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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It is

Acts 20:32
and now, my brethren, I recommend you to God, and to his gracious dispensation, which is able to improve you, and secure to you the inheritance with those who are sanctify'd.
2 Corinthians 1:21
now it is God who keeps you fix'd in the doctrine of Christ; who has appointed me,
Galatians 6:1
Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, do you, who are spiritual, restore him with all gentleness, taking heed lest you yourselves be overcome by temptation.
2 Thessalonians 2:17
and establish you in all sound doctrine and virtue.
2 Timothy 2:1
As for you, my son, strenuously acquit yourself of the charge you have receiv'd from Christ Jesus.

Not with

Hebrews 9:9
This type subsists to the present time, both gifts and sacrifices being still offered, which cannot purify the mind of him that officiates
Acts 10:14
but Peter said, not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean.
Romans 14:2
for one makes no difficulty of eating all sorts of food: another is so scrupulous, he lives upon herbs.
1 Corinthians 6:13
"meat is design'd for the belly, and the belly for meat:" true, yet God has design'd both for destruction. now the body is not design'd for licentiousness, but for the glory of the Lord; since the Lord died for the glorification of the body:
1 Corinthians 8:8
meat does not recommend us to God: if we eat, we are not the better men; if we don't eat, we are not the worse.
Colossians 2:16
Let no man therefore condemn you for meats or drinks, or in respect of feasts, or new moons, or sabbaths:
1 Timothy 4:3
interdicting marriage; and the use of animal food; which God created for the repast of the faithful, who embrace the truth with thankfulness.
Titus 1:14
not doating on Jewish Fables, and the tenets of men, that deviate from the truth.

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Luke 5:38
but new wine must be put into new skins, and both will be preserv'd.