Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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Then said I, Ah Lord GOD! behold, my soul hath not been polluted: for from my youth up even till now have I not eaten of that which dieth of itself, or is torn in pieces; neither came there abominable flesh into my mouth.

My soul

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Bible References

Ah

Ezekiel 9:8
As they were striking the people and I alone was left, I fell on my face and cried out saying, “Alas, Lord God! Are You destroying the whole remnant of Israel by pouring out Your wrath on Jerusalem?”
Ezekiel 20:49
Then I said, “Ah Lord God! They are saying of me, ‘Is he not just speaking parables?’”
Jeremiah 1:6
Then I said, “Alas, Lord God!
Behold, I do not know how to speak,
Because I am a youth.”

My soul

Acts 10:14
But Peter said, “By no means, Lord, for I have never eaten anything unholy and unclean.”

Have i

Exodus 22:31
You shall be holy men to Me, therefore you shall not eat any flesh torn to pieces in the field; you shall throw it to the dogs.
Leviticus 11:39
‘Also if one of the animals dies which you have for food, the one who touches its carcass becomes unclean until evening.
Leviticus 17:15
When any person eats an animal which dies or is torn by beasts, whether he is a native or an alien, he shall wash his clothes and bathe in water, and remain unclean until evening; then he will become clean.

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Leviticus 11:2
“Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, ‘These are the creatures which you may eat from all the animals that are on the earth.
Deuteronomy 14:3
You shall not eat any detestable thing.