Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Unto the pure all things are pure: but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure; but even their mind and conscience is defiled.
But the Lord said to him, "Now you Pharisees clean the outside of the cup and dish, but inside you are full of greed and wickedness.
And the voice came to him again a second time, "What God has cleansed, you must not call common."
I know and am convinced in the Lord Jesus that nothing is unclean in itself; but if anyone regards something as unclean, then for him it is unclean.
1 Corinthians 6:12
"All things are lawful for me," but not all things are helpful. "All things are lawful for me," but I will not be mastered by anything.
1 Corinthians 10:23
"All things are lawful," but not all things are helpful. "All things are lawful," but not all things build up.
1 Timothy 4:3
who forbid marriage and advocate abstaining from foods which God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and know the truth.
1 Corinthians 8:7
However, not all possess this knowledge. But some, being accustomed to idols, eat food as really sacrificed to an idol; and their conscience, being weak, is defiled.
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 true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water.
And so I do my best always to have a clear conscience before God and men.