Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wherefore say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Ye eat with the blood, and lift up your eyes toward your idols, and shed blood: and shall ye possess the land?
Only you shall not eat flesh with its life, that is,
It is a
perpetual statute throughout your generations in all your dwellings: you shall not eat any fat or any blood.’”
You are not to eat any blood, either of bird or animal, in any of your dwellings.
And any man from the house of Israel, or from the aliens who sojourn among them, who eats any blood, I will set My face against that person who eats blood and will cut him off from among his people.
‘You shall not eat anything
with the blood, nor practice divination or soothsaying.
Only you shall not eat the blood; you are to pour it out on the ground like water.
1 Samuel 14:32
The people rushed greedily upon the spoil, and took sheep and oxen and calves, and slew them on the ground; and the people ate them with the blood.
but that we write to them that they abstain from
things contaminated by idols and from fornication and from what is strangled and from blood.
But concerning the Gentiles who have believed, we wrote,
having decided that they should abstain from meat sacrificed to idols and from blood and from what is strangled and from fornication.”
and does not
eat at the mountain shrines or lift up his eyes to the idols of the house of Israel, or defile his neighbor’s wife or approach a woman during her menstrual period—
And beware not to lift up your eyes to heaven and see the sun and the moon and the stars,
all the host of heaven, and be drawn away and worship them and serve them, those which the Lord your God has allotted to all the peoples under the whole heaven.
He who has clean hands and a pure heart,
Who has not
lifted up his soul to falsehood
And has not
Who has not
And has not
all the men who were aware that their wives were burning sacrifices to other gods, along with all the women who were standing by, as a large assembly, including all the people who were living in Pathros in the land of Egypt, responded to Jeremiah, saying,
Then He said to me, “The iniquity of the house of Israel and Judah is very, very great, and the land is
filled with blood and the city is full of perversion; for they say, ‘The Lord has forsaken the land, and the Lord does not see!’
rulers of Israel, each according to his power, have been in you for the purpose of shedding blood.
Will you steal, murder, and commit adultery and swear falsely, and
offer sacrifices to Baal and walk after other gods that you have not known,