Numbers 25:2; Psalm 106:28; 1 Corinthians 8:4; 1 Corinthians 8:7; 1 Corinthians 8:10; 1 Corinthians 10:27

gThese invited the people to the sacrifices of their gods, and the people ate and bowed down to their gods.


28  Then they ayoked themselves to the aBaal of Peor,

and ate sacrifices offered to bthe dead;


Therefore, as to the eating of food offered to idols, we know that tan idol has no real existence, and that uthere is no God but one.


However, not all possess this knowledge. But some, athrough former association with idols, eat food as really offered to an idol, and btheir conscience, being weak, is defiled.


10 For if anyone sees you who have knowledge eating1 in an idol's temple, will he not be encouraged,2 if his conscience is weak, to eat food offered to idols?


27 If one of the unbelievers invites you to dinner and you are disposed to go, qeat whatever is set before you without raising any question on the ground of conscience.