Meat (brwsin). Originally the act of eating ( Romans 14:17 ) from bibrwskw, but soon and commonly as that which is eaten like brwma once in John (verse Romans 34 ). So here and Romans 6:27 Romans 6:55 . Cf. vernacular English "good eating," "good eats." I ... ye (egw ... umei). Emphatic contrast. Spiritual food Jesus had.