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11 So by your knowledge those weak believers for whom Christ died are destroyed.[a]

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  1. 1 Corinthians 8:11 Gk the weak brother . . . is destroyed

15 If your brother or sister[a] is being injured by what you eat, you are no longer walking in love. Do not let what you eat cause the ruin of one for whom Christ died.

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  1. Romans 14:15 Gk brother

Please Others, Not Yourselves

15 We who are strong ought to put up with the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves. Each of us must please our neighbor for the good purpose of building up the neighbor. For Christ did not please himself; but, as it is written, “The insults of those who insult you have fallen on me.”

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13 Therefore, if food is a cause of their falling,[a] I will never eat meat, so that I may not cause one of them[b] to fall.

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  1. 1 Corinthians 8:13 Gk my brother’s falling
  2. 1 Corinthians 8:13 Gk cause my brother

33 just as I try to please everyone in everything I do, not seeking my own advantage, but that of many, so that they may be saved. 11 Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.

20 Do not, for the sake of food, destroy the work of God. Everything is indeed clean, but it is wrong for you to make others fall by what you eat; 21 it is good not to eat meat or drink wine or do anything that makes your brother or sister[a] stumble.[b]

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  1. Romans 14:21 Gk brother
  2. Romans 14:21 Other ancient authorities add or be upset or be weakened

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