Top 7 Bible Verses About Food

Don’t read the New Testament on an empty stomach. All the talk of bread, wine, and feasting are enough to make you want to run to your local bakery. This is in sharp contrast to the drought and famine so heavily featured in the Old Testament. But, as in everything in the Bible, the placement and discussion of food throughout the passages, is no accident. Read on to discover the ways God uses food to teach us how to find ultimate fullness in Him.Genesis 1:29 Then God said, "I give you every … [Read more...]

What Did Jesus Eat? Popular Bible Foods in the Day of Jesus

What did Jesus eat when He lived on the earth?  Was His diet kosher or do we know?  Did it really matter?  What were the foods available in the days where Jesus walked the earth?Food We Know Jesus Ate We know for sure that Jesus ate fish because Luke 24:41b-43 He asks, “Have you any food here? And they gave him a piece of a broiled fish, and of a honeycomb. And he took it, and did eat before them.”  Some manuscripts don’t have the word “honey” but this is something that was not sinful to eat … [Read more...]