Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Let not him that eateth despise him that eateth not; and let not him which eateth not judge him that eateth: for God hath received him.

General references

Bible References

Despise

Romans 14:10
But why do you [who eat only certain foods] condemn your brother [who feels he can eat anything]? Or, indeed, why do you [i.e., who feels he can eat anything] look down on your brother [i.e., who eats only certain foods]? For all of us will have to stand before the judgment bar of God.
Matthew 18:10
Make sure you do not look down on any one of these little ones [i.e., humble followers of Christ]. For I tell you, their angels in heaven always see the face of my Father in heaven. {[{[Some ancient manuscripts include verse
Luke 18:9
Then Jesus told this parable to certain ones who were relying on their own goodness and putting everyone else down:
1 Corinthians 8:11
So, this weak brother, for whose sake Christ died, becomes [spiritually] destroyed, [and all] because of your "knowledge" [i.e., you know that such eating is harmless, but your weak brother does not know this, so he is led into sin by your unloving example].

For

Acts 10:34
Then Peter began to speak. He said, "I perceive that God truly does not show favoritism toward anyone,
Acts 15:8
And God, who knows [all people's] hearts, gave His testimony [to their acceptance] by giving them the Holy Spirit just as He did to us [See 11:15-17].

General references

Matthew 7:1
"Do not pass [condemning] judgment [on other people] so that you do not receive such judgment [on yourselves].