Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But if thy brother be grieved with thy meat, now walkest thou not charitably. Destroy not him with thy meat, for whom Christ died.

Bible References

Thy brother

Ezekiel 13:22
Because you have disheartened the righteous person with lies, even though I have not caused him grief, and because you have encouraged the wicked person not to turn from his evil way to save his life,
1 Corinthians 8:12
Now when you sin like this against the brothers and wound their weak conscience, you are sinning against Christ.


Romans 13:10
Love does no wrong to a neighbor. Love, therefore, is the fulfillment of the law.
Romans 15:2
Each one of us must please his neighbor for his good, to build him up.
1 Corinthians 8:1
About food offered to idols: We know that “we all have knowledge.” Knowledge inflates with pride, but love builds up.
1 Corinthians 13:1
If I speak human or angelic languages
but do not have love,
I am a sounding gong or a clanging cymbal.
Galatians 5:13
For you were called to be free, brothers; only don’t use this freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but serve one another through love.
Philippians 2:2
fulfill my joy by thinking the same way, having the same love, sharing the same feelings, focusing on one goal.


1 Corinthians 8:11
Then the weak person, the brother for whom Christ died, is ruined by your knowledge.
2 Peter 2:1
But there were also false prophets among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you. They will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, and will bring swift destruction on themselves.
1 John 2:2
He Himself is the propitiation for our sins, and not only for ours, but also for those of the whole world.

General references

Leviticus 11:2
“Tell the Israelites: You may eat all these kinds of land animals.
1 Corinthians 16:14
Your every action must be done with love.
Galatians 2:18
If I rebuild the system I tore down, I show myself to be a lawbreaker.
Philippians 2:5
Make your own attitude that of Christ Jesus,

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