Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the swine, because it divideth the hoof, yet cheweth not the cud, it is unclean unto you: ye shall not eat of their flesh, nor touch their dead carcase.

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Bible References

The swine

Isaiah 65:4
that sit among the graves, and lodge in the secret places; that eat swine's flesh, and broth of abominable things is in their vessels;
Isaiah 66:3
He that killeth an ox is as he that slayeth a man; he that sacrificeth a lamb, as he that breaketh a dog's neck; he that offereth an oblation, as he that offereth'swine's blood; he that burneth frankincense, as he that blesseth an idol. Yea, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delighteth in their abominations:
Luke 15:15
And he went and joined himself to one of the citizens of that country; and he sent him into his fields to feed swine.
2 Peter 2:22
It has happened unto them according to the true proverb, The dog turning to his own vomit again, and the sow that had washed to wallowing in the mire.

General references

Leviticus 11:2
Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the living things which ye may eat among all the beasts that are on the earth.