another, but to him raised from the dead, that we bring forth fruit to God.
Romans 12:1
I Beseech you therefore, brethren, by the compassions of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, pleasing to God, your reasonable service.
Romans 14:7
For none of us lives to himself, and none dies to himself.
2 Corinthians 5:15
And he died for all, that the living no more live to themselves, but o him having died for them, and having risen.
2 Corinthians 11:2
For I am zealous of you with the zeal of God: for I fitted you to one husband, to present a pure virgin to Christ.
Ephesians 5:23
For the husband is the head of the wife, as also Christ the head of the church: and he is the saviour of the body.
1 Thessalonians 4:3
For this is the will of God, your consecration, that ye should keep away from fornication:

General references

Mark 7:19
For it goes not into the heart, but into the belly, and goes forth into the privy, purging all food