Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For every creature of God is good, and nothing to be refused, if it be received with thanksgiving:

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Acts 11:7
I also heard a voice saying to me, "'Rise, Peter, kill and eat.'
Acts 15:20
Yet let us send them written instructions to abstain from things polluted by connexion with idolatry, from fornication, from meat killed by strangling, and from blood.
Acts 21:25
But as for the Gentiles who have accepted the faith, we have communicated to them our decision that they are carefully to abstain from anything sacrificed to an idol, from blood, from what is strangled, and from fornication."
Romans 14:14
As one who lives in union with the Lord Jesus, I know and am certain that in its own nature no food is 'impure'; but if people regard any food as impure, to them it is.
1 Corinthians 10:23
Everything is allowable, but not everything is profitable. Everything is allowable, but everything does not build others up.

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1 Timothy 5:23
(No longer be a water-drinker; but take a little wine for the sake of your digestion and your frequent ailments.)