1 Now as touching things offered unto idols, we know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffeth up, but charity edifieth.
2 And if any man think that he knoweth any thing, he knoweth nothing yet as he ought to know.
3 But if any man love God, the same is known of him.
4 As concerning therefore the eating of those things that are offered in sacrifice unto idols, we know that an idol is nothing in the world, and that there is none other God but one.
6 But to us there is but one God, the Father, of whom are all things, and we ina him; and one Lord Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we by him.
References for 1 Corinthians 8:6
    • v 8:6 - in: or, for
      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.
      8 But meat commendeth us not to God: for neither, if we eat, are we the better;b neither, if we eat not, are we the worse.
      References for 1 Corinthians 8:8
        • w 8:8 - are we the better: or, have we the more
          9 But take heed lest by any means this libertyc of yours become a stumblingblock to them that are weak.
          References for 1 Corinthians 8:9
            • x 8:9 - liberty: or, power
              10 For if any man see thee which hast knowledge sit at meat in the idol's temple, shall not the conscience of him which is weak be emboldenedd* to eat those things which are offered to idols;
              References for 1 Corinthians 8:10
                • y 8:10 - emboldened: Gr. edified
                  13 Wherefore, if meat make my brother to offend, I will eat no flesh while the world standeth*, lest I make my brother to offend.