Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Be not carried about with divers and strange doctrines. For it is a good thing that the heart be established with grace; not with meats, which have not profited them that have been occupied therein.

General references

Bible References

It is

Acts 20:32
And now I commit you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up and give to you an inheritance among all the sanctified.
2 Corinthians 1:21
Now he that establishes us with you in Christ, and has anointed us, is God,
Galatians 6:1
Brethren, if even a man be taken in some fault, ye who are spiritual restore such a one in a spirit of meekness, considering thyself lest thou also be tempted.
2 Thessalonians 2:17
encourage your hearts, and establish you in every good work and word.
2 Timothy 2:1
Thou therefore, my child, be strong in the grace which is in Christ Jesus.

Not with

Hebrews 9:9
the which is an image for the present time, according to which both gifts and sacrifices, unable to perfect as to conscience him that worshipped, are offered,
Deuteronomy 14:3
Thou shalt not eat any abominable thing.
Acts 10:14
And Peter said, In no wise, Lord; for I have never eaten anything common or unclean.
Romans 14:2
One man is assured that he may eat all things; but the weak eats herbs.
1 Corinthians 6:13
Meats for the belly, and the belly for meats; but God will bring to nothing both it and them: but the body is not for fornication, but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.
1 Corinthians 8:8
But meat does not commend us to God; neither if we should not eat do we come short; nor if we should eat have we an advantage.
Colossians 2:16
Let none therefore judge you in meat or in drink, or in matter of feast, or new moon, or sabbaths,
1 Timothy 4:3
forbidding to marry, bidding to abstain from meats, which God has created for receiving with thanksgiving for them who are faithful and know the truth.
Titus 1:14
not turning their minds to Jewish fables and commandments of men turning away from the truth.

General references

Leviticus 11:2
Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the animals which ye shall eat of all the beasts which are on the earth.
Luke 5:38
but new wine is to be put into new skins, and both are preserved.