"Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you
shall eat or what you shall drink, nor about your body, what you shall
put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
Therefore do not be anxious, saying, `What shall we eat?' or `What
shall we drink?' or `What shall we wear?'
For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, `He has a
the Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, `Behold, a
glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!' Yet
wisdom is justified by her deeds."
But Jesus answered, "You do not know what you are asking. Are you able
to drink the cup that I am to drink?" They said to him, "We are able."
He said to them, "You will drink my cup, but to sit at my right hand
and at my left is not mine to grant, but it is for those for whom it
has been prepared by my Father."
For as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking,
marrying and giving in marriage, until the day when Noah entered the
and begins to beat his fellow servants, and eats and drinks with the
for I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me
drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me,
Then the righteous will answer him, `Lord, when did we see thee hungry
and feed thee, or thirsty and give thee drink?
for I was hungry and you gave me no food, I was thirsty and you gave me
And he took a cup, and when he had given thanks he gave it to them,
saying, "Drink of it, all of you;
I tell you I shall not drink again of this fruit of the vine until that
day when I drink it new with you in my Father's kingdom."
Again, for the second time, he went away and prayed, "My Father, if
this cannot pass unless I drink it, thy will be done."
they offered him wine to drink, mingled with gall; but when he tasted
it, he would not drink it.
And one of them at once ran and took a sponge, filled it with vinegar,
and put it on a reed, and gave it to him to drink.
For truly, I say to you, whoever gives you a cup of water to drink
because you bear the name of Christ, will by no means lose his reward.
But Jesus said to them, "You do not know what you are asking. Are you
able to drink the cup that I drink, or to be baptized with the baptism
with which I am baptized?"
And they said to him, "We are able." And Jesus said to them, "The cup
that I drink you will drink; and with the baptism with which I am
baptized, you will be baptized;
Truly, I say to you, I shall not drink again of the fruit of the vine
until that day when I drink it new in the kingdom of God."
And one ran and, filling a sponge full of vinegar, put it on a reed and
gave it to him to drink, saying, "Wait, let us see whether Elijah will
come to take him down."
they will pick up serpents, and if they drink any deadly thing, it will
not hurt them; they will lay their hands on the sick, and they will
for he will be great before the Lord, and he shall drink no wine nor
strong drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit, even from his
And the Pharisees and their scribes murmured against his disciples,
saying, "Why do you eat and drink with tax collectors and sinners?"
And they said to him, "The disciples of John fast often and offer
prayers, and so do the disciples of the Pharisees, but yours eat and
And no one after drinking old wine desires new; for he says, `The old
For John the Baptist has come eating no bread and drinking no wine; and
you say, `He has a demon.'
The Son of man has come eating and drinking; and you say, `Behold, a
glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!'
And remain in the same house, eating and drinking what they provide,
for the laborer deserves his wages; do not go from house to house.
And I will say to my soul, Soul, you have ample goods laid up for many
years; take your ease, eat, drink, be merry.'
And do not seek what you are to eat and what you are to drink, nor be
of anxious mind.
But if that servant says to himself, `My master is delayed in coming,'
and begins to beat the menservants and the maidservants, and to eat and
drink and get drunk,
Will he not rather say to him, `Prepare supper for me, and gird
yourself and serve me, till I eat and drink; and afterward you shall
eat and drink'?
for I tell you that from now on I shall not drink of the fruit of the
vine until the kingdom of God comes."
that you may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom, and sit on
thrones judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
There came a woman of Samaria to draw water. Jesus said to her,
"Give me a drink."
The Samaritan woman said to him, "How is it that you, a Jew, ask a
drink of me, a woman of Samaria?" For Jews have no dealings with
Jesus answered her, "If you knew the gift of God, and who it is that is
saying to you, `Give me a drink,' you would have asked him, and he
would have given you living water."
Jesus said to her, "Every one who drinks of this water will thirst
but whoever drinks of the water that I shall give him will never
thirst; the water that I shall give him will become in him a spring of
water welling up to eternal life."
So Jesus said to them, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless you eat the
flesh of the Son of man and drink his blood, you have no life in you;
he who eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will
raise him up at the last day.
For my flesh is food indeed, and my blood is drink indeed.
He who eats my flesh and drinks my blood abides in me, and I in him.
On the last day of the feast, the great day, Jesus stood up and
proclaimed, "If any one thirst, let him come to me and drink.
Jesus said to Peter, "Put your sword into its sheath; shall I not drink
the cup which the Father has given me?"
When it was day, the Jews made a plot and bound themselves by an oath
neither to eat nor drink till they had killed Paul.
But do not yield to them; for more than forty of their men lie in
ambush for him, having bound themselves by an oath neither to eat nor
drink till they have killed him; and now they are ready, waiting for
the promise from you."
No, "if your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him
drink; for by so doing you will heap burning coals upon his head."
For the kingdom of God is not food and drink but righteousness and
peace and joy in the Holy Spirit;
it is right not to eat meat or drink wine or do anything that makes
your brother stumble.
Do we not have the right to our food and drink?
and all drank the same supernatural drink. For they drank from the
supernatural Rock which followed them, and the Rock was Christ.
Do not be idolaters as some of them were; as it is written, "The people
sat down to eat and drink and rose up to dance."
You cannot drink the cup of the Lord and the cup of demons. You cannot
partake of the table of the Lord and the table of demons.
So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory
What! Do you not have houses to eat and drink in? Or do you despise the
church of God and humiliate those who have nothing? What shall I say to
you? Shall I commend you in this? No, I will not.
In the same way also the cup, after supper, saying, "This cup is the
new covenant in my blood. Do this, as often as you drink it, in
remembrance of me."
For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the
Lord's death until he comes.
Whoever, therefore, eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in
an unworthy manner will be guilty of profaning the body and blood of
Let a man examine himself, and so eat of the bread and drink of the cup.
For any one who eats and drinks without discerning the body eats and
drinks judgment upon himself.
For by one Spirit we were all baptized into one body--Jews or Greeks,
slaves or free--and all were made to drink of one Spirit.
What do I gain if, humanly speaking, I fought with beasts at Ephesus?
If the dead are not raised, "Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die."
Therefore let no one pass judgment on you in questions of food and
drink or with regard to a festival or a new moon or a sabbath.
No longer drink only water, but use a little wine for the sake of
your stomach and your frequent ailments.
Bid the older women likewise to be reverent in behavior, not to be
slanderers or slaves to drink; they are to teach what is good,
but deal only with food and drink and various ablutions, regulations
for the body imposed until the time of reformation.
Another angel, a second, followed, saying, "Fallen, fallen is Babylon
the great, she who made all nations drink the wine of her impure
he also shall drink the wine of God's wrath, poured unmixed into the
cup of his anger, and he shall be tormented with fire and sulphur in
the presence of the holy angels and in the presence of the Lamb.
For men have shed the blood of saints and prophets, and thou hast given
them blood to drink. It is their due!"