Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he said to them, “You yourselves know how
unlawful it is for a man who is a Jew to associate with a foreigner or to visit him; and yet God has shown me that I should not call any man unholy or unclean.
But a voice from heaven answered a second time, ‘
What God has cleansed, no longer consider unholy.’
He made no distinction between us and them, cleansing their hearts by faith.
It is not what enters into the mouth that defiles the man, but what proceeds out of the mouth, this defiles the man.”
Then I looked, and behold, a
white cloud, and sitting on the cloud was one like a son of man, having a golden crown on His head and a sharp sickle in His hand.
1 Corinthians 10:25
Eat anything that is sold in the meat market without asking questions for conscience’ sake;
For prior to the coming of certain men from
James, he used to eat with the Gentiles; but when they came, he began to withdraw and hold himself aloof, fearing the party of the circumcision.
1 Timothy 4:3
forbid marriage and advocate abstaining from foods which God has created to be gratefully shared in by those who believe and know the truth.
To the pure, all things are pure; but to those who are defiled and unbelieving, nothing is pure, but both their mind and their conscience are defiled.
which is a symbol for the present time. Accordingly
both gifts and sacrifices are offered which cannot make the worshiper perfect in conscience,
‘Also the flesh that touches anything unclean shall not be eaten; it shall be burned with fire.
As for other flesh, anyone who is clean may eat such flesh.