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20 Do not destroy the work of God for the sake of food. Indeed, all things are clean, but evil for the man who eats in offense.

21 It is not good to eat flesh or to drink wine, or to do anything whereby your brother stumbles, or is offended, or made weak.

22 Do you have faith? Have your own, before God. Blessed is the one who does not condemn himself in that thing which he allows.

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20 Do not destroy the work of God for the sake of food.(A) All food is clean,(B) but it is wrong for a person to eat anything that causes someone else to stumble.(C) 21 It is better not to eat meat or drink wine or to do anything else that will cause your brother or sister to fall.(D)

22 So whatever you believe about these things keep between yourself and God. Blessed is the one who does not condemn(E) himself by what he approves.

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