Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know the truth.

Bible References

Forbidding

Daniel 11:37
He will not pay respect to the gods of his ancestors, or to [the] darling of women, and not to any god will he pay respect, for he will consider himself great over all [gods].
1 Corinthians 7:28
But if you marry, you have not sinned, and if the virgin marries, she has not sinned. But such people will have affliction in the flesh, and I would spare you.
Hebrews 13:4
Marriage [must be] held in honor by all, and the marriage bed [be] undefiled, because God will judge sexually immoral people and adulterers.

To abstain

Romans 14:3
The one who eats must not despise the one who does not eat, and the one who does not eat must not judge the one who eats, because God has accepted him.
1 Corinthians 8:8
But food does not bring us close to God. For neither if we eat do we have more, nor if we do not eat do we lack.
Colossians 2:20
If you have died with Christ to the elemental spirits of the world, why do you submit [to them] as [if] living in the world?
Hebrews 13:9
Do not be carried away by various and strange teachings, for [it is] good [for] the heart to be strengthened by grace, not by foods by which those who participate have not benefited.

With

1 Timothy 4:4
because everything created by God [is] good and nothing [is to be] rejected [if it is] received with thankfulness,
1 Samuel 9:13
As soon as you enter the town, you will find him, before he goes up to the high place to eat. For the people will not eat until he comes, because he must bless the sacrifice. Then afterward the invited [guests] will eat. So then, go up, because you will find him today!"
Matthew 14:19
And he commanded the crowds to recline for a meal on the grass. Taking the five loaves and the two fish [and] looking up to heaven, he gave thanks. And [after] breaking [them], he gave the loaves to the disciples, and the disciples [gave them] to the crowds.
Matthew 15:36
he took the seven loaves and the fish and [after he] had given thanks, he broke [them] and began giving [them] to the disciples, and the disciples [gave them] to the crowds.
Luke 24:30
And it happened that when he reclined at the table with them, he took the bread [and] gave thanks, and [after] breaking [it], he gave [it] to them.
John 6:23
Other boats from Tiberias came near the place where they had eaten the bread [after] the Lord had given thanks.
Acts 27:35
And [after he] said these [things] and took bread, he gave thanks to God in front of [them] all, and [after] breaking [it], he began to eat.
Romans 14:6
The one who is intent on the day is intent on [it] for the Lord, and the one who eats eats for the Lord, because he is thankful to God, and the one who does not eat does not eat for the Lord, and he is thankful to God.
1 Corinthians 10:30
If I partake with thankfulness, why am I slandered concerning that for which I give thanks?
Colossians 3:17
and everything {whatever} you do in word or in deed, giving thanks [for] all [things] in the name of the Lord Jesus to God the Father through him.

Believe

1 Timothy 2:4
who wants all people to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth.
John 8:31
Then Jesus said to those Jews who had believed him, "If you continue in my word you are truly my disciples,
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we ought to give thanks to God always concerning you, brothers [dearly] loved by the Lord, because God has chosen you [as] first fruits for salvation by the sanctification of the Spirit and faith in the truth,

General references

Genesis 1:28
And God blessed them, and God said to them, "Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth and subdue it, and rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of heaven, and over every animal that moves upon the earth."
Leviticus 15:8
And if the person who discharges spits on [one who is] clean, then that one shall wash is garments, and he shall wash [himself] with water, and he shall be unclean until the evening.
Proverbs 14:25
He who saves lives [is] a witness of truth, but he who utters lies [is] a betrayer.
Matthew 19:10
The disciples said to him, "If this is the case of a man with his wife, it would be better not to marry!"
Colossians 2:21
"Do not handle, do not taste, do not touch,"