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.

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Bible References

It is

Acts 20:32
Now I commit you to the Lord, and to the message of his favor, which will build you up and give you a place among those whom God has consecrated.
2 Corinthians 1:21
But it is God who guarantees us and you to Christ; he has anointed us
Galatians 6:1
But if a man is caught doing something wrong, brothers, you are spiritual, and you must set him right, in a spirit of gentleness. Think of yourself, for you may be tempted too.
2 Thessalonians 2:17
encourage you and strengthen you to do and say everything that is right.
2 Timothy 2:1
So you, my son, must find strength in the blessing that comes through Christ Jesus.

Not with

Hebrews 9:9
And all this looked toward the present time and was symbolic of the fact that the mere offering of material gifts and sacrifices cannot inwardly qualify the worshiper to approach God,
Acts 10:14
But Peter said, "Never, sir! For I have never eaten anything that was not ceremonially cleansed."
Romans 14:2
One man's faith allows him to eat anything, while the overscrupulous man eats nothing but vegetables.
1 Corinthians 6:13
It is true, food is meant for the stomach, and the stomach for the food, but God will put an end to both of them. But the body is not meant for immorality, but for the service of the Lord, and the Lord is for the body to serve.
1 Corinthians 8:8
But food is not going to affect our standing with God. We are none the worse if we do not eat it, and none the better if we do.
Colossians 2:16
So no one can call you to account for what you eat or drink, or do about annual or monthly feasts or Sabbaths.
1 Timothy 4:3
who forbid people to marry and insist on abstinence from certain kinds of food that God created for men who believe and understand the truth to enjoy and give thanks for.
Titus 1:14
and not study Jewish fictions or commands given by men who reject the truth.

General references

Luke 5:38
New wine has to be put into fresh skins.