Don't let him who eats despise him who doesn't eat. Don't let him who doesn't eat judge him who eats, for God has accepted him.
He spoke also this parable to certain people who were convinced of their own righteousness, and who despised all others.
But you, why do you judge your brother? Or you again, why do you despise your brother? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of Christ.
Therefore let's not judge one another any more, but judge this rather, that no man put a stumbling block in his brother's way, or an occasion for falling.
Indeed, who despises the day of small things? For these seven shall rejoice, and shall see the plumb line in the hand of Zerubbabel. These are the eyes of Yahweh, which run back and forth through the whole earth."
"Don't judge, so that you won't be judged.
Then John's disciples came to him, saying, "Why do we and the Pharisees fast often, but your disciples don't fast?"
For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon.'
See that you don't despise one of these little ones, for I tell you that in heaven their angels always see the face of my Father who is in heaven.
While Peter was still speaking these words, the Holy Spirit fell on all those who heard the word.
God, who knows the heart, testified about them, giving them the Holy Spirit, just like he did to us.
Yet if because of food your brother is grieved, you walk no longer in love. Don't destroy with your food him for whom Christ died.
It is good to not eat meat, drink wine, nor do anything by which your brother stumbles, is offended, or is made weak.
And through your knowledge, he who is weak perishes, the brother for whose sake Christ died.
Conscience, I say, not your own, but the other's conscience. For why is my liberty judged by another conscience?
Let no one therefore judge you in eating, or in drinking, or with respect to a feast day or a new moon or a Sabbath day,