To the pure, all things are pure; but to those who are defiled and unbelieving, nothing is pure, but both their mind and their conscience are defiled.
Do not tear down the work of God for the sake of food. All things indeed are clean, but they are evil for the man who eats and gives offense.
But he who doubts is condemned if he eats, because his eating is not from faith; and whatever is not from faith is sin.
I know and am convinced in the Lord Jesus that nothing is unclean in itself; but to him who thinks anything to be unclean, to him it is unclean.
But the things that proceed out of the mouth come from the heart, and those defile the man.
Again a voice came to him a second time, “What God has cleansed, no longer consider unholy.”
Haughty eyes and a proud heart,
The lamp of the wicked, is sin.
Then Haggai said, “If one who is unclean from a corpse touches any of these, will the latter become unclean?” And the priests answered, “It will become unclean.”
“Say to all the people of the land and to the priests, ‘When you fasted and mourned in the fifth and seventh months these seventy years, was it actually for Me that you fasted?
But the Lord said to him, “Now you Pharisees clean the outside of the cup and of the platter; but inside of you, you are full of robbery and wickedness.
All things are lawful for me, but not all things are profitable. All things are lawful for me, but I will not be mastered by anything.
However not all men have this knowledge; but some, being accustomed to the idol until now, eat food as if it were sacrificed to an idol; and their conscience being weak is defiled.
All things are lawful, but not all things are profitable. All things are lawful, but not all things edify.
Eat anything that is sold in the meat market without asking questions for conscience’ sake;
Whether, then, you eat or drink or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
Therefore whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner, shall be guilty of the body and the blood of the Lord.
men who forbid marriage and advocate abstaining from foods which God has created to be gratefully shared in by those who believe and know the truth.
and constant friction between men of depraved mind and deprived of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain.
how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered Himself without blemish to God, cleanse your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?
let us draw near with a sincere heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water.