And Jesus said to them, 'I am the bread of the life; he who is coming unto me may not hunger, and he who is believing in me may not thirst -- at any time;
Daily also continuing with one accord in the temple, breaking also at every house bread, they were partaking of food in gladness and simplicity of heart,
praising God, and having favour with all the people, and the Lord was adding those being saved every day to the assembly.
lo, I have stood at the door, and I knock; if any one may hear my voice, and may open the door, I will come in unto him, and will sup with him, and he with me.
and may He who is supplying seed to the sower, and bread for food, supply and multiply your seed sown, and increase the fruits of your righteousness,
Let no one, then, judge you in eating or in drinking, or in respect of a feast, or of a new moon, or of sabbaths,
which are a shadow of the coming things, and the body is of the Christ;
work not for the food that is perishing, but for the food that is remaining to life age-during, which the Son of Man will give to you, for him did the Father seal --even God.'
'Blessed those hungering and thirsting for righteousness -- because they shall be filled.
let not him who is eating despise him who is not eating: and let not him who is not eating judge him who is eating, for God did receive him.
as new-born babes the word's pure milk desire you, that in it you may grow,
Whether, then, you eat, or drink, or do anything, do all to the glory of God;
But he answering said, 'It has been written, Not upon bread alone does man live, but upon every word coming forth from the mouth of God.'
and having taken the five loaves, and the two fishes, having looked up to the heaven, he blessed them, and brake, and was giving to the disciples to set before the multitude;
and they did eat, and were all filled, and there was taken up what was over to them of broken pieces, twelve baskets.
'Because of this I say to you, be not anxious for your life, what you may eat, and what you may drink, nor for your body, what you may put on. Is not the life more than the nourishment, and the body than the clothing?
for nothing did we bring into the world -- it is manifest that we are able to carry nothing out;
but having food and raiment -- with these we shall suffice ourselves;
but seek you first the reign of God and His righteousness, and all these shall be added to you.