Now when they saw some of his disciples eating bread with defiled, that is, unwashed, hands, they found fault.
He said to them, "You yourselves know how it is an unlawful thing for a man who is a Jew to join himself or come to one of another nation, but God has shown me that I shouldn't call any man unholy or unclean.
I know, and am persuaded in the Lord Jesus, that nothing is unclean of itself; except that to him who considers anything to be unclean, to him it is unclean.
Then the presidents and the satraps sought to find occasion against Daniel as touching the kingdom; but they could find no occasion nor fault, because he was faithful, neither was there any error or fault found in him.
Why do you see the speck that is in your brother's eye, but don't consider the beam that is in your own eye?
"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you tithe mint, dill, and cumin, and have left undone the weightier matters of the law: justice, mercy, and faith. But you ought to have done these, and not to have left the other undone.
But Peter said, "Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean."
But I said, 'Not so, Lord, for nothing unholy or unclean has ever entered into my mouth.'