For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with gratitude;
God saw all that He had made, and behold, it was very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.
I know and am convinced in the Lord Jesus that nothing is unclean in itself; but to him who thinks anything to be unclean, to him it is unclean.
"The Rock! His work is perfect, For all His ways are just; A God of faithfulness and without injustice, Righteous and upright is He.
"I also heard a voice saying to me, 'Get up, Peter; kill and eat.'
but that we write to them that they abstain from things contaminated by idols and from fornication and from what is strangled and from blood.
that you abstain from things sacrificed to idols and from blood and from things strangled and from fornication; if you keep yourselves free from such things, you will do well. Farewell."
"But concerning the Gentiles who have believed, we wrote, having decided that they should abstain from meat sacrificed to idols and from blood and from what is strangled and from fornication."
Do not tear down the work of God for the sake of food All things indeed are clean, but they are evil for the man who eats and gives offense.
All things are lawful, but not all things are profitable All things are lawful, but not all things edify.
Eat anything that is sold in the meat market without asking questions for conscience' sake;
men who forbid marriage and advocate abstaining from foods which God has created to be gratefully shared in by those who believe and know the truth.