Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat.

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Bible References

The life

Leviticus 3:17
It is a perpetual statute throughout your generations in all your dwellings: you shall not eat any fat or any blood.’”
Leviticus 7:26
You are not to eat any blood, either of bird or animal, in any of your dwellings.
Leviticus 17:10
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.
Leviticus 19:26
‘You shall not eat anything with the blood, nor practice divination or soothsaying.
Deuteronomy 12:16
Only you shall not eat the blood; you are to pour it out on the ground like water.
Deuteronomy 14:21
You shall not eat anything which dies of itself. You may give it to the alien who is in your town, so that he may eat it, or you may sell it to a foreigner, for you are a holy people to the Lord your God. You shall not boil a young goat in its mother’s milk.
Deuteronomy 15:23
Only you shall not eat its blood; you are to pour it out on the ground like water.
1 Samuel 14:34
Saul said, “Disperse yourselves among the people and say to them, ‘Each one of you bring me his ox or his sheep, and slaughter it here and eat; and do not sin against the Lord by eating with the blood.’” So all the people that night brought each one his ox with him and slaughtered it there.
Acts 15:20
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.
1 Timothy 4:4
For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with gratitude;

General references

Leviticus 17:14
For as for the life of all flesh, its blood is identified with its life. Therefore I said to the sons of Israel, ‘You are not to eat the blood of any flesh, for the life of all flesh is its blood; whoever eats it shall be cut off.’
Deuteronomy 12:16
Only you shall not eat the blood; you are to pour it out on the ground like water.