Romans 14:4-14 NIV

4 Who are you to judge someone else's servant?1 To his own master he stands or falls. And he will stand, for the Lord is able to make him stand.

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5 One man considers one day more sacred than another;2 another man considers every day alike. Each one should be fully convinced in his own mind.

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6 He who regards one day as special, does so to the Lord. He who eats meat, eats to the Lord, for he gives thanks to God;3 and he who abstains, does so to the Lord and gives thanks to God.

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7 For none of us lives to himself alone4 and none of us dies to himself alone.

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8 If we live, we live to the Lord; and if we die, we die to the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord.5

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9 For this very reason, Christ died and returned to life6 so that he might be the Lord of both the dead and the living.7

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10 You, then, why do you judge your brother? Or why do you look down on8 your brother? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.9

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      11 It is written: " 'As surely as I live,'10 says the Lord, 'every knee will bow before me; every tongue will confess to God.' "a11

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      12 So then, each of us will give an account of himself to God.12

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      13 Therefore let us stop passing judgment13 on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in your brother's way.14

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          14 As one who is in the Lord Jesus, I am fully convinced that no foodb is unclean in itself.15 But if anyone regards something as unclean, then for him it is unclean.16

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            • b 14:14 - Or "that nothing"