And Jesus said to them, »I am the bread of life. He who comes to me shall never hunger, and he who believes in me shall never thirst.
And day by day, attending the temple together and breaking bread in their homes, they ate together with glad and sincere hearts,
praising God and having favor with all the people. And the Lord added to their number day by day those who were being saved.
Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If any one hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.
Now he who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will also supply and increase your store of seed and will multiply the harvest of your righteousness.
Therefore let no one judge you in questions of food or drink or with regard to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath day.
These things are only a shadow of what is to come; but the substance belongs to Christ.
Do not labor for the food which perishes, but for the food which endures to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give to you; for on him has God the Father set his seal.«
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness,for they shall be filled.
Let not him who eats despise him who does not, and let not him who does not eat pass judgment on him who eats; for God has accepted him.
Like newborn babes, long for the pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation,
So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
But he answered, »It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone,but by every word that proceedsfrom the mouth of God.«
Taking the five loaves and the two fish and looking up to heaven, he blessed and broke them, and gave them to the disciples to set before the people.
They all ate and were satisfied, and they took up twelve baskets of broken pieces that were left over.
»Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink; nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
For we brought nothing into the world, and we cannot take anything out of it.
But if we have food and clothing, with these we shall be content.
But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things shall be given to you as well.