The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
CO1 8:5 For though there be that are called gods, whether in heaven or
in earth, (as there be gods many, and lords many,)
CO1 8:6 But to us there is but one God, the Father, of whom are all
things, and we in him; and one Lord Jesus Christ, by whom are all
things, and we by him.
CO1 8:7 Howbeit there is not in every man that knowledge: for some with
conscience of the idol unto this hour eat it as a thing offered unto an
idol; and their conscience being weak is defiled.
CO1 8:8 But meat commendeth us not to God: for neither, if we eat, are
we the better; neither, if we eat not, are we the worse.
CO1 8:9 But take heed lest by any means this liberty of your's become a
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